The 22nd Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

I love early morning bus rides. It is, for me, therapeutic – that feeling that I will be able to escape, even just for a while, from my daily routine and from my ever-so-familiar surroundings and become just another stranger in an unfamiliar environment. Continue reading “The 22nd Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta”


It’s my third time in Rosario, Batangas, all because of big events in one of my friends’ life.

I first set foot on the Calabarzon town some seven years ago for the wedding of Mylene. A year after that, her mom passed away.

Yesterday, I was back in Rosario for her father’s burial.

All three events included a trip to Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Parish located at the town center. Continue reading “Rosario”