Cambridge with 3 kids, plus tips for parents

Because the sun was out and warm weather was promised, we decided to visit Cambridge over the long bank holiday weekend. We've only heard good things about Cambridge, but we were still pleasantly surprised by how much we enjoyed our time there. How we got there We took a train from Liverpool Street station which took 1.5 hours. When we got to the Cambridge train station,… Continue reading Cambridge with 3 kids, plus tips for parents

Mam Notting Hill: Vietnamese barbecue packed with flavour

We met up with some friends for dinner at Mam, a relatively new Vietnamese joint at Notting Hill. Getting there was pretty easy. It’s a 6 minute minute walk from Westbourne Park London station and the Portobello Road Market. There are several bus stops around and one right across the street. It’s been a while… Continue reading Mam Notting Hill: Vietnamese barbecue packed with flavour

Trip to Coron, Palawan with kids

Cruz and Sinta on a boat

Our 4 day trip to Coron, Palawan with our 3 kids and my mom was one of the most memorable ones we've taken as a family. Aside from being gorgeous (Palawan wasn’t voted Best Island in the World by Conde Nast Traveller for nothing), we had so much fun doing different activities together and relaxing… Continue reading Trip to Coron, Palawan with kids

The 5 Manila dishes I’ve been craving for

I personally think that the Manila food scene is really exciting and so far ahead of the game compared to a lot of cities around the world. It also isn't too expensive to enjoy a really good meal back home. I've been getting homesick the past few months, mainly because of the cold weather, but… Continue reading The 5 Manila dishes I’ve been craving for