Posts tagged with “travel” (87 posts)

My Lovely Manila, Part 2 || As featured in Wanderer Magazine Online

Manila is so diverse. It has areas that remind you that you are in the tropics, areas that remind you that you are in the Philippines, and even areas that remind you of North America.

The first post of MY LOVELY  MANILA preceeds today’s post. Let me take you ...

My Lovely Manila - Part 1, as featured on WANDERER MAGAZINE || Manila, Philippines

Over at the WANDERER MAGAZINE site we featured the 1st of a two part series, MY LOVELY MANILA.

Here’s the article for you to enjoy…it will intrigue you, am sure, and consider visiting this metropolis while in Asia next time. :)

Manila.

For many, they think over-populated, smoggy ...

Culinary & Wine Tour through Umbria & Tuscany || Follow Your Heart Travel Tours

Imagine this with me for a moment….

You will be picked up at the Rome Airport and whisked away to our home-base in Spello, Umbria where we will be staying in a 4-star agriturismo, or Italian Farmhouse.

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Three personalized cooking lessons by Cristiana, a native Umbrian Culinary Extraordinaire will take place while we are ...

Wanderer Magazine - Second Issue || Online Travel Magazine

Last October I forgot to post that my second issue of WANDERER was released! So here it is…and at the end of THIS month, our 3rd issue will be released! 

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The cover photo and main article were by a fantastic landscape photographer from Vancouver Island, Canada, Carrie Cole ...

Maison de Spa - Makati Spa || Salcedo Village, Makati, Philippines

in the fall i was asked to shoot some photos of a new and elegant spa located in salcedo village, makati…the business district’s residential area.

the apparent PARIS theme was lovely and the simplicity and elegance of the spa was inviting. 

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the details in MAISON DE SPA were such a ...

november 8 || NGO & travel photographer

 It has been quiet around these parts of the web. but it doesn’t mean i have not been busy.

on nov 8, the world witnessed the devastation that typhoon haiyan brought here to the central philippines. our family’s NGO, Gentle Hands, has been involved extensively. you can read about everything we ...

back on the saddle || travel photographer & NGO advocate

It has literally been MONTHS since I have paid any amount of attention to this poor blog. There is no excuse except for letting life get too busy to carve out “me” time and blog time.

I have looked back at my blog patterns and I decided i’m going to go ...

presenting the first issue of WANDERER MAGAZINE - online travel magazine || travel photographer

It is with great excitement that we present the first issue of WANDERER

so much passion and art and creativity has been channeled into this project. none of it has been “work”…travel is my recharge.

and i couldn’t have done it without many people behind it. photographers & writers ...

Less than a week left to register for ANCIENT TURKEY tour! || turkey travel tour

on JULY 31st it will be the very last day to register for our fall tour to ANCIENT TURKEY

i’m so excited about the group that is going so far - such a vast group of age and background! it will be an amazing time no doubt!

take a ...

mary's house - near ephesus, turkey || turkey tours

the house of mary. the house where the virgin is said to have lived in her later years after jesus was born.

the grounds are beautiful, and the house is very humble yet serene.

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along with the home of mary, there are fountains of “holy water”, as well as places to write ...

a wander through EPHESUS, TURKEY || turkey travel tours

i remember walking down the main road of ephesus on the way to the library of celsus. it was absolutely surreal. i literally stopped in my tracks and imagined. imagined what it would have been like to walk this road every day. 

it was an experience i will never forget.


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CALLING ALL TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY LOVERS! || Turkey Travel Tour

TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY LOVERS!

the very LAST day to sign up for this years tour to TURKEY is JULY 31st, as we need to book the hotels. the cost for the tour is $1225 USD (this does NOT include airfare, travel insurance and visa costs)

all the details for this ...

featured in CONDE NAST TRAVELLER UK magazine || travel magazine

well, i don’t toot my own horn often…but when i get to see some of my shots in amazing magazine, i simply get giddy. :)

when i received an email in may from them i was a little shocked - they found my work. i MUST finally be tagging my work ...

las casas filipinas de acuzar || bataan, philippines - travel photographer

pilar, a fashion and wedding photographer that i work with who has become one of my dearest friends, asked me last october while i was in my photographers block/funk, if i’d like to come out to bataan where she was doing a post-bridal shoot of her couple… she said ...

krung thai - the best thai restaurant in the metro...IMHO || travel photographer

after my family lifestyle session with the Nichols family we went over to marikina to grab some thai to eat.

i’m not familiar with marikina and always up for something new, so i was stoked to go.

and there lay, a little hole-in-the-wall resto that, in my opinion, has the best thai ...