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Zebra experience in Yoki's Farm Mendez Cavite Happy and Busy Travels Review

Yoki’s Farm, Mendez Cavite

If you ever visit Tagaytay, you have to visit Yoki’s Farm in Mendez, a nearby town. Yoki’s Farm provides unique farm experience to their visitors.   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/yokisfarmofficial/ Email: yoki_farm@yahoo.com Contact Numbers: (046) 409 7527 ; 09178079588 Operating Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Time Spent in the farm: 4-5 hours Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/tCz1x49bFYDxPzKs6 Address: 003 Tabluan road Palocpoc 1, Mendez, […]
Marlboro Hills Racuh A Payaman South Batan- Batanes Travel Guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Things to Do in Batanes

Going to Batanes soon? Here are some things to do in Batanes.   Things to Do in Batanes: 1. Swim in the Fountain of Youth Full details at https://happyandbusytravels.com/fountain-of-youth/     2. Ride a Bicycle Full details at https://happyandbusytravels.com/biking-in-batanes/     3. Eat Ivatan Dishes Several restaurants serves Filipino, Western, and most importantly Ivatan dishes!   Hiro’s […]
Vin's Creation Milk Tea Shop Review of Happy and Busy Travels

Vin’s Creation Milk Tea, Cavite

After voting, Busy and I went to Vin’s Creation Milk Tea Shop in Dasmariñas City, Cavite. The milk tea shop satisfied all of my milk tea cravings since last week! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/vinscreationmilktea/ Contact Numbers: 0916 317 3366 Operating Hours: Sunday to Saturday, 1:00 – 9:00 PM Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/pXYhVAP19dvdoziS9 Address: #47 Don P. Campos, Zone 2, Dasmariñas City, Cavite […]
Tayid Lighthouse - Batanes Travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Tayid Lighthouse, Batanes

Located at the southern part of Basco Batanes, Tayid Lightouse is the third lighthouse that we visited. It was built on a private property, but was constructed by the government. So, the owner of the land and the government had an agreement that visitors can visit the surroundings of the lighthouse.   Batanes Travel Guide […]
Chawa Viewdeck - Batanes travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Chawa View Deck, Batanes

A great view of the ocean can be seen easily from Chawa View deck, Basco, Batanes. The view deck is one of the areas that can be easily visited plus you get to see a glimpse of the hills and the ocean.   Batanes Travel Guide and 5-day Itinerary at: https://happyandbusytravels.com/batanes-travel-guide-and-itinerary-for-5-days/   How to go here? […]
Biking in Batanes - Batanes Travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels in Batanes

Biking in Batanes on Busy’s Birthday

We celebrated Busy’s birthday differently by biking in Batanes. After our half day tour with Amazing Batanes, Busy and I borrowed a bike from Tawsen’s Place Inn. Our friend, Imac, rented from a shop. Then we started our journey to the Fountain of Youth. Our journey started around 2:30 PM.   The weather is too hot in Batanes, […]
Harbour Cafe Review - Batanes Travel Guide and Itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Harbour Cafe, Best Sunset Dining Experience in Batanes

We had our early dinner in Harbour Cafe, this was suggested by our tour guide, because we wanted to have pasta. The area is not that appealing at first, but as we went inside, we were in love with it! We had a great first dinner in the restaurant, so for our second night, we […]
Naidi Hills and Lighthouse - Batanes Travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Naidi Lighthouse and Hills, Batanes

Our tour for day 1 in Basco, Batanes ended in this picturesque lighthouse. Naidi Lighthouse is the only remaining lighthouse that is built on a government owned land. Most of the lighthouse were built on a private property. Batanes Travel Guide and 5-day Itinerary at: https://happyandbusytravels.com/batanes-travel-guide-and-itinerary-for-5-days/   How to go here? Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/6AfhJV5BzhCAZDDB6 From the […]
D Mall Stores Boracay Island

