suck, squeeze, bang and blow

Men are particularly drawn to fast moving objects, noise polluting sounds and adrenalin rushing hotness--and I just summed-up an overview of what happened in this year's Singapore Formula 1 Grand Prix. It was a last minute gig when a fellow travel blogger and friend Lloyd shot me...

pinoy travelers’ weekend

Who would have known that this September would be one of the most memorable months of our travel blogging experience. Years ago, we would never imagine getting within a hand-span distance from people who live and breathe travel. But the bug hit, and the rest of...

tour de force in sri lanka

We came, we saw, we kicked some arse! Our short trip in Sri Lanka was packed with stories we would not get tired of telling over and over--over some bottles of beer. We got loads of pictures and gigabytes of video clips as proof of our little...

you guys should go to….

Last week we got a bit generous and decided to run a contest in celebration of our blog's third year anniversary. We asked the readers to send us a photo of them telling us what place we should visit next by simply writing: “fliptravels.com, you guys should...

ON THREE

When we started this blog, it did not matter if we only had five regular readers. It never disturbed us when our page ranking dropped down the floor. We just wanted to have an outlet where we can share the stories of our travels. After...

la escala en singapur

"When I thought that I was leaving my family behind, tears welled in my eyes. I felt I was drowning. The horse was nimble; my driver Macario, silent and so was I. What thoughts! What sad reflections!" ~Jose Rizal (May 2, 1882) OKAY! That was...

shake, rattle and roll… and flip!

In observance of Undas (Filipino version of Halloween), there's no other perfect time to tell some freaky stories that Monette and I have experienced together. (Un)fortunately, we have never encountered anything beyond our sanity threshold while on a major trip. Unless you'd consider running out of cigarettes...

win a trip for two to boracay

We had our rainy Boracay stint last September, and we really had fun despite the b**chy weather. We managed to make the best of what the island can offer the Flip'n Travelers way. CLICK HERE to see our 2009 Bora adventure. Now Imagine this: Flying with...

January 1 is Brit milah

January 1 is Brit milah: The Feast of the Circumcision of Our Lord While our Jewish brothers are celebrating this biblical feast, I thought of sharing my personal story of crossing the bridge to manhood: (WARNING: MAY BE TOO GRAPHIC FOR WEAK STOMACHS) TRIVIA: Majority of filipinos are circumcised....