The City of Pines: A Place We Used to Call Home

Coming back each time from an assignment overseas back in the early 2000s, we still had to make a 6-hour bus or van ride up the rugged Cordillera mountains before we could bed down for the night. Not exactly a comfortable arrangement but when home is among the pine trees of a mountain town in... Continue Reading →

Flower Fields Above the Clouds: Northern Blossom, Atok

The Northern Blossom Flower Farm was largely unknown for some time but has been supplying its gorgeous flowers to Metro Manila and even to as far away as Mindanao. A little over three years ago, however, a local TV network featured the 3-hectare farm and mainly because of social media, the secret was soon out.... Continue Reading →

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