D Mall List of Stores, Boracay

Every time we visit Boracay Island, we always go to D Mall stores to eat, shop, or use the various services. There is a lot of changes in Boracay and of course D Mall stores after it was closed for 6 months. So, here is the list of stores as of March 2019 for everybody’s […]
Marlboro Hills Racuh A Payaman South Batan- Batanes Travel Guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Marlboro Hills, Originally Known as Racuh-A-Payaman

When you say Batanes, Marlboro Hills always comes up to everyone’s mind. It is the iconic hills and ocean view in Batanes. Racuh A Payaman is the real name of the area, however this tourist spot is now known as Marlboro Hills because one tourist said “It looks like the Marlboro Country.” From that day, Racuh […]
Ocean's Edge Resort Carabao Island Romblon Review Happy and Busy Travels

Ocean’s Edge Resort, Carabao Island

Situated in Carabao Island, Ocean’s Edge Resort, a 4-star resort opened its doors for guests last April 1, 2019. During our visit last October 2018 in Carabao Island, we had a chance to visit the construction site of Ocean’s Edge Resort. So, after the construction, we went back and visited the resort during their soft […]
Rakuh-a-idi Spring Fountain of Youth - Batanes travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Fountain of Youth, Originally known as Rakuh-A-Idi Spring

Swimming does not come into your mind when you say you are travelling to Batanes. But do you know that they have beautiful beaches, and a pool which is called the Fountain of Youth, which is originally known as Rakuh a Idi Spring? How to go here? From the town to the spring… Walk: Not recommended, […]
Marlboro Hills Racuh A Payaman South Batan- Batanes Travel Guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Batanes, Travel Guide and Itinerary for 5 Days

Batanes Island is the last province of the Philippines in the north. It is known for its majestic view of the ocean, the hills, and the honest Ivatan people. Last March 2019, we achieved our dream of coming to the Island, and at the same time we celebrated Busy’s birthday! Yey! So here is a […]
Vayang Rolling Hills - Batanes travel guide and Itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Vayang Rolling Hills, Batanes

Visiting Vayang Rolling Hills is one of the highlights of our first day in Batanes.  Batanes is known for its majestic views of the hills, Vayang Rolling Hills can prove this reputation. Why was it named “rolling hills”? It is because if you look at the hills, it looks like a never-ending line of hills. […]
Valugan Boulder Beach - Batanes travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels to Batanes

Valugan Boulder Beach, Batanes

Beaches are known for having sand, but in Valugan Boulder Beach, they have large rocks or boulders. This was the first time that we visited and saw a beach with boulders instead of sand.   How to go here? Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/JXPc5udBP6C2 From the town to the entrance… Walk: It will take you at least 35 […]
Japanese Tunnel Batanes Travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels in Batanes

Japanese Tunnel, Basco Batanes

Batanes was not spared from the war back in the 1940s. Ivatans were forced to create this Japanese tunnels through the hill so the Japanese military can hide. Today, the tunnel is a tourist spot, but it is also a reminder of our history. Address: Basco, Batanes Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/ipAYDEJu9S92   How to go here? […]

Fundacion Pacita

Fundacion Pacita is one of the famous, and expensive hotels in Batanes. Tourists can visit the vicinity of the resort, but there should be a go signal from the management.   Website: https://www.fundacionpacita.ph/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Fundacion-Pacita Contact Number: +63917 855 9364 Address: Basco, Batanes Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/jHQVFjDwr6A2   How to go here? Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/McuYfr6uL1U2 From the town to […]
Mt Carmel Chapel Tukon Church North Batanes Travel guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels in Batanes

Mt. Carmel Chapel (Tukon Church)

Our second church visit is Mt. Carmel Chapel or also known as Tukon Church. We were amazed how good looking the church was.   How to go here? Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/tuLtSBYtL9F2 From the town to the church… Walk: It will take you at least 50 minutes. Vehicle: It will take you at least 7 minutes. […]
Ivatan Fish Spring Rolls PHp 200 - Hiro's Joy Cuisine and Catering - Batanes Travel Guide and Itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Hiro’s Joy Cuisine and Catering Services

