Archive for the 'travels' Category

Why I’m Glad to be a Digital Nomad

10.15.16 / Filed Under mary, travels, work / 0 Comments

Two years ago, I decided that commuting and being stuck in a cubicle in front of a blinking computer is not the life that I wanted (Well, who actually wants that?), so I quit my first job. I took a breather for a year, and after I decided to get my life together – joined […]


How to Apply for a Schengen Visa at the Embassy of Greece in the Philippines

09.16.16 / Filed Under travels / 72 Comments

Edited: 29 July 2018 I just came back from Europe and I can’t believe I just typed that. Europe was never part of the plan. For 2016 at least. But boyyyy, isn’t life full of surprises? (Kinda love life sometimes) Ok back story. This whole trip was unplanned. We were supposed to go to Greece […]


Hong Kong 2015

09.19.15 / Filed Under travels, work / 0 Comments

Almost two months ago, we had an impromptu trip to Hong Kong. We were invited to attend RISE Conference, a tech conference in Asia hosted by Web Summit. This was like the TechCrunch episode of Silicon Valley. SO. MANY. STARTUPS. I’ve never been more scared in my life that’s for sure.


On The Road with One Direction

04.12.15 / Filed Under fangirl, friends, life lately, mary, travels / 4 Comments

(This post is pretty long. Consider this as a warning. It is also about One Direction so if you don’t like them, HAHAHA I DON’T REALLY CARE!) At a hostel somewhere in Central Jakarta, we met a Dutch girl named Amanda. Chester, Sherica, and I learned that she was traveling Asia and just Jakarta was […]


On The Road Again – Singapore

03.12.15 / Filed Under fangirl, life lately, travels / 2 Comments

Flew to Singapore to see One Direction. I have no words except for FUCK FINALLY FUCKING FINALLY!!! I LOVE YOU HARRY, LOUIS, NIALL, LIAM, AND ZAYN. FUCK, I LOVE ONE DIRECTION. 1 down, two (or three!!!) more shows to go.