May Kwento Ako No. 51 : Blissful Experience Under Paris, not so long ago.

We all travel for many reasons. Some travels to escape. Some travel to experience new things in life. Some to learn more about self. With this Pandemic that we are all going through now, I will be sharing more of my treasured moments which awed me. Some of you may find it common and banalContinue reading “May Kwento Ako No. 51 : Blissful Experience Under Paris, not so long ago.”

May Kwento Ako #26 : I Pitched Milan !

  I never thought the day would come when I would stand up in front of a crowd and pitch a city.   Nonetheless, I am thankful to all the people and friends who encouraged me to do this and who came.  And to the Lord, for giving all those people the spectacular minds andContinue reading “May Kwento Ako #26 : I Pitched Milan !”

May Kwento Ako #22 : A Pinoy Pitches Milan. Incredible.

      As fate would have it, in cooperation with the Philippine Italian Association (PIA) and with Dr Becky Singson, I have been invited to pitch my perspectives on Milan through my lens after an intimate dinner. Initially, the thought was just just to share some of my photos taken in Milan last year.Continue reading “May Kwento Ako #22 : A Pinoy Pitches Milan. Incredible.”

May Kwento Ako #15 : The Art of Keeping Still

In today’s world, “how does one keep still?” is a question that is on my mind often.  I am like you who has a dozen and one things to do daily.  On top of work, there are errands to get done, bills to review and pay and files that need sorting.  And, I need to keepContinue reading “May Kwento Ako #15 : The Art of Keeping Still”

May Kwento Ako #13 : BOEUCC, a Milanese Classic

When I was ushered to a nice table in a good section of this restaurant, I immediately liked what was around me. It looked solid, established and with a decent history. It would make a perfect setting for a Mafia-related movie, I thought. When the waiter introduced himself to me, I wanted to chuckle. HeContinue reading “May Kwento Ako #13 : BOEUCC, a Milanese Classic”

May Kwento Ako #14 : Art for Art’s Sake

This was a BIG experience for me to see, study beautiful art by artists from all over the world. Located about a 5-10 minute walk from the SMN train station, the venue was quite large but easy. The room temperature was comfortable and all in one level. And entrance charge was not expensive. There wasContinue reading “May Kwento Ako #14 : Art for Art’s Sake”

May Kwento Ako #12 : The Letter O in Photos

Here is me being silly. O, the first letter of my name I thought of as a bore for years.  And that other letters seemed to be more interesting. Hahaha.  Because it had more twists and turns. It had style, drama. My O seemed plain. I prefer my O the way it is. Simple. Quiet.Continue reading “May Kwento Ako #12 : The Letter O in Photos”

May Kwento Ako #11 : The Vittorio Emanuele II … Mall

Built in 1865, this is supposedly the world’s oldest shopping mall, this should be of interest to many shoppers.  It was named after Italy’s first king.  Houses expensive brands most cannot afford.  But why is this is place always packed with people ?!  Because it is beautiful. I see many taking selfies.  This writer included.Continue reading “May Kwento Ako #11 : The Vittorio Emanuele II … Mall”