Every visit to a place will not be completed unless you tasted their authentic cuisines. So when we visited Batanes, we ate at Hiro’s Joy Cuisine and Catering Service. Eating here is included in our tour package, but we loved the restaurant so much that we even invited our friends to eat with us in […]
Amazing Batanes Tours - Marlboro Hills Racuh A Payaman - Batanes Travel Guide and itinerary for 5 days - Happy and Busy Travels

Amazing Batanes Tours, Batanes Travel Agency

The key to the success of our Batanes trip, is when we got a tour package from Amazing Batanes Tours. They are one of the travel agency pioneers in Batanes. Website: https://www.amazingbatanes.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/amazingbatanes/ Rates: https://amazingbatanes.com/our-amazing-batanes-tours Contact Numbers: +63 920 217 9031 ; +63 927 387 8172 Address: 106 Abuyo Street, Basco, Batanes, Philippines   Why Book with Amazing Batanes Tours? There […]
ICafe Review of Happy and Busy Travels

iCafe – The Cafe that Helps Build the Church

icafe was opened by the church goers of Church of God to help build the church. But how did they came up with the name iCafe? It simply means: i Connect Assist Fellowship Enjoy Together with the Southbloggers, we visited the cafe and tried some of their bestsellers. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/icafe.ph/ Contact Number: +63 917 586 9582 Operating […]
Beehan Eatery Basco Batanes Review of Happy and Busy Travels to Batanes

Beehan Eatery, Basco Batanes

Busy and I had our first lunch in Beehan Eatery during our stay in Basco Batanes. We have decided to eat here because it was just three blocks away from our hotel, Tawsen’s Place Inn. They are also the owner of the eatery. The eatery is open 7AM to 9PM daily and they serve Filipino food. […]
Residencia Boracay hotel and resort in station 1 boracay review of Happy and Busy Travels

Residencia Boracay – Station 1, Boracay Island

Staying in a beach-front resort in Boracay is the best way to enjoy your stay in Boracay. So we have decided to book a room in Residencia Boracay for the second half of our stay in Boracay and for the summer outing of my officemates. Residencia Boracay is a beach-front hotel in station 1 with affordable […]
Pinjalo Resort Villas Boracay Resort review and blog of Happy and Busy Travels

Pinjalo Resort Villas, Boracay Island

For the Nth time I am in Boracay again! For the first half of my stay in Boracay (March 16-18, 2019) I stayed in Pinjalo Resort Villas together with my friends. Busy is not yet with me during our stay, but he was with me in the second half of my Boracay 2019 visit. Pinjalo […]
Pananayan Pension House Hotel in Sabtang Review of Happy and Busy Travels

Pananayan Pension House, Sabtang Island, Batanes

Staying in Batanes will not be complete if you do not have an overnight stay in Sabtang Island. So Busy and I stayed in Pananayan Pension House, which is a good place to stay in Sabtang Island, Batanes. Pananayan Pension House is a simple abode that has two floors and was built on the cliff […]
Eatigo Application discounts on food review of Happy and Busy Travels

Eatigo – Dine up to 50% Discount!

Did you ever experience wanting to eat in a fancy restaurant but your budget is not enough? Do not worry because Eatigo is here! Eatigo is a mobile application which gives hungry diners a chance to get up to 50% off in their total bill.   How to Use the App? Step 1 Install the […]
Tawsen's Place Inn Affordable Hotel in Basco Batanes review and blog of Happy and Busy Travels

Tawsen’s Place Inn – Batanes

During our 5-day visit in Batanes, we stayed in Tawsen’s Place Inn, Basco Batanes. The Inn is one of the affordable hotels in Batanes with a great quality of stay.   Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Tawsens-Place-Inn/ Contact Number: +63 921 639 8509 Google Maps Link: https://goo.gl/maps/4brd7cSyRBv Check in time: 10:00 AM Check out time: 8:00 AM   Quick links Rates […]
Royal Air Philippines Clark to Puerto Princesa Inaugural Flight

