Petite France Houses

“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, they must be felt with the heart.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupery, The Little Prince Why the Little Prince quote you may ask? well, this little town of Petite France is built to enrapture the beauty of flowers, stars, and the Little Prince (signifying the joys and perks of youth). This colorful village has dedicated a memorial hall to Saint-Exupery, a French aristocrat known for his book called “The Little Prince”, almost similar to this theme…Continue Reading “SOUTH KOREA: Petite France of My Dreams”

South Korea: Nami Island

If you’re really in love, appearances aren’t important. The best house is the one you build in each other’s hearts. – Winter Sonata This quote is a famous line from one of the most popular Korean Drama known as “Winter Sonata” filmed in… yes, you guessed it NAMI ISLAND. If you visited South Korea and didn’t go to Nami Island (also known as Naminara or Namiseom), then you are terribly missing out! Although I also love Seoul, (you can read about my one day trip to Seoul…Continue Reading “SOUTH KOREA: Looking for Nami Island”

A Day in Seoul : South Korea by Catching Carla

Yes, I love to travel, a month in Canada, a week in Singapore, or even a day in Seoul, South Korea. Because I believe that “A Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide South Korea, a cute little country between the East Sea and the Yellow Sea, known as the land of zombie-filled trains (Train to Busan), synchronized dancing (K-Pop) and intense drama series (K-Drama). Yes it is probably one of the most…Continue Reading “SOUTH KOREA: A Day in Seoul”

MT. PINATUBO : A Hike With A Story

The Philippines is usually dubbed as the pearl of the orient, because of its resplendent coastlines and majestic seas, but behind that splendor, it is also the home of one of the most catastrophic volcanic eruptions in the history of Asia – most commonly known as The Devastation of Mount Pinatubo. This post was featured at Yettio – Travel Magazine HISTORY June 12, 1991, a year before I was born, Mount Pinatubo is to be recorded as one of the largest volcanic eruptions of the century, resulting…Continue Reading “MOUNT PINATUBO: The Hike With A Story”

Fortune Island: is it treasured enough?

Take a blast from the past and get a glimpse of the Roman charm at this enchanting place called FORTUNE ISLAND. From its astonishing view and euphonious name, it is definitely a vision that most travelers would not want to miss. It is known for its roman-inspired infrastructure located on top of a cliff, surrounded by raging salt water, set in deep royal blue, with a slight stroke of turquoise. According to some locals, all unfinished architectures you can see on the island were made by its previous owner who was suppose…Continue Reading “FORTUNE ISLAND: Not treasured enough”