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Where to Stay in Tagaytay: Containers by Eco Hotel

If you’re looking for an affordable place to stay in Tagaytay, then Containers by Eco Hotel is a great option for you. Spacious, instagrammable, and sustainable, this is definitely a place that we’d love to come back to next time.

The Ultimate Ho Chi Minh City Guide

When I told a couple of old friends that I am heading to Ho Chi Minh City, most of them are quite puzzled with my choice of destination. I mean, there are no fun theme parks, no beaches, and nothing much to see but streets that reflect closely to that […]

A Love Affair with Pho

Traveling by foot and seeing a destination is one thing, but exploring culture through taste and unfamiliar flavors is a whole new realm. This was something that I’ve learned during my short visit in Ho Chi Minh City – a city bustling with life, colors, and great food.

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I’m saying goodbye

Hello, blog. To say that you mean so much to me would be an understatement. This space has been a witness to the many phases of my life — from being an innocent and naive college freshie, to a corporate slave, and now, to being a full-time freelance writer. It […]

Children of the Sea

I have long stopped believing that home is a destination. I have been to many places but I’ve never felt at home more than being with the people that I love. For me, home is a feeling: it is found between ephemeral moments, in the little pauses before the wave come crashing through the shore, in the gorgeous sunsets and the serene sunrises.

Slow-moving

For years, my life was all about the hustle. I thought that being productive, getting things done, and working hard would make me feel fulfilled and happy — but, oh boy, was I so wrong.

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When I was a child, I fell in love with reading. And then I learned to write. And then I discovered traveling.

Hello, I’m Jhanz. I’m a freelance writer and a curious creative. This space is the sweet spot of all the things that makes my heart happy.

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