Royal Air Philippines

Royal Air Philippines is a Philippine based airlines which just started their operations back in 2002. Every year, they expand their operations to cater more passengers to different locations. As of this writing, they fly from Clark, Caticlan, and Puerto Princesa.   Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/flyroyalair/ Website: https://flyroyalair.com/ Telephone number: (02) 863 2880   Royal Air Philippines uses the […]
Royal Air Philippines Clark to Puerto Princesa Inaugural Flight

Royal Air Philippines – Puerto Princesa Inaugural Flight

Last March 4, 2019, Royal Air Philippines had their inaugural flight from Clark International Airport to Puerto Princesa Airport. Happy and Busy Travels was in the event to experience the first plane ride.   How to book? View the step-by-step process here: https://happyandbusytravels.com/royal-air-philippines/   Checking-In We went to the check-in counters in Clark International Airport. […]
Trust Officers Association of the Philippines TOAP 2019 Convention

TOAP 2019 Convention – Shaping the Future of the Trust Industry

The Trust Officers Association of the Philippines (TOAP) held its convention this year 2019, with the theme “Shaping the Future of the Trust Industry.” The convention proper was held at SEDA Capitol Central Hotel, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines, on February 23, 2019.   Below is the quick recap of what happened in the convention proper. […]
Hello Kitty Kitchen and Dining Taipei Taiwan Review of Happy and Busy Travels

Hello Kitty Kitchen and Dining Taipei

One of my travel goals in each place that I go to is to visit any Hello Kitty attractions. So when Busy and I, together with our friends went to Taipei, Taiwan, I scheduled our lunch in Hello Kitty Kitchen and Dining on the actual day of my birthday. 🙂   Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/hellokittysweets/ Contact Number: +886 […]
First Valentine's Day Celebration of Happy and Busy Travels

Our First Valentine’s Day Celebration

Valentine’s Day in 2016 happened on a weekend, so Busy planned a celebration. It was our first Valentine’s day celebration together as a couple, and my first Valentine’s day with a boyfriend. I have never experienced Valentine’s Day with a partner so I was really excited. Busy said it will be just a simple celebration. […]
Carabao Island Romblon review of Happy and Busy Travels

Carabao Island, Romblon

Looking for an island where you can find tranquility? Carabao Island is the island for you! It is just near, and the best alternative to Boracay. We visited the island in October 2018, and we did not bumped into any tourist. So, we assumed that we were the only tourists! While the hype is not […]
Chavez Estate Review first anniversary of Happy and Busy Travels

Chavez Estate’s First Anniversary

It’s Chavez Estate’s first anniversary! So we returned to Chavez Estate together with some of my blogger friends 🙂 Read our first visit at Chavez Estate, Silang Cavite   Chavez Estate added few tables and chairs because they expected a lot of guests on their first anniversary. Their expectations came true! There were a lot of […]
Tyvo Resort Antipolo Review of Happy and Busy Travels

Tyvo Resort, Antipolo

Looking for a private resort that can be used as an events place? Tyvo Resort is perfect for you! The private resort has an awesome view, and superb amenities. So, one Sunday, Busy and I together with our blogger friends visited the resort. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TyvoResort/ Contact Number: +63927 966 5597 Website: http://www.TyvoResort.com Address: B16 L9 Mt. Banahaw […]
4G Wifi for Taiwan Klook review of Happy and Busy Travels

4G Wifi for Taiwan

Busy, our friends, and my social media accounts were all updated during our Taiwan trip thanks to 4G Wifi for Taiwan!!!   Where to Rent? We rented our 4G Wifi for Taiwan at Klook You can click on the banner below to get yours. Klook.com   How to Use? After we rented through Klook, we […]
Elephant Mountain 象山 Xiangshan review of Happy and Busy Travels

Elephant Mountain

If you want to see Taipei from a great angle, you have to come and hike through Elephant Mountain. That’s what we did in our first day in Taiwan. Address: Xinyi District, Taipei, Taiwan Operating hours: 24 hours Entrance Fee: None, FREE!   Going to Elephant Mountain Elephant Mountain was very accessible, we just rode […]
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 […]