Trip or Treats

LA/NY/ITA/MNL, Manila, Philippines

A wanderlust’s attempt to traipse the universe one step/bite/plane/bus/meal at a time. After living in Malibu, Santa Monica, Italy & New York, ToT’s back in Manila with itchy traveler’s feet, a huge appetite & unadulterated tales from her travels and her tummy. Don’t be shy to comment. Email me at

About ToT

College: Pepperdine University, Major in Finance

Grad: New York University, Hospitality Industry Studies


  • Fersal Hotel Group – Vice President, Operations & Marketing
  • Malibu Enterprise – Managing Partner
  • JB Music & Sports, Inc. – Gopher


  • feeding/dining with people
  • Yoga
  • scuba diving
  • photography
  • traipsing the universe one airplane/boat/bus/click/step/breath at a time

Favorite Books

  • Breakfast with Buddha
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Nabokov’s Lolita
  • On Bullshit
  • Kafka
  • Love in the Time of Cholera
  • Meditations on the Mat
  • Le Scaphandre et le Papillon
  • The Art of Travel
  • The Architecture of Happiness
  • On the Pleasure and Sorrows of Work
  • ANYTHING by Alain de Botton