Fun Friday: Horse-back Riding at El Kabayo, Subic

Third Friday of the month:  Travel / LeisureThere are a few not-so-ordinary activities that instantly delight my kids, and it involves horses. Ever since they had their first close encounter with horses in Tagaytay over a year ago, one mention of a planned out-of-town trip has them picturing a day of riding horses!  Since we … Continue reading

Fun Friday: Calesa in the City

Third Friday of the month:  Fun and Leisure Calesa or Kalesa (noun): a horse-drawn carriage (calash) with two thin wheels; commonly seen around Chinatown in old Manila.  This is how I personally describe a calesa, as I remember it from my childhood. I honestly can’t recall how long it has been since my last calesa … Continue reading

Tagaytay Family Holiday, Album 1

Cool, fresh air of December, blue-gray skies, and a view of the smallest active volcano en route to our destination — Tagaytay. It’s been three long years since I last went to this beautiful and bustling city south of the metro. It was December of 2006 when we had a day trip and celebrated my … Continue reading