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Hello Kitty Maternity Hospital 皓生醫院 visit

Hello Kitty Maternity Hospital

As a Hello Kitty lover, I added the Hello Kitty Maternity Hospital ( 皓生醫院 ) in our itinerary when we went to Taiwan. Giving birth, or at least visiting the hospital is in my Hello Kitty bucket list, so of course going in the hospital is a must! I am the only girl in the group […]
Starbucks Domicillo Tagaytay Review of Happy and Busy Travels

Starbucks Domicillo Tagaytay

Starbucks is a well-known cafe in the world, so of course there is a lot of Starbucks branches in Tagaytay, Philippines. But there is this hidden branch that has the best view, the Starbucks Domicillo Tagaytay branch. Store Hours: Monday to Thursday – 7:30am to 9:30pm Friday to Sunday – 7:30am to 11:00pm Address:  Domicillo […]
Alpina Monte Carlo Korean Grill samgyeopsal Review

Alpina Korean Grill, Samgyeopsal

Looking for an affordable samgyeopsal? Lucky for us we found Alpina Korean Grill in Tagaytay! Our samgyeopsal cravings were satisfied without spending too much! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/AMCtagaytay/ Contact No.: (+63 46) 413 5492 Address: #2 Unit B. Tagaytay-Calamba Road, Tagaytay City, Cavite, Philippines. (Near Tagaytay Rotunda) Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/xyXMZQ5raJm Operating Hours: 12:00 PM – 11:00 PM daily   Dining Area […]
Coffice Workspace space for meetings, group study, workshops review of Happy and Busy Travels

Coffice Workspace

If your wanted to study, work, have a meeting, create a workshop, do your thesis, or your WiFi at home just suddenly gave up, Coffice Workspace is the place for you. So, Busy and I together with the South Bloggers, had a meeting in the workspace. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cofficeworkspace/ Contact Number: +63 917 824 6652 Address: 2nd Floor MJV Bldg […]
Fly with Eva Air Review of Happy and Busy Travels

Why Fly with Eva Air?

When Busy and I together with our friends went to Taiwan, we flew with Eva Air. We usually book our plane through budget airlines but this time we choose Eva Air. Aside from they are a 5-star airline, here are 3 reasons why did we choose to fly with Eva Air when we went to […]
Disney on Ice 2018 review of Happy and Busy Travels Blog

Disney on Ice 2018, Live in Manila

I love Disney ever since I was a child, it made me dream of my future, be happy, and be inspired. So, every year, Busy and I always watch Disney on Ice. The only difference this year is I got to blog our experience 🙂 Pictures were taken using our phones only that’s why the […]
Hello Kitty Run Manila 2018 experience of Happy and Busy Travels

Hello Kitty Run Manila 2018

They said love is sweeter the second time around. That was also the case for the Hello Kitty Run Manila! The Hello Kitty themed fun run was again held in Manila last September 30, 2018, in Festival Mall, Alabang. Even though I am not a runner, I am a Hello Kitty lover, so I will […]
Wood Spring Tagaytay review, a house for rent in Tagaytay

Wood Spring Tagaytay

Staying in Tagaytay City is one of the easiest way to enjoy the weekend. So together with our friends, Busy and I stayed in Wood Spring Tagaytay. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/woodspringtagaytay/ Email Address: woodspringtagaytay@gmail.com Address: Tagaytay Country Homes 2, Bgy. Neogan, Tagaytay City 4118, Cavite, Philippines Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/ceMqAKH2J6t Airbnb link: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/15798592?s=51   Quick Links Finding the Property and First Impressions The […]
Giant Lantern Festival 2018 review of Happy and Busy Travels to San Fernando Pampanga

Giant Lantern Festival 2018 – Ligligan Parul

After Busy and I saw how were the giant lanterns were prepared we were inspired to see the final product. So last December 15, 2018, I went to the giant lantern festival to witness the competition. Unfortunately, Busy was, as usual, busy so it’s just me together with my brother and my co-bloggers from Travel Itinerary […]
Orange Hotel Ximen review of Happy and Busy Travels to Taiwan

