Blogging at 37,000 feet

Blogging at 37,000 feet

37 As I write this blog post, I am currently en route from San Francisco to Seattle on board an Alaska Airlines flight. Yup… I am blogging from approximately 37,000 feet. The plane is equipped with a WiFi service offered by a company called Gogo...
Walking around San Francisco – Aug 25, 2010

Walking around San Francisco – Aug 25, 2010

Outside of the Philippines, my favorite city in the world is San Francisco. It has its mix of old and new world charm. As a famed “melting pot” of different cultures it isn’t uncommon to hear different languages being spoken on the streets of SF as you walk from one...
Boudin Bakery

Boudin Bakery

One of the iconic symbols of San Francisco in the food arena is sourdough bread. I know a lot of Pinoys don’t usually relish the sour-tasting bread as evidenced every time I have my friends taste real sourdough when we visit San Francisco. It is an acquired tasted…...
Skydiving!

Skydiving!

One of the many “things must do” on my bucket list was skydiving. Earlier this year in May, I joined a group that was supposed to make a jump in Clark Field in Pampanga (read the post here), but after a month of waiting, due to red tape between the airplane charter...
The French Laundry, Yountville, CA

The French Laundry, Yountville, CA

While en route to the town of Napa in the Napa Valley, my brother turned into the town of Yountville to pass by famous restaurant called “The French Laundry.” To those who have already heard of the place, no we did not eat here. We just literally “passed by.” What...