Philippines: El Nada in El Nido

If the Philippines has taught me anything it's to expect the unexpected, more so than any other place I've been too. And this was probably best embodied in El Nido, a stunning paradise where I was to spend New Year. Sun, sea, sand, island hopping and relaxation awaited me. The reality was very different. Someone … Continue reading Philippines: El Nada in El Nido

Philippines: Puerto Princesa

I wasn't taking any chances. My flight to Puerto Princesa was at 5.20am on 28th December. I arrived at Ninoy Airport at 9pm on 27th December. A gruelling 8 hour wait awaited me in an airport whose Wi-Fi takes slow to whole new levels. But I didn't care. I was leaving Manila and it'd be … Continue reading Philippines: Puerto Princesa