SERIES: Fly Gratefully from EL NIDO to CATICLAN with AirSWIFT

‘Travel Gratefully’ is a series of special or sponsored write ups that add more value and gratitude during my travels. The topics cover unique grateful experiences with specific people, things, places, and many others. For sponsored write ups, all are inspired by my experiences and nothing else. All posted articles are deemed worthy and in line with the main goal of this blog series which is to inspire MORE grateful travelling.

‘Irene, how do we travel directly from Boracay to El Nido or vice versa?’ This is usually the question I receive through email or social media from people I meet during backpacking trips when they are visiting the Philippines. As travelers, we always look for the most efficient routes to destinations we want to visit. And who wouldn’t want a direct transit from two of the best islands in the world, right?

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SERIES: Travel Gratefully With Lagu

‘Travel Gratefully’ is a series of special or sponsored write ups that add more value and gratitude during my travels. The topics cover unique grateful experiences with specific people, things, places, and many others. For sponsored write ups, all are inspired by my experiences and nothing else. All posted articles are deemed worthy and in line with the main goal of this blog series which is to inspire MORE grateful travelling.

A few months ago, someone posted a photo on a Facebook travel group that received a lot of backlash. The photo showed tourists taking home 2 big glass bottles full of sand from a Batangas beach. When I was a kid, my uncle had a shelf full of bottles filled with sand from all the beaches he went to. I was at awe of the collection back then but a few years and so many beach trips later, I saw how wrong it was.

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SERIES: Milton-Lloyd World Class Fragrances from London Scents Review + Best for Trips

Reviews/Hauls are series of special or sponsored write ups of different products and services featuring lifestyle brands ranging from travel to beauty to food and many more. My experiences with products or services may or may not be the same as yours. For sponsored write ups, all are inspired by my experiences and nothing else. 

‘Perfume is the most intense form of memory.” – Jean Paul Guerlain

Back in college, I did not have a signature scent. I was content with smelling clean and fresh from a shower. Sometimes, I noticed my friends and other classmates spray themselves with different bottles of fragrances throughout the day. But I never felt the need to get one.

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SERIES: BeautyMNL Review + Travel Haul

Reviews/Hauls are series of special or sponsored write ups of different products and services featuring lifestyle brands ranging from travel to beauty to food and many more. My experiences with products or services may or may not be the same as yours. For sponsored write ups, all are inspired by my experiences and nothing else. 

I love watching Jaclyn Hill’s hauls! They’re so fun and informative plus I really love Jaclyn Hill! But I hate it at times too because it tempts me to shop items I know I don’t need. In the end, I control myself and just be grateful for the informative video that I just watched.

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