Things to do in Boracay

October 11, 2017

I love taking clips of my adventures. Sometimes with a vision of what kind of video to make out of it, other times, just random snippets to preserve the memories without an actual visual perception of how it would turn out. Just like this trip I had last May.

It was my second visit to the country's (is it safe to claim Asia's?) best beach... BORACAY!

Seating by the beach | Boracay, Philippines
Sariling sikap photo at Puka Beach. This is really how majestic it looks! (The place, not me) :P


Looking through my files, I realized I have several pending videos for editing. Not wanting to put them to waste, I decided to one-by-one create something out of them. I chose to start with this specific travel first because the island is so beautiful, everyone else deserves to see its beauty.

THE CHALLENGE:
Tell a linear story out of the random video clips.

WHAT I DID:
I learned this new video transition and decided to overuse it in this video. HAHAHA. To also create something different, I decided to not use background music this time. I want to hopefully, immerse you. :P Let me know if it is effective or NOT. Haha.

So, if you are asking how the quick escape went... in my perspective... here you go (please watch in HD):



Also, thanks to Beshie Anj for capturing the photo used as the thumbnail for the video.

Here is my friend's version of our adventure in Boracay! :)

#VirusLife in Boracay from Nike Amistoso on Vimeo.

I love how Nike made me smile the entire time I was watching her video.

It's amazing how a single story can be told in several ways. That's what I love about writing and video making. The storytellers can come up with different interpretations of the shared moment. Besides words and videos, photos can also do the same.

There are so many stories to tell from this trip but I'll let my photos paint their thousand words for me this time. I need to mention though that my favorite memory is this being the first (and hopefully not the last) travel bonding I had with these lovely people.

Group photo at Two Seasons, Boracay
After-late-lunch-groufie at Two Seasons Boracay Resort

Beach photo at Two Seasons, Boracay
Here's a photo with Rach, one of my favorite people. Check out her inspiring stories and amazing journey at her personal blog: www.livingin365.com

Beach photo in Boracay with officemates
First day swimming at the beach front. Real salty!

Group shot at the Puka Beach, Boracay
Team Island Hop at Puka Beach

Playing volleyball at Puka Beach, Boracay
These people just love to play and have fun (and not swim at all, I dunno why). :P

Underwater shot snorkelling at Boracay
Proof of trying snorkeling again. Backstory: I almost died the last time I did (in 2014).

Snorkelling shot at Boracay
With my beshie, Anj. It was her first time snorkeling! :)
Almost sunset shot at Boracay beach front
The almost sunset shot. Beachfront.
Evening lights at Boracay Beachside
The sea seems scary at night but thankful for the calming waves and the beaming lights.



Bag by the beach
YUP! Onto a new sea adventure soon! Can you guess where?

P.S. I'm excited to see the sea soon! Also, I still have a pending travel video to Marinduque, the province of Laguna, a farm in Sta. Rosa, my first legit mountain hike in Rizal, and a lot more! Watch out for these soon in the #DiskARTe section of my blog!

OH! And for the Baybayin lesson for the day: I'll write ᜀᜊᜅᜈ᜔ (which is read as ABANGAN).



xxx

C.I.A
(Create & Inspire Always)




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    1. Sana makalabas ulit tayo! Drawing pa rin kasi yung retreat natin with the whole team! AHAHAHA! And oo nga pala! Yung video ko rin ng Quezon trip natin, 'di ko pa naedit! Tsk!

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    2. Hahahaha October or November ramdam ko. Sobrang kailangan na ng pray over eh.

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    3. Pray over and pagtirik ng kandