Australia: Vivid Sydney

November 7, 2019

Vivid Sydney is an annual festival of lights, sounds, and music held every last week of May to the first week of June.  We were fortunate that our visit to Australia was during the first week of Vivid Sydney and we get to experience it on its opening day.     We scheduled our Vivid Sydney experience at Circular Quay…

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Australia: Blue Mountains

October 21, 2019

One of Australia’s famous tourist attraction is Blue Mountains.  Blue Mountains is a mountain range located in New South Wales.  It is called as such since Blue Mountains range appears to look a shade of blue.  It is three hours away from Sydney by car.  There are a lot of famous places to visit in Blue Mountains and some tourist…

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Australia: Featherdale Wildlife Park

October 4, 2019

Kangaroos and Koalas.  These are Australia’s native animals that tourist would like to see whenever they visit the land down under.  Being with a little boy during our Australia trip, visiting a zoo that houses Kangaroos and Koalas is a must in our itinerary.   There are two famous zoos in NSW where you can see these animals: Featherdale Wildlife…

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Australia: Sydney City Tour

September 21, 2019

Australia is a huge country.  It is roughly 25 times larger than the Philippines.   There are 6 states in Australia namely New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia, and Tasmania.  During our Australia trip we only visited New South Wales (NSW) where Sydney is located.   There are so many tourist attractions you can visit in New South…

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Australia: Visa Application

September 16, 2019

Filipinos planning to visit the land down under need to take note that you need to have a valid Australian Visa to enter it.  Here are some of the things you need to know when applying for Australian Visa.   Processing Australian Visa processing is done by non-appearance.  Meaning, you do not need to visit the Australian Embassy to apply…

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Australia: Budget and Itinerary

September 13, 2019

Australia, famously known as the Land Down Under, is one of those countries that is not part of our must-visit-in-the-next-five-years-countries.  This is because we know how expensive traveling to this country would be.  And since we travel as a family, our expenses would always be multiplied to 3.   But have you experienced having family or relatives who reside (or…

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Duck Day Manila 2019

September 11, 2019

Last September 10, 2019, the first ever Duck Day Manila was celebrated at Conrad Hotel and Resort.  This event was made possible by Philippines and Thailand in partnership with BR Group of Companies and Donny’s Choice Seafoods.     Guests were treated to delicious duck dishes prepared by five celebrity chefs.  Celebrity chefs Gene Gonzales, Boy Logro, Willment Leong, Rosebuz…

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Christmas Gift Idea: Perfume Dessert

August 21, 2019

The most joyous season is almost here and as tradition, we Filipinos love to give and receive gifts.  If you are currently thinking of what gift to give to your girl-friends, I can suggest something for you.  Something unique and nice to have.  Perfume Dessert.     Women love to smell nice and receiving perfume as gifts is flattering.  Perfume…

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Travel Tip: Where to Shop for Pasalubong

July 10, 2019

Pasalubong will always be a part of any Filipino travelers’ budget and itinerary.  Either you go out of the country or even travel within the Philippines, Filipino will always include Pasalubong shopping in their itineraries and will set aside a part of their travel budget for it.   Where would be the best places to buy your pasalubong?  Here’s a…

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Sunlife’s Kaakbay Can Be Your Lifetime Financial Partner

July 9, 2019

What is a lifetime partner?  According to Google, a lifetime partner is someone who is your trusted companion, someone you can rely on at all times.  Finding your lifetime partner varies from situation to situation.  Some find their lifetime partner as early as their teenage years, some find their lifetime partner when they reach their senior years.  But whatever the…

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