Clockwise: Me all set to go, MV Koon, a friend about to do the giant stride. I could hear someone enthusiastically banging his tank and I instantly knew there was something major up ahead. I examined my surroundings and there it was, gracefully gliding through the great expanse of the sea, coming toward our direction. … Continue reading Similan Diving
I am blessed. Blessed to be able to explore the world, albeit not as extensive as I want to but I've had some fair share of adventure and fun last year. So I'm not complaining. Last year was a good mix of local and international travels, small and big trips. Rounding them up, there were … Continue reading Summing Up the Year That Was
It was 3 AM (1 AM Manila time) when we arrived at a small, simple looking airport in Yap (looks like one of our small city airports back home). We were met by Dave, a soft-spoken, burly man who runs Beyond the Reef and who briefly advised us on pick-up times and what to dos for … Continue reading Yap Yap Hooray!