Adventure Cafe and Zipline in Balamban, Cebu with College Friends

A Blast from the Past – Adventure with College Friends It was December 8, 2012, when Nora invited us for a trip to Adventure Cafe. I just arrived a few days after from my first Manila trip back then. I’d never been to Transcentral Highway and I heard stories that it was a difficult road.[…]

Moalboal Beach Resort – Secluded Yet a Lovely Stay

It was the first day and first weekend of October, at last I got a break. I woke up early in the morning to prepare for my backpack with a laptop and a camera while waiting for my friend to arrive the bus in Naga, where I just stood in front of the church. Through[…]

Cebu South on a Budget

How to Enjoy Cebu South on a Budget

I just went on a weekend escapade for the month of October to enjoy Cebu South and I will just create a quick summary. Somehow, I was able to find ways on How to Enjoy Cebu South on a Budget. I’ve been to Moalboal many times and found affordable place to stay and it’s a[…]

Quick Things To Do in Cebu City

Here are some quick things to do in Cebu City when you feel bored and got nothing to do. As a person living in the province of Cebu where I live an hour away from Cebu City, there are times that I’ve been stuck at home because of work that I need a quick getaway.[…]

Scuba Diving with the Thresher Sharks – a Deep Diving Adventure

Omg 😱😍😱😍😱😍 look Thresher Sharks at 22.8 meter deep. #divePaMore #scubaDiving #deepDiving #MalapascuaIsland #MonadShoal #Cebu #Philippines #thresherSharks Photo credit: Frankie Sudude Thank you very much! A post shared by Roxanne Tamayo (@itravelrox) on Jul 26, 2016 at 9:09pm PDT Philippines Vote Yes for Thresher Sharks In perfect timing for this advocacy, I voted yes for[…]

Surprise! I Am Certified PADI Open Water Diver

Surprise! To be honest, I really don’t know how to start writing this experience, but this was so unexpected. Who would have thought that a generous reader encouraged to enroll me in PADI Open Water Diver Course? It started when the reader asked me about my Discover Scuba Diving experience and all about Cebu. The reader asked[…]

Sirao Flower Farm

That Amsterdam Feeling at Sirao Flower Farm in Cebu, Philippines

It’s been a while I haven’t blogged as I’ve been busy with travel and work. Also the internet sucks. At the moment, I just can’t resist to write about this because this is such an awesome place. So my friends and I went to this place at Sirao Flower Farm here in Cebu. Since most[…]

canyoneering Cebu adventure

The Canyoneering Cebu Adventure in Alegria to Badian in Cebu, Philippines

Canyoneering Cebu Adventure It was on February 21, 2015 I decided to go back solo backpacking in Moalboal, Cebu. Also, it was a first experience to try out canyoneering Cebu adventure. A friend told me to submit a resume to an outdoor shop who was looking for an outdoor manager. As I was not so[…]

My Travel Summary in 2015

I started my 2015 with a bang overloaded with travels through volunteer work and invitations. I missed blogging already and I have several backlogs because I am busy with work and traveling of course. So I wrote this travel summary in order for me to remember everything and I’ll just refer to my Facebook account[…]

Roxanne Into The Deep

My First Discovery Scuba Diving Experience at Kontiki Dive Resort

This is how I started my summer for the month of April 2015 that I decided to get into scuba diving for the first time of my life. I’ve been into snorkeling the past few months that I even bought my own snorkeling gear and mask so that I could practice swimming without a life[…]

How to Travel to Malapascua Island from Cebu City plus Kalanggaman Island Trip

How to Get to Malapascua Island from Cebu City? It is my third time here on the island of Malapascua so I guess I’ll share my experience how to get to Malapascua Island from Cebu. If you’re from Manila or from a different country, you need to take a flight to Cebu. When you arrived[…]

Top 10 2014 Travels I Haven't Blogged Yet

This is the first time I have to write like a year-ender travel blog post as I have not done this in 2013. This is also a sneak preview of where I’ve been in 2014. I never expected that 2014 has been a crazy year of traveling. Although I have lots of 2013 travels and[…]