Orange Hotel Ximen, The hotel with the best location in Taipei

During our stay in Taipei, Taiwan, we also wanted to stay in Ximending area. So we found Orange Hotel Ximen. The hotel with the best location in Taipei! Orange Hotel Ximen was our second home in Taipei.   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Orangehotelximen/ Facebook of the Orange Hotel Group: https://www.facebook.com/orangehotel/ Contact No.: +886-2-2311-5556 or +886-2-2311-2199 Website: http://www.orangehotels.com.tw/en/store/index.php?index_store_id=1 Address: No.166-2, Sec.1,Zhonghua Rd., Wanhua […]
Preparing for the Giant Lantern Festival blog Happy and Busy Travels in San Fernando Pampanga

Preparing for the Giant Lantern Festival 2018 in San Fernando Pampanga

Christmas season is here! That’s why participating barangays in San Fernando Pampanga has prepared for the Giant Lantern Festival for 2018. Preparing for the giant lantern festival is not easy! It takes guts! hard work! money! and creativity! Lanterns are called Parol in the Philippines. Every Christmas season in the Philippines, you can see a […]
All of the food Chavez Estate review of Happy and Busy Travels to Tagaytay Silang Cavite

Chavez Estate Silang Cavite

When Busy and I passed by Emilio Aguinaldo Highway in Silang, Cavite, we noticed a charming restaurant, Chavez Estate. At night, the restaurant was really an eye catcher!   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chavezestaterestaurant/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/chavezestate013/ Operating Hours: 7:00 AM – 10:00 PM Address: By Pass Road Aguinaldo Highway Silang, Cavite, Philippines Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/rfVna6rUcMr Public Transportation: Ride a Bus going […]
Spring City Shrimp Fishing Restaurant of Happy and Busy Travels to Taiwan

Shrimp Fishing in Taiwan

In Shillin District they have a road with full of restaurant that offers Shrimp Fishing, the Zhi Shan Road. The temperature and the clean water in this area were factors that’s why Shrimp is very abundant in the area. I included this in our Taiwan itinerary because Anthony Bourdain went here and I also saw this from […]
A Star is Born Review - Happy and Busy Travels

A Star is Born, my Heartfelt Review

Right after I watched the trailer of the movie A Star is Born, I immediately told myself that I should watch it upon it is shown in theaters. I am a fan of Lady Gaga and I think I will love the movie. The movie premiered in October 2018, and it was about how Ally […]
Orange Hotel Kaifong Happy and Busy Travels to Taiwan

Orange Hotel Kaifong

Our first home in Taipei, Taiwan was Orange Hotel Kaifong. It is one of the hotels of Orange Hotels in Taiwan. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/orangehotelkaifong/ Contact No.: +886 2 2388 1523 Website: http://www.orangehotels.com.tw/en/store/index.php?index_store_id=4 Address:  No.41, Sec. 1, Kaifeng St., Zhongzheng, Dist., Taipei City 100, Taiwan Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/3Stoug13D4T2   We booked directly through the hotel, but you can also book the hotel […]
OIA Cafe, Alpaca Cafe, animal cafe - Happy and Busy Travels to Taiwan

OIA Cafe, A.K.A. the Alpaca Cafe

During our trip in Taiwan, we went to OIA Cafe. The cafe is known for their animals which just roam around inside the cafe. Ohh yes… pets… not just cats or dogs, they have ALPACAS inside the cafe! SURPRISE!!!   Quick links The Alpacas Li Bai Snow Feeding the Alpacas Pictures with the Alpacas Other […]
Ownrides Rent a car Customize your Tour Happy and Busy Travels to Taiwan

How to Book with Ownrides?

During our stay in Taiwan, we had the opportunity to book our tour with Ownrides. What is Ownrides? Ownrides is a Taiwan based travel agency that focuses on customized trips. The agency has tour packages already, but what we love about the agency is we can customize our trip. We had a lot of places […]
Seeing the rooms of nigi nigi nu noos 'e' nu nu noos beach resort Happy and Busy Travels to Boracay

Nigi Nigi Nu Noos ‘e’ Nu Nu Noos Beach Resort

Busy and I were back in Boracay in its opening last October 27. During our stay in Boracay, we choose to check in with Nigi Nigi Nu Noos ‘e’ Nu Nu Noos Beach Resort. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NigiNigiNuNoosBoracay/ Contact Numbers: +63 36 288 3101 Email Address: info@niginigi.com Website: http://www.niginigi.com/index.htm Room rates: http://www.niginigi.com/Nigi_Main_room_rates.htm Address: Station 2, White Beach Manggayad, Boracay Island, Malay, Aklan, Philippines […]
Boracay Island Now open to the public review of Happy and Busy Travels

Boracay is Now Open to the Public!

