CATEGORY: ‘Travel & Leisure’

Alula – A fruit Basket from Tawi-Tawi, courtesy of Len Cabili

19 Sep, 2016

Mrs. MM was at the local atelier of Filip + Inna to choose a jacket from their line of their spectacular garments made from local fabrics, and Len Cabili graciously gave her this spectacular alula.

Sick as a Dog After Walking 55 kilometers in 3 days… :)

27 Aug, 2016

I used to be a pretty good walker.

There are FLAMING BALLS on my feet!!!

17 Aug, 2016

After keeping up a blistering pace walking some 65 kilometers in total over 3 days in China while on a buying trip, we decided to take a breather on our last afternoon and visited a local market and local food store before a dinner of Northeastern Chinese food.

Full-Service Water Chestnut Vendor…

17 Aug, 2016

We were in the middle of the most ginormous wholesale mall on the planet in Yiwu, China.

Catmon Bibingka…

06 Aug, 2016

When you drive up to Northern Cebu on the eastern coast of the island, you will pass by some 15-20 roadside vendors in Catmon selling bibingka.

Marketman’s Amorsolo Moment…

04 Aug, 2016

My mother visited Fernando Amorsolo’s atelier in Malate several times during the 1950’s and 60’s.

Hillsides Brimming with Kabog…

03 Aug, 2016

I have written about kabog or millet seed for years.

Tom Yum Goong, etc.

01 Aug, 2016

We had three generous bowls of this amazing tom yam goong alongside the three plates of pad thai and fried rice at a roadside eatery outside Bangkok.


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