Pink Manila Hostel & Taal Volcano

Taal Volcano is a nice place to visit near Manila. During my last week in the Philippines I visited this natural wonder.


The Huffington Post claims that Palawan is the most beautiful island in the world. There’s so much to see and do on Palawan. Below is a short blurb about my time on this island in the Philippines. In February 2015, I left Korea for a one month trip to the Philippines. During the course of…

How about Them Apples?

The Chuseok holiday ended on Monday, but the fun didn’t stop. Last week I met a friend and spent time with her on my day off. We sang Karaoke, and she showed me around downtown. We hung out all night downtown. Finally, she and I went to a restaurant where we ate curdled blood soup….

It’s Always Special in L.A.

It’s Always Special in Los Angeles To bring in the New Year, 2011, I was with James Jung and Wesley Chen – friends of mine from elementary school, at the Los Angeles Lakers game on New Year’s Eve.  We had box seats. There was beer on tap, and free food galore. I paid $33 for…