The Island of Boracay was closed to the public in April 26, 2018 for rehabilitation, and it was opened in October 26, 2018. We went back to the island last October 27 to check what were the improvements. Aside from the rehabilitation of the island, there were also changes on how to go in the […]
Lanas Beach Resort

Lanas Beach Resort by Oceans11

We visited Carabao Island in Romblon, Philippines, while Boracay Island was still close. In our visit on the island, we found a charming resort, the Lanas Beach Resort by Oceans 11. The resort was just by the beach and can be reached immediately by our boat. The resort was a perfect getaway from the hustle […]
Welcome to Boracay Sign - Boracay Island

How to Go to Boracay Island?

Boracay Island was again open to the public last October 26, 2018. We had a chance to visit the island right after it opened. So we are sharing our experience and some of the tips for tourists 🙂 Quick Links Arrival Mode of Transportation Tricycle Terminal Caticlan Jetty Port Fees Cagban Port Transportation to Hotel […]
Boracay Airport The New Caticlan Airport article of Happy and Busy Travels

Boracay Airport, The New Caticlan Airport

Boracay was closed last April 26, 2018 and was opened in October 26, 2018. Before Boracay was opened, we had a chance to visit Boracay Airport, the new Caticlan Airport while on our way to Carabao Island. Here are some of our experiences with some tips while we arrived and depart from the Airport. NOTE: […]
Dessert Plate D' Banquet Bakeshop and Restuurant Happy and Busy Travels to Tagaytay

D’ Banquet Bakeshop and Restaurant

Having an empty stomach is a big no! no! So Busy and I looked for a restaurant with buffet in Tagaytay. Goodbye diet! HAHA Hello D’ Banquet Bakeshop and Restaurant! The restaurant was easy to find, it was located at the corner of Emilio Aguinaldo Highway and the road to Pink Sisters. The location of […]
Jacuzzi at night of Asian Village Tagaytay Happy and Busy Review

Asian Village Tagaytay

Staycation! Oh yes Busy and I had a staycation in Tagaytay again. This time we went to Asian Village Tagaytay. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/asianvillagetagaytay/ Instagram:  instagram.com/asianvillagetagaytay Contact No: +63 956 935 2808 ; (+632) 736 96 71 Email Address: asianvillage_tagaytay@yahoo.com Address: Brgy. 4120 Santa Rosa – Tagaytay Rd, Tagaytay, 4120 Cavite, Philippines Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/MJYsiGGbhMN2   Asian Village Tagaytay […]
Herb de Provence Porkchop Deli de San Honore Happy and Busy Travels to Tagaytay

Deli de San Honore, Tagaytay

It’s Sunday! So Busy and I were in Tagaytay again. This time we searched for a new eating plave with an unexpected vibe. We searched for a while and YEY! we found Deli de San Honore! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/delidesanhonore2014 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/delidesanhonore/ Contact number: +63915 959 1675 Operating days and hours: Friday – Sunday, 10:30 AM – 9:00 PM Address: […]
Little Italy - Pizza making - Happy and Busy Travels

Little Italy, Love is an acquired taste

If you are looking for a feel good movie, Little Italy is the best movie for you!   Year of release: 2018 Director: Donald Petrie Lead Actors:  Emma Roberts (Nikki) Hayden Christensen (Leo) Alyssa Milano (Dora) Linda Kash (Amalia) Adam Ferrara (Sal) Gary Basaraba (Vince) Andrew Phung (Luigi) Jane Seymour (Corrine) Daniel Aiello (Carlo) Andrea […]
Best sellers of Trifoglio Ristorante Fora Mall Happy and Busy Travels to Tagaytay

Trifoglio Ristorante, Tagaytay

It’s a Sunday again! So Busy and I went to Tagaytay, our usual date area 😍 This time we tried Trifoglio Ristorante! Ohhhh it looks like sosyal! (a slang term for upper class 😆) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/trifoglioristoranteforamall/ Cellphone Number: +63 908 885 9767 Operating hours: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM Address: GF Fora Mall, Tagaytay (in front of […]
Riyad of Morocco condominium for rent in Tagaytay

