Travelling

Incredible Adventure: Splendid View of Mayon Volcano, Exciting ATV Ride in Legazpi, Dancing with Whaleshark in Donsol

I never thought that I would have an incredible adventure journey in Legazpi and Donsol. Previously, I just wanted to see the Mayon Volcano in Legazpi, which is very famous for its highness and unique shape. However, except that splendid view of Mayon Volcano, I also had an unexpected experience of ATV ride in Green Larva trail, and had a dancing with Whaleshark in Donsol. Before I recording this journey, let me put a Legazpi Tourism Supermarker picture of Mayon…
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Trip to Bohol Island in Philippines in Holy Week

Bohol island is one of the most famous places in Philippines for its unique Chocolate hills, Tarsier, many beautiful beaches, and the diving paradise. I have booked the air ticket and reserved hotel one week before Holy Week, however, just 3 days before holy week, news were exploding that terrorists and government army fighting, which made 9 people died in Bohol island. I was very nervous and kept watching the news in Bohol. As the Holy Week drawing near, and…
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Trip to Puerto Galera Island in Philippines (Coco beach and White beach)

This is my second time to go to Puerto Galera island, which is one of nearest island beside Manila. In Puerto Galera island, there are many beautiful beaches, the most famous ones are Sabang beach and White beach. Sabang beach is well known for wonderful diving experience, and White beach is famous for its long beach with nice sand. It’s convenient to go to Puerto Galera island from Manila. In the JAM liner Buendia Terminal, there are many buses to…
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One Day Tour for the Culture and History Heritage of Philippines

When I stayed in Philippines, sometimes I asked my local colleagues about their history, they seem don’t know much about the history before Spanish colonial age. I am a history fan, and always want to know the history stories. As there’s an old saying, that is how long you looking into the past determines how long you can look into the future. I take that for granted. If you want to know the history, the best place will always be…
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Visit Nanhai Temple (南海禅寺) in Runan

During my vacation in Runan, I specifically went to visit Nanhai Temple, which is the most famous place in Runan, also one of the largest Temple in China. This is the entrance of Nanhai Temple. After entering inside, you will immediately see the beautiful scenario of this temple. “以戒为师” remind people to keep away bad desire, such as greedy, lazy, addict, etc. And then we will walk through “Collaboration Gate” (合作门), reminding us to learn to collaborate with each other….
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Runan (汝南), a thousand year history small town in Central China

Runan (汝南) is my home town, so in the Spring Chinese new year, I went back to Runan to celebrate the Spring Festival with my family. Runan, another name Tian Zhong, have thousand years history in China, and many famous people are born here, also with many beautiful cultural stories, for example, Lian Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai, a famous lover in Chinese history, died here. With tremendous history background, there are many beautiful scenarios. This is Tian Zhong Mountain (天中山),…
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Philippines promising future lies ahead…

Future is always hard to predict in short term, but not that hard in a long term. There are numerous factors influencing the economy, and not all people have crystal ball. As I have said before, the current Philippines is very similar with China in 1990: large young population, no industry base, poor economy. The reason why I have confident in Philippines promising future is because of Filippino people, there are around 100 million people, and the average age is…
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Travel and live in Philippines

Due to work reasons, I have lived in Philippines for over one year now. When I came here, I think Philippines is very similar as China in 1980s. Many young people everywhere, and most people live in very poor condition. However, there are also modern places in Manila, such as Makati, BGC, etc, high-end shopping mall, and beautiful beach resort, which shows great wealth disparity. This pic shows large slums area in Manila. This pic shows high modern buildings in…
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