OFWs can travel even with less than 6-mos valid passport

Few weeks prior to our flight last April 2016, we realized that my passport only have less than six months validity. My passport expiration will be on September 25, 2016 and (that’s barely 5 months and a week before expiration). This almost caused us to panic since the vacation plan had been sorted out long … More OFWs can travel even with less than 6-mos valid passport

New Procedures for Visa Stamping at Qatar Embassy in Manila

Early mornings, long lines, people from different places, they are all lined up at the  barangay hall of Magallanes (Makati) for their Qatar visa stamping. Some said they were already there since late evening of the other day since they are coming from the provinces. And since the acceptance of application is only from 8:30am … More New Procedures for Visa Stamping at Qatar Embassy in Manila

The account of our 28-hour “plight” to Manila via Emirates Airlines

Last April 9, 2016, the entire family was very excited for our annual vacation to Manila. Though we’re a bit of anxious that only my passport was below the prescribed 6-month validity and that it might prevent me from travelling, everything turned out well in the end when all went out smoothly until we exited … More The account of our 28-hour “plight” to Manila via Emirates Airlines

TOKYO TOUR – Part 6: 10 Things we loved about Sanrio Puroland

Sanrio Puroland is an indoor theme park located in Tama New Town, Tokyo, Japan. It is about 30-45 minutes rapid train ride out of Tokyo from Shinjuku Station. The train ride shows us the beautiful suburban life with mostly residential communities that is not very far from Central Tokyo. A shift of mood is evident … More TOKYO TOUR – Part 6: 10 Things we loved about Sanrio Puroland

TOKYO TOUR – Part 5: Trip to Asakusa

Asakusa (浅草) is the center of Tokyo’s shitamachi (literally “low city”), one of Tokyo’s districts, where an atmosphere of the Tokyo of past decades survives. Asakusa’s main attraction is Sensoji, a very popular Buddhist temple, built in the 7th century. The temple is approached via the Nakamise, a shopping street that has been providing temple … More TOKYO TOUR – Part 5: Trip to Asakusa

TOKYO TOUR – Part 4: 10 Things we loved about DisneySea

Aside from the fact that it is one of a kind in the world, Tokyo Disney Sea is situated within Tokyo Disney Resort. The nautical/adventure theme is predominant in all its design that makes it a cool place to visit! 2. A special monorail from Maihama station will jumpstart your Disney experience. The monorail will … More TOKYO TOUR – Part 4: 10 Things we loved about DisneySea