A Surprise Visit to Matalom, Leyte

I have planned this for a year. Nothing could change my mind from visiting my beloved hometown - Matalom, Leyte.

Unveiling Island Trotters' New Travel Companion

We're so excited about our new adventure companion - the "Origins: A Travel Journal" from Bo's Coffee. A product of homegrown social enterprisers, artists and travel writers, this journal is sure to spark a generation of thoughtful travelers..

Island Trotters 'Humbled and Grateful' for BCBA 2014 Nomination

Island Trotters turned one year old just last September. It started out as a simple blog about Neil and Issa's adventures. Then it grew into a platform where passionate travelers could share their unique journeys to the world.

Awesome Road Trip with Friends in Cebu

No maps. No heavy bags. Just enough cash for fuel, food, water, and unexpected detours.

Losing To A Million Sardines

This is a story of how we lost a bet and won something priceless.

Catching Up With Friends at Pinamungahan's Quaint Resort

Even in the start of the “ber” months, I couldn’t stop myself from travelling far down Cebu. After all, it has been centuries since my friends and I planned for this short getaway to Mitch’s resthouse in Pinamungahan...

Blissful Encounter with the Blue Water and Bewitching Island of Boracay

I have always longed to breathe the air of new places. And now I took the opportunity to pack my bags and fly somewhere I haven’t been to: Boracay.