Hotels and Resorts

Perak, Malaysia: Lost World of Tambun Theme Park, Hotel & Spa [SP]

Posted on December 2, 2013

Jumping off the 65-foot high platform of the Needle of Tambun! Whether it’s relaxation, excitement or thrill, there’s something for everyone at Lost World of Tambun, an integrated resort located at Ipoh in Perak, Malaysia. Designed like a lost civilization (something like Egypt meets the Mayans), the scenic resort combines a theme park, hotel and hot springs resort, all cradled within the Jurassic karst mountains of the tin mining valley. Watch the daily tiger feeding shows at Tiger Valley  UponRead More

Hotel 878 Libis – Affordable Boutique Hotel in Quezon City [SP]

Posted on December 1, 2013

Hotel 878 Libis – a new, affordable boutique hotel in Quezon City! Located along the major thoroughfare of C-5, Hotel 878 Libis is a new boutique hotel in Quezon City that offers comfortable and stylish accommodation at reasonable rates. It was my first time to stay in a loft-type hotel room. Despite being a smallish loft-type unit, my room was airy and spacious. The lower level was the living room with a small couch and dining table. Complimentary coffee was availableRead More

Awesome Sea Turtle Encounters at Apo Island with Island’s Leisure Boutique Hotel & Spa! [SP]

Posted on July 2, 2013

Island’s Leisure Boutique Hotel & Spa can arrange awesome sea turtle encounters at Apo Island!  Island’s Leisure Boutique Hotel and Spa, a new hideaway located just five minutes away from Sibulan Airport, invited me to rediscover Dumaguete City and its neighboring attractions. Once a residential compound, the boutique hotel naturally possesses a welcoming and homey feel, but at the same time is expertly furnished to exude comfort and luxury with its well-curated furniture and decor, many of which can be purchased. There’sRead More

Exploring Coron with Coron EcoLodge! [SP]

Posted on May 14, 2013

Coron EcoLodge – stay at the heart of Coron town! Coron EcoLodge invited me to revisit Coron, Palawan to experience their new accommodation located at the heart of the town. I was picked up at the airport and brought to the boutique hotel centrally located in Coron town along Real St, a short walk away from all the restaurants, markets, souvenir shops, boat piers and banks. They have clean and cozy standard A/C rooms, good for two persons, are at PHPRead More

Amigotel Hotel & Suites: Friendliest Hotel in General Santos! [SP]

Posted on July 20, 2012

Affordable and spacious matrimonial room at Amigotel – General Santos’ friendliest hotel! My stay in General Santos – en route to Lake Sebu to visit the site of the T’boli school I’m raising funds for – was sponsored by Amigotel Hotel & Suites (formerly Anchor Hotel). I spent the night in their A/C matrimonial room – it was clean and spacious, and had “backpacker luxuries” like cable TV and hot shower. There’s free wifi in the lobby, too!Located near theRead More