A Weekend at Loreland Farm Resort in Antipolo

Loreland Farm Resort

It was a long weekend in the Philippines due to a religious holiday this year extending from August 9 to 11. Together with a group of blogger friends, we ventured into nearby Antipolo‘s mountainside resort – Loreland Farm Resort.

Corregidor Adventure with Columbia Sportswear

Corregidor Adventure

The work week ended great with a day trip to Corregidor Island and a photo challenge with Columbia Sportswear Philippines.   Sun Cruises Only an hour and half ferry ride away from Manila, one would be surprised that this is actually the first time travel blog Let’s Go Sago have laid foot in Corregidor Island. [...]

Camiguin: The Powdery Sands of White Island

Camiguin White Island

“A C-shaped white powdery sand bar” is how our boat captain described the White Island of Camiguin in his own native language. There’s nothing in the island – no trees, no cabanas – except two or three tables set-up where food is being sold.  However, this simplicity is somewhat can make you fall in love [...]

My Enjoyable Borneo Reef World Experience in Kota Kinabalu

Borneo Reef World

Following our brief and cloudy Kota Kinabalu City tour on our first day, we thank God for a sunnier Saturday morning as we headed for some island hopping adventure in Palau Sapi and Palau Manukan plus exciting water activities at the new Borneo Reef World. After a filling buffet breakfast in Pacific Sutera hotel, everyone was ready with their sunnies, [...]

Places to Visit in Kota Kinabalu City, Sabah

Shopping in Kota Kianabalu

Right after landing from the inaugural flight of Zest Air to Kota Kinabalu, we excitedly followed our planned itinerary despite the the heavy rains which greeted us. First in our list is shopping and visiting gadget centers in Kota Kinabalu City.   Cocoa Boutique   Our first stop was a short trip to Cocoa Boutique for packs [...]

Travel to Singapore ’til Summer Ain’t Over

Gardens By The Bay

It might already be drizzling here and there around the Philippines but summer’s not yet over. For some, like Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and Cebu Pacific, they’re just starting to heat-up even more.   Until July 31, 2013, Cebu Pacific and STB offer visitors to Singapore awesome deals and discounts with up to 52 weekly [...]

Park Inn by Radisson Opens in Davao

Park Inn Davao Hotel

About two weeks ago, I visited once again my favorite city in southern Philippines – Davao! Known as the largest city in the world, it now houses the first Park Inn Davao by Radisson hotel in the country. Park Inn by Radisson Grand Opening With the tagline “Adding Colors to Life,” the night of celebration [...]

Pangasinan: SM Cares & PWDs Convert SM City Rosales Lot into Productive Farm

SM City Rosales Farm

Five hours away from Manila is an arresting town in the province of Pangasinan called Rosales. It is home to an internationally renowned Filipino novelist Francisco Sionil Josè. Rosales is an ideal stop over to many travelers as it serves as a crossroad to many neighboring towns. This place is also considered as a major [...]

Balloons & Skies: Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival Day 1 w/ SM City Clark & Axe Philippines

Philippine Hot Air Balloon Festival

We woke up at 330 am to be at the Omni Aviation field by 5 am for the first day of the 18th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival (2013). It’s good that my wife and I checked in at Metro Clark Hotel a day earlier to avoid the traffic jam from Manila. The night seemed [...]

Clark Philippines International Hot Air Balloon Festival All Set

Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival

In contrast to previous years where I leave Manila very early in the morning to catch the Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Festival in Clark-Pampanga on the first day, I’m checking in at Metro Clark Hotel a day earlier (this afternoon). Moreover, I will be with my ex-girlfriend and wife Marjorie. This year’s PIHAB starts tomorrow February [...]