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Survival tips for every worst-case travel scenario

By on September 18, 2015
The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Travel is not exactly the best literature to read when your plane is already cruising at 33,000 ft.
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Ed Viesturs’ No Shortcuts to the Top | a book review

By on June 10, 2015
On May 12, 2005, high-altitude mountaineer Ed Viesturs finally summited Annapurna, the tenth highest mountain in the world. It was probably one of his most memorable climbs since this particular massif has denied him the summit twice in the past.
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Sketchtravel – around the world, one sketch at a time

By on March 31, 2015
To say that Sketchtravel is a 'beautiful compilation,' would be a gross understatement however. It is definitely that of course, but what Daisuke, Gerald and all the other artists came up was also mind-blowing, staggering and awesome at the same time.

Foodie Guides for 2015: Claude Tayag’s Linamnam and Eat Out Now!

By on January 25, 2015
Despite my resolve to start 2015 on a healthier note, I got myself two foodie guides that will most likely derail me from reaching my target weight by the end of the year.
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Review – Anthony Bourdain’s Get Jiro

By on March 17, 2014
Before I left Manila, I gave a good friend a copy of Anthony Bourdain's first graphic novel -Get Jiro. It tells the story of a Japanese sushi chef, caught in the middle of a culinary war in Los Angeles.