Raviv’s Long Weekend Adventure #2: Up, Up & Away + Raviv’s Wardrobe Diary #32

Hello! Our Mindanao vacation is over, and we’re back! I still don’t have a laptop, though. Yesterday, we attended the 2nd birthday of an amiga’s daughter at Fun Ranch near Tiendesitas, and traffic was horrible! The bad traffic would have been sulit because I spent time contacting MacBook Air online sellers, so we could meetup in Tiendesitas. Unfortunately, none of them even replied to my SMS inquiry. I tried calling them, too, but none was picking up. What the?!? I came ready with cash and all, and nada. Pwes, bahala sila. ‘Yun lang, wala pa rin akong own laptop. Huhuhuhu. Anyway, here’s a lowdown of the events that transpired on Saturday last week. We left Sta. Rosa City at 12:30 a.m. en route to the airport, because our flight was at 4 a.m. Raviv went to sleep wearing his travelling clothes already. He’s been so excited about this trip that when he heard some hullabaloo when Randy and I were getting dressed, he woke up on his own. Raviv and Randy at NAIA Terminal 2. … [Read more...]

Here Come the Ladagas, Davao! Part 2

Continued from Here Come the Ladagas, Davao!   ...I really made sure I have a picture with the scary-looking sailfin dragon. I had this photo taken of me and more that are similar to this: pangit daw according to budding photographer Randy because the sailfin was under a shade while the sun was shining very brightly.  So I had to be more aggressive!  I actually asked a Crocodile Farm staff to assist me.   … [Read more...]

Here Come the Ladagas, Davao!

We arrived in Davao City on December 20 at around 6 a.m. (which means we left Manila at 4, and left Los Banos at 1.  Why so early?  Hay, check my earlier blog entry about Zest Air)  Good thing that my Mom is well-acquainted with the sales manager of Grand Regal Hotel, and she was able to make reservations for us even last-minute and we were accommodated even at such an early hour.  So upon our arrival at the airport, the Grand Regal Hotel van was already waiting for us. … [Read more...]