Riyad of Morocco, Cityland Tagaytay

Busy and I had a quick staycation again in Tagaytay, this time we tried renting a condominium unit in Cityland Prime Residences. Good thing Riyad of Morocco was available during our trip. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/riyadofmoroccotagaytay/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/riyadofmorocco/ Airbnb: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/26820764 Contact Numbers: +63915 853 8125 Address: Cityland Prime Residences, Tagaytay, Cavite, Philippines In-front of McDonalds, and near Dreamland Arts and […]
The Cliffhouse Laguna Boutique Resort Happy and Busy Travels to Los Banos Laguna

The Cliffhouse Laguna, A Boutique Resort

Tired of the old style private hot spring resorts in Laguna? Yes, we are! That’s why Busy and I looked for unique hot spring resorts in Los Banos, Laguna. Luckily we found The Cliffhouse Laguna, a boutique resort.   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/The-Cliffhouse-Laguna-Hot-Spring-Resort-2077641285848148/ https://www.facebook.com/cliffhouse.laguna.5 Contact Numbers: SMART +63939 9036856     GLOBE +63917 5225168 SUN +63922 3752935      […]
Bohol Bee Farm Happy and Busy Travels Queen Bee

Bohol Bee Farm Tour

One of the popular tours in Panglao Island, Bohol is the Bool Bee Farm Tour. We saw several IG worthy spots when we entered the Bee farm. 😉 Welcome to Bohol Bee Farm! The waiting area was cute! The Bee Farm has unique decorations, just like this chandelier made out of colored wine bottles. Back […]
Sea Breeze Cafe Hennan Resort Bohol, Happy and Busy Travels Seafood BBQ Shrimp Squid and Fish

Sea Breeze Cafe, Hennan Resort, Bohol

What is a vacation without eating a lot? 😆 So, when we visited Bohol, my mom and I ate at Sea Breeze Cafe in Hennan Resort along Alona Beach, Panglao, Bohol. When it was 6:00 PM, my mom and I went straight to the restaurant. There was a small line going in the restaurant. We had […]
Alona Tropical Beach Resort Swimming Pool

Alona Tropical Beach Resort, Panglao, Bohol

Before our trip to Bohol, I was looking for awesome beach front resorts in Alona Beach, but I am also making sure that the price was reasonable. Through research, I have decided to book Alona Tropical Beach Resort. So here is our review on Alona Tropical Beach Resort 🙂 Booking the resort We booked Alona […]
Food Barn Salitran Dasmariñas City Cavite in the evening

Food Barn – A Quick Guide

Just this August 2018, a new food park in Dasmariñas City, Cavite was born. Let me introduce to you The Food Barn. Food parks are awesome because it gives people a chance to enter the food business. The food park is exactly located here: Inside the Food Barn Oh yes we are food addict hahaha, […]
Lugnason Falls Siquijor Happy and Busy Travels

Lugnason Falls Siquijor

Welcome to Siquijor again! I’ll never get enough of Siquijor! If given a chance I would like to visit the island again. One of the thousand reasons I wanted to go back were the majestic waterfalls. Lugnason Falls is one of them. Lugnason Falls is the last waterfalls out of the 12 waterfalls under what […]
Vegetarian Burger of Baha Bar Siquijor

Baha Bar

During our second day in Siquijor, we had our lunch in Baha Bar. We’ll it actually spelled Baha Ba’r but for easier reference I’ll spell it as Baha Bar 🙂 Before we even enter the Bar, we already had the feeling that our experience in the bar will be great. Just look at their signage 😆 The Bar opened […]
Maribojoc Mangrove Firefly Watching Bohol

Bohol Firefly Watching

Bohol Firefly watching is one of the activities that every tourist should do. During our day tour in Bohol, our driver suggested Bohol firefly watching in Maribojoc. He informed us that there were a lot of Firefly watching places in Bohol, but this one is the best. We arrived there around 5 PM, which is […]
Flat lay of our orders from Shaka Restaurant Bohol

Shaka Restaurant Bohol

During my and my mom’s stay in Bohol, we tried some of the dishes in Shaka Restaurant Bohol Branch for our lunch. Shaka Restaurant is a Vegan or Vegetarian friendly restaurant. The restaurant was small but the area was enough to serve their guests 🙂 The restaurant was simple but it was also decorated with […]

Cambugahay Falls in Siquijor

One of the must visit places in Siquijor island is the Cambughay Falls. In the past, there were no tourists in Cambugahay Falls, the nearby residents just use the water from the falls to wash their clothes or bathe their Carabao. This is according to Jorich Marabello of Green Monkey Bike Rental he was our contact […]

Coffee Gus·to

One Sunday night, Busy told me that he will bring me to Coffee Gus·to, a cute cafe near their house. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/coffeegustoph/ Contact Number: +63 917 701 8772 Operating Hours: Weekdays: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM ; Weekends 2:00PM – 11:00 PM Address: Tierra Vista Subdivision Langkaan 1, Dasmariñas City, Cavite, Philippines   The cafe has a rustic […]

Larena Triad Restaurant and Bakeshop

We had our first lunch in Siquijor in Larena Triad Restaurant and Bakeshop. The restaurant is exactly located at the Triad View Deck. Contact No. +63 956 557 8434 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Larena-Triad-Restaurant/ Address: Triad View Deck, Siquijor The restaurant has a view deck, wherein we saw almost all of Siquijor. Ooohhhhh the view!!! 😍 The Menu of Larena Triad Restaurant & Bakeshop […]

Bellview Kuzzina Bar and E.I. Suites

During our first day in Siquijor we had our breakfast first in Bellview Kuzzina Bar and E.I. Suites. Address: Poblacion, Siquijor (near the Church of Siquijor/ Siquijor Belltower) Contact Nos: +63 906 338 3890 or +63 917 700 8501   When our van passed by the restaurant we noticed the restaurant immediately. Bellview Kuzzina Bar is a […]

Aozora Japanese Restaurant

Busy and I were looking for restaurants in Tagaytagy again when we found Aozora Japanese Restaurant. Busy loves Japanese food so we went in the restaurant and we tried their food. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Aozora-Japanese-Restaurant/ Address: Domicillo Tagaytay, Km 58 Gen. E. Aguinaldo Highway, Tagaytay City, Cavite Contact Numbers: (+63 46) 413 4486 ; +63915 503 8800 Operating […]

Torres Farm and Resort

Busy, me, and a couple of our friends decided to have a late summer outing. Through Busy’s research, we have decided to go to Torres Farm and Resort in Naic, Cavite. When we entered, the guard gave us a gate pass and informed us to go to the tourist information center. Inside the tourist center, […]

A Relaxing Visit to La Union

La Union is one of the places in the Philippines which is known for Surfing. However if you do not want to surf, it is still great to visit La Union. Together with my brother and two of my friends, we went to La Union in April 2018. So where did we go during our […]

Halo-Halo de Iloko

After we had our breakfast in La Union, we went straight to Halo-Halo de Iloko to have our dessert. The decoration of the facade of the restaurant looks festive. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/magpasarapkamuna/ Address: San Fernando, La Union Halo-Halo de Iloko is a famous restaurant in La Union because of their Halo-Halo. The place is an old house […]

Manguerra Grapes Farm

We have a list of Grapes Farm in La Union, however we choose to go in Manguerra Grapes Farm because they were the first farm to reply to us when we arrived in San Fernando. We arrived around 5:30 AM, usually the farms are open at 6:00AM. (They also always reply to my text messages […]

McDonald’s Secret Menu

Since we were children we usually eat in fast food chains especially when we are in a hurry or we just want the Happy Meal 😉. McDonald’s is one of the leading fast food chains in the world, and in the Philippines. But do you know that they have a secret? 😄 May I introduce to […]

STONS Minute Steaks + Onion Rings

While Busy and I waited for our movie in Evia Lifestyle Center, we had a quick dinner in STONS Minute Steaks + Onion Rings. The store captured our attention immediately because of the design… and of course… they sell… STEAKS! STONS Minute Steaks + Onion Rings’  store is just small but it has a nice design. The […]

Gil and Mar Restaurant and Cafe

It’s a Saturday so Busy was working and he was just near the salon. So, after my visit to the salon, Busy picked me up and we went to Gil and Mar Cafe to have a snack.  Gil and Mar Cafe opened back in 2015, and now it is quite famous in Dasmarinas City, Cavite […]

Maybelline’s Affordable Kiss-Proof Lipstick Good for Travelling

When we travel we make sure that we look good especially for pictures. But every girl’s problem during on tour is to retouch our make up, especially after eating. Our lipstick is always gone after we eat, or kiss our boyfriend 😘 Our boyfriends also loves to kiss us but hates when we transfer the lipstick to […]