B/Biyahe: Postcard from Nasugbu

  As summer warms up our wanderlust, BENCH BLOG emphasizes a rediscovery of domestic destinations. Through the season, we field postcards from our favorite nomads: travelers who inspire travel through their itinerant Instagram feeds. This week, new nomad Javy Cang sends us #LoveLocal all the way from Nasugbu, Batangas.   Story behind the snaps:  My […]

B/Biyahe: Postcard from Mt. Pulag

At the start of 2016, BENCH BLOG emphasizes a rediscovery of domestic destinations as a grand resolution. Through the year, we field postcards from our favorite new nomads: travelers who inspire wanderlust through their itinerant Instagram feeds. This week, nomadic couple Tin Bejar and Jason Chua send us #LoveLocal all the way from Mt. Pulag in […]

B/Biyahe: Postcard from Mt. Batolusong

At the start of 2016, BENCH BLOG emphasizes a rediscovery of domestic destinations as a grand resolution. Through the month, we field postcards from our favorite new nomads: travelers who inspire wanderlust through their itinerant Instagram feeds. This week, new nomad Lea Valenzuela and sends us #LoveLocal all the way from Mt. Batolusong in Tanay, Rizal.  […]

B/Biyahe: Postcard from Masungi

At the start of 2016, BENCH BLOG emphasizes a rediscovery of domestic destinations as a grand resolution. Through the month, we field postcards from our favorite new nomads: travelers who inspire wanderlust through their itinerant Instagram feeds.  This week, new nomad Paolo Cuarteron (@paocua) sends us #LoveLocal all the way from the Masungi Georeserve in […]

BENCH MEETS LOGICLUB’S ERIC TRONO & JP DEL MUNDO

Music and fashion have never been more hand in hand than they are today—what with musicians collaborating with brands to create clothing and products that promote a certain sound and style. The local musicians from the Logiclub Collective are no strangers to the power of good dressin’, whether it be through lazy loungewear to preppy […]

BENCH MEETS Walter Demesa

    It’s hard to believe Walter Demesa was once tied to a desk. Hosting the Lifestyle Network’s magazine show Listed with Karen Pamintuan, he’s been all over the place lately. On the show and on his blog, Wally D is an expert at instigating FOMO, from mud carting in Puerto Galera to slurping up […]

#BeBetter: A B/Blog Reminder to Be Better Citizens

With great love for what is local comes great responsibility. You can’t say you care about a place if you don’t show it—even in the little things. As a friendly (and maybe a little sassy) reminder not to be an asshole to your fellow Filipino, B/BLOG created #BeBetter, a series that encourages us to be […]

B/Biyahe: Taytay Falls with Kimi Juan & Thomas Caja

  As we’ve seen in classics like Bonnie & Clyde and A Life Less Ordinary, love is more exciting when it’s on the run. Even sweeter: when both people can take some great photos along the way. Putting the romance in wanderlust are Thomas Caja and Kimi Juan, who have racked up quite the Instagram […]