One of the coolest concepts that I have seen is what is known as Code.org. They have developed a system to teach coding from a very early age in schools. However, the Department of Education in the Philippines has said no to bringing it to the classroom. I just do not understand. The world needs computer scientist and it is the answer to the nation’s…

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I normally have great things to say about traveling in the Philippines as a tourist but today, I have to write about Tinglayan, Kalinga. It is a no go zone if you are American. It might change in the future but it is like the hills of Kentucky was in the 1960’s with moonshine.

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The first thing is that the town of Tabuk, Kalinga is a crazy place. It is complete with doctors quitting, the governor having a cage fight, and a town that is split in half by a huge field that is several kilometers. It is a weird town to say the least. There is part of the town on the highway. The rest of the town…

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If you are in Ifugao for the rice terraces, you might stop and check out the capital town that gets little to no tourism in it. It is called Lagawe. It is mainly just the hub for the locals of Ifugao. I find it quite the nice place to relax for the afternoon.

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If you are coming from Sagada and want to going to the rice terraces in Banaue , there is a simple way to go but it is not the most conformable and like everything in the mountains, it does take time.

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I know as a white person in the Philippines, it is not political correct for me to use free speech and question political figures like Rodrigo Duterte. However, I am not political correct so I will open say that Jesus is the Messiah and there is no need for a relationship.

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