One of the perks of my job is being able to travel to different places. Pictured below is Mount Muhabura as seen from a village in Kisoro District, Uganda. It lies along the border of Uganda and Rwanda. Mount Muhabura According to my Ugandan colleague, the name Muhabura means "The Guide" in the local language. … Continue reading Mount Muhabura | Uganda
As the only OFW of our highschool barkada, I don't get to go to 90% of the gala. May it be a hike, beach trip or just a coffee shop hangout. There was a point in my life that I feel alienated from my friends. I left every group chat. I felt alone. I was … Continue reading Saigon Travel Experience
Rolex is a famous Ugandan street food which is made out of an egg or two sandwiched in a roll of chapati. Chapati or roti is a type of flat bread which originated from India but it is widely popular in this part of the globe because of the huge Indian population in East Africa. … Continue reading Through the Lens: Rolex (not the watch)
Uganda has a very centralized system. Majority of the malls/outlets can only be found in Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. I'm currently based in Mbale. Roughly three to six hours from Kampala depending on the mode of transportation but I normally take the bus so it's six hours of travel for me. I love … Continue reading Through The Lens: Hopia, Mani, Popcorn
Hi guys! I'm doing a new series for my blog and it was inspired by Cordilleras Film Collective's Behind the Image segment. There's no title yet so maybe you can help me with that. But I'm thinking how about Through the Lens (wink) or Off-cam? It's an every other day post so keep your eyes peeled. I … Continue reading NEW SERIES! NEW SERIES!
I’ve been planning this Christmas/New Year trip since I arrived in Uganda six months ago. With my current work permit, I can just go to Kenya or Rwanda whenever I please because it will be visa free and I only need an Interstate pass. By October, I already booked my accommodation and plotted my itinerary. … Continue reading Rwanda: The Land of a Thousand Hills
If you are following me on Instagram, you should know that I love taking long walks and street photography has a special place in my heart. One of the main reasons why I chose Nairobi, Kenya for my Christmas Vacation is to explore the city and venture to street photography more. But what happened yesterday … Continue reading Scammed in Nairobi, Kenya: Photographers Beware
Well not really because I believe what I have doesn't need any fixing. Also, why fix if it's not broken in the first place. Okay. I'm lost with that train of thought. Five months ago, I got the chance to attend a Coldplay concert in Taiwan. Why did I end up in Taiwan you may … Continue reading Coldplay Fixed Me
There's a Youtube Channel that I religiously follow and they are called simonandmartina aka eatyourkimchi. I started watching them around 2014 when I was searching for a comprehensive blog about the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal Studios Osaka, Japan. I first stumbled upon their blog and then redirected to their youtube channel and … Continue reading On a Constant Quest for Happiness
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cM00rHi_4os This video is very dear to me. It took me a year to complete this video but it's all worth the fuss. Date: December 21, 2015 to Devember 21, 2016 Countries: Burkina Faso | Senegal | Philippines | Malaysia | Cambodia | Togo | Guinea Thanks for watching!