Been travelling a lot last year (and last year was two days ago haha). So here’s a recap of my travel history. And sorry for the rhymes. haha Twelves months of the year!
On the first month of the year, I went to Laguna with a ho-ho cheer, along with a bunch of mentees, and oh, some beer!
PROVINCE OF LAGUNA
During the tour of the province. Oh, I miss this!
POWER RANGERS! And I believe the white ranger is the leader? ehem haha
While waiting for the rest to get dressed! Uh, hello, ladies, you so sexy! haha
Can you beat that? She danced as if nothing’s on her head! Wow!
Heineken. haha purchased this at a local store and gave them to my students haha shhhhh
On the love month of the year, I went to Baler and surfed, oh dear! Yeah, I rode the waves and conquered my fear!
Arrived in Baler a day early. Was able to watch this show..
Met the governor of Aurora during the Aurora Night.
So sorry, that Baywatch body minus the tummy haha
I had to practice. hehe
The oldest Balete tree at 400 years old! Aurora
On the month of the grads, I was a happy lad. Went to the city of Naga for a little PagAsa, Pagbasa (love this rhyme hehe)
On April fools, I went to a beach so cool! Showed my body like this..oh nevermind you might drool! Lol
SUBIC ISLAND, MATNOG, SORSOGON
Oops. sorry haha
At our house in Matnog, Sorsogon. We had to spend the night here so we can be early at the beach the next day.
One of the best adventures I had. Rode on top of the tricycle! You don’t believe me? haha
The beach is the best!
On the month of May, I was a jetsetter I would say! Travelled north and travelled south, hey hey hey!
CEBU CITY, ILOCOS NORTE, ILOCOS SUR, DONSOL, SORSOGON AND LUCBAN, QUEZON
Nalusuan Island Resort, Cebu
On our way to the Island Resort
Nalusuan Island Resort, Cebu City is a marine sanctuary.
Nalusuan Island Resort, Cebu
Pahiyas Festival at Lucban, Quezon.
Pahiyas Festival, Lucban, Quezon
Sand ATV at Paoay, Ilocos Norte
Calle Crisologo, Vigan, Ilocos Sur
At Donsol, Sorsogon during our coastal resources rapid assessment with Greenpeace and a team of biologists
The start of class was a lot of stress, but I got to travel twice nonetheless.
CORON, PALAWAN AND ZAMBOANGA CITY
Tried to find Nemo, but he wasn’t there. haha
Kayangan Lake, the one usually printed into postcards! Yehey, been here!
Fort Pilar, Zamboanga City
Fountain show at the Paseo de Mar, Zamboanga City
July was not the same. Needed to be on top of the game. Been to the turf of the academics, never the lame!
MANILA HOTEL, MANILA AND DONSOL, SORSOGON
Poster presenter at the 35th National Academy of Science and Technology at the historic Manila Hotel. This is the biggest (by invitation only) gathering of scientists in the country! Thankful to have been given the chance to be here!
And its not just me. I had a reunion with my college classmate, also a presenter in the convention. We’re growing old, but really successful. haha
Returned to Donsol to join the Save our Oceans campaign of Greenpeace
Of course, always with the bunch of mentees!
My birthday month is special, of course. Been travelling a lot, should I buy a horse? (sorry, my mind’s not working haha)
BAGUIO CITY AND KIDAPAWAN CITY, NORTH COTABATO
After three years, I was able to visit Baguio City again. Cold!!!!
Was able to have a mini reunion with a college friend in Baguio..
The only photo I had when I was in Kidapawan City, North Cotabato was this. haha Mangosteen!
September is the start of the months so cold. But the travelling never stops for the, uhm, spirit so bold? haha
PRIETO DIAZ, SORSOGON, TAGUIG CITY AND LAGUNA
The reason why my skin gets darker and darker is this. I spend a lot of time outdoors. PRieto Diaz, Sorsogon.
Prieto Diaz, Sorsogon. Looking over my students. haha I love my job!
Having breakfast at Eurotel, Makati City before the start of the International Youth DEvelopment Summit
haha had a little pictorial in the room. Was the host of the first day of the convention.
With the gents at the convention center.
Splash Island, Laguna!
October, ahh, the best of them all because I fell in love and I always have phone calls. hihi
PADANG, INDOENSIA, ISLAND PROVINCE OF GUIMARAS, ILOILO CITY AND BACOLOD CITY
The Filipino delegates to the International LBD in Indonesia.
The first Asian country I was able to visit was Indonesia for the International Youth Forum on Looking Beyond Disasters.
During one of the dinners.
Bintang, an Indonesian beer with less than 5% alcohol
Great beaches in the island province of Guimaras!
The belfry in Iloilo City fronting the Jaro Church
The Mansion in Bacolod City
Mascara Festival in Bacolod!
November, the month of the zombie! But hey, we did a workshop on marine fungi! hehe
TRINITY COLLEGE AND TRINOMA, QUEZON CITY
My only photo of a fungus during the Marine Fungi workshop in Quezon City.. hehe
I have no photos during the fungi workshop. haha So this would do. Reunion with my college best friends!
Two of my college best friends are medical interns already!
And now it’s the last, but it’s a blast! Today’s the end, but I’m fulfilled, happy, and made a difference my friend!
CAMARINES SUR WATER SPORTS COMPLEX
Make a Difference Camp in CWC Camarines Sur with some of my mentees!
The best way to enjoy the year!
And finally, had a great time wake boarding!
That’s me reading the script because I was the host during the second day fo the convention. hehe
So there. Let’s travel! It’s fun! =)