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to conquer the world~ to inspire and be inspired.
I am 30% introvert, 70% extrovert. I am 100% fun and adventure seeker.
I am a Registered Nurse by profession. But currently working for the Department of Education- Ilocos Sur Division, under the administrative department.
My life has been a journey itself. Especially when it comes to the jobs I have done during the past.
Right after passing my licensure exam, I knew that I will never practice nursing. So I tried the BPO industry, and lived in Sta. Rosa, Laguna, for 7 months. From Sta. Rosa, I transferred to Alabang. And eventually went back home to Ilocos.
After a few months I decided to try my luck in Baguio City. My most favorite city, for i feel that the place is very much alive, and that it shares emotions with me. The dry cold nights, the wet cold breeze, it allowed me to feel and discover myself around the people i lived with, and made friends with.
I worked there as an English Consultant for koreans all over the world, working online for a local agency. Until I was given the chance to work under Unilever Philippines - Marketing for more than 2 years, and Sales for 11 months.
Now, I am back in Ilocos, and decided to take a break from all the stress I had from Unilever :).
Outside the Philippines, I have visited Malaysia and Singapore, where I met coushsurfers, through my cousin who's a certified world traveler. And by the way, she is my inspiration on this.
In the Philippines, I have visited - Ilocos Norte, La Union, CAR, Pangasinan, Pampanga, Isabela, Cagayan Valley, Nueva Vizcaya, Tarlac City, Metro Manila, Zambales, Sta. Rosa, Laguna, Alabang, Quezon Province, Batangas City, Iloilo City and Guimaras; Palawan, most especially El Nido.
And because my life is a journey, where i am still on the verge of discovering what i am truly made for, i fervently hope that I could go back to traveling, and meet more "nomads by heart" like me.
"It's amazing what you can do, when you try."
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
I want to meet people. Make friends with them. And try to keep in touch about our travel stories. Maybe inspire each other to travel more, and enjoy life itself.
I love travelling. My knees weaken over a very good/inspiring book (bookish). My heart melts over an outstanding movie, may it be romantic, comedy, thriller, or action.
And then I love music, because it is the soul of dance and songs, because I am sort of a dancer, but a frustrated singer.
I love pictures, but cant make photography a habit just yet. :)
Music, Movies, and Books
Music - Songs by Oasis, Beatles , Maroon 5, The Killers. and there's I miss You by Incubus, and More Than Anyone by Gavin degraw
Movies - What's eating gilbert, hearts in atlantis, forrest gump, Up, Despicable me, Die hard, The Expandables, Drag me to hell, the notebook, going the distance, Winter's tale, blue jasmine, if i stay, hunger games, divergent!
Books - Hearts in Atlantis, the wuthering heights, if i stay, the fault in our stars, the bourne identity, the scarlet letter, the sands of time, tuesdays with morrie!
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
hike! the trail going up is OKAY, but going down is my biggest challenge! So whether it's a hill or a mountain, having been able to hike it, is already beyond amazing for me!
Teach, Learn, Share
I am always willing to guide you in your travel, if in case you get to visit Ilocos Region. (especially Vigan), Ooops, and of course, if and only I am free. :) But I always try to make myself available.
Countries I’ve Visited
Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand
Countries I’ve Lived In