Archive for the ‘Travel’ Category

Learning Korean

I’m a travel nurse, and learning how to speak (and write) a different language is an advantage of it. It builds rapport to patients. I gained their trust especially when I relayed to them the importance of the procedure that’d be done to them. For my three years here in Saudi Arabia, I learned to speak Arabic and I was commended by my superiors and colleagues for it.

How did I learn a new language as a travel nurse? How did I understand and speak a new language given my ‘toxic run’ with patients?

(more…)

Advertisements

Mrs. Moon is smiling on a thursday night that I dreamt of an Italian gateaway – sipping wine in an Italian coast and savoring epic pasta and cheese. So I agreed to go out and dine with my colleagues at The Balcony.

(more…)

Do you have that feeling of pleasure when you’re above, on an airplane, and looking down the earth?

Nurse Wanderer

(more…)

This year I joined Dinagyang Festival with shots of whiskey and a plate of ‘lechon’.

(more…)

Iloilo City has a new attraction for locals and tourists. It’s called Times Square.

(more…)

I always love flying during night time. I can see art down under.

So on my trip going back to Manila I savor what I witnessed while on- board Cebu Pacific last November 27.

(more…)

City of Pines Philippines

And suddenly, I was embracing the cold weather of Baguio City in the Philippines. I thought I was dreaming, but I was not. I am in the City of Pines following an emergence of sudden and unplanned idea.

(more…)