Archive for the 'En Route' Category

Life in Transit 2014: A Year After


 It’s been a year since I first had my fill of adventure on the outskirts of my comfort zone – and I can still remember that exact moment I boarded the plane at half past midnight to Ho Chi Minh and wondering what’s ahead of me for thirty straight days. Whoever thought this trip would change […]

En Route: Singapore

June 12, 2015 Filed Under: Abbey, En Route, Personal, Worldly Whereabouts 5 Comments

June 11, 2015 | 9:51 PM Cebu Pacific Flight 5J 806, bound for Manila Current concern: how to come out alive in the coming months.  I’ll admit this trip wasn’t an escape from life. In fact, it was scarier – because I felt that even if I’m miles away from home, work keeps calling my name. […]

En Route: Tokyo, Japan

May 11, 2015 Filed Under: Abbey, En Route, Personal, Worldly Whereabouts 10 Comments

JR Subway / 12:51 PM Tokyo time It’s Saturday, noon, and day 4 in Japan – aka a shameless attempt to escape from deadlines even for just a few days. There are always default reasons I point out every time people ask me why I travel – it’s to explore what’s yet to be seen […]