Hi-Tec Altitude Lite I WP Hiking Boots for Men Review

Hi-Tec Men's Altitude Lite I WP Hiking Boot Review Characteristics Imported Shaft measures approximately 5" from archAnkle-high hiking boot with suede and mesh upper featuring i-Shield waterproof

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Hi-Tec Lima Sport WP Hiking Boots for Women Review

I've been hiking for 6 years already but it's my first time to own a pair of Hi-Tec hiking boots. Hi-Tec is a well-known brand for creating high-quality footwear, and I'm really glad I was able to

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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia: Downbelow Adventure Lodge Review

Wyatt Maktrav in Downbelow Adventure Lodge Lobby. Feeling at home!When I was looking for a tour provider for our Mt. Kinabalu hike, I came across Downbelow Marine and Wildlife Adventures. I sent them

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Malaysia – Kota Kinabalu: Downbelow Adventures Review

There are a lot of tour providers in Kota Kinabalu and it’s really hard to choose among them. For our Mt. Kinabalu trip, I tried my very best to find the cheapest option out there. Aside from the

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Hiking Mt. Kinabalu with a Child

Hiking Mt. Kinabalu with a ChildWhere to get the most affordable Mt. Kinabalu package?More than 8 months before our scheduled flight to Kota Kinabalu, I searched for different Mt. Kinabalu tour providers

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Batangas: Chateau Royale Resort Review

Wyatt Maktrav enjoying the sand in Chateau Royale's wave pool.I've been seeing online deals of Chateau Royale for a very long time and I really want to bring my family there. It was only last week

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Father and Son Tandem: Rescue Style Rappelling in Layong Bilog

Wyatt and his Dad rappelling down in Layong BilogWyatt Maktrav has experienced many sort of adventures - from a simple travel to hiking to ziplining to paragliding to riding an ATV. This time, we wanted

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Batangas: Canyon Cove Resort Review

Canyon Cove ResortCanyon Cove Hotel & Spa is one of the most popular resorts in Nasugbu, Batangas. We have stayed at Canyon Woods in Laurel, Batangas few years back and they highly advertise Canyon

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10 Best Mountain House Food Pouches for Camping and Backpacking

One of the most important things to bring when hiking or backpacking is food. You can’t go without it especially if you’ll be spending multi-days and nights in the wilderness. This is where you

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2016: A Year Full of Blessings, Adventures and Happy Memories!

Few days ago, 2016 has finally come to an end. However, I’m still overwhelmed with all the blessings I received and all the things that happened to me and my family for the past year. There are challenges

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Columbia Boy’s Silver Ridge III Shorts (Youth) Review

Wyatt Maktrav wearing his Columbia Boy's Silver Ridge III Shorts while trekking in VietnamColumbia Boy's Silver Ridge III Shorts ReviewColumbia Sportswear is a well-known brand providing tested tough

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Manila: Hotel H2O Review – Staycation New Year’s Eve Special

Wyatt Maktrav is so fascinated with the Aqua Room.Few months before December 2016, I searched for different destinations because I want to plan in advance where we should go for the New Year's eve

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Columbia Youth Fast Trek II Full Zip Fleece Review

Wyatt Maktrav walking around Sapa Town in Lao Cai, Vietnam. It's winter season so he's wearing his Columbia Youth Fast Trek II Full Zip Fleece.Columbia Youth Fast Trek II Full Zip Fleece ReviewWe've

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Travel Guide: Top Places to Visit in Ilocos Sur and Ilocos Norte

We recently had our Ilocos family roadtrip and we've got a tour package from Extreme Outdoor Club Travel and Tours. It's December and peak season so the rates are higher than usual, but we still got

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Extreme Outdoor Club Travel and Tours Review

Being a well-traveled family, I was asked by my sister-in-law to organize our Ilocos tour. I contacted different tour providers I know on Facebook and asked for quotation. Extreme Outdoor Club Travel

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Columbia Watertight Jacket for Kids Review

Wyatt Maktrav at the starting point of Mt. Fansipan, wearing his Columbia Watertight JacketColumbia Watertight Jacket for Kids ReviewHiking is a very common activity nowadays. You can even see families

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Columbia Youth Pisgah Peak Hiking Shoes for Kids Review

Columbia Youth Pisgah Peak Trail Shoes for Kids ReviewWe started bringing our son to the mountains when he was 8 months old. Back then, there’s no need to buy him a pair of hiking shoes because we’re

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Sapa, Lao Cai Vietnam: Dang Nguyen Hotel Review

Inside our room in Dang Nguyen Hotel We’ve got our customized Sapa tour package from Asia Charm Tours including the one night accommodation in Sapa. I didn’t have any idea about our hotel in Sapa

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Hanoi, Vietnam: B&B Hanoi Hotel Review

Wyatt Maktrav is so happy with our family room in B&B Hanoi HotelWhile searching in the internet, I’ve found many affordable places to stay in Hanoi. One of them is the B&B Hanoi Hotel and

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Vietnam – Sapa Town and Halong Bay: Asia Charm Tours Review

Few weeks before our trip to Vietnam, I searched for different Hanoi-based tour providers for our Sapa Town and Halong Bay tour. I sent email to around 10 tour operators and asked them for a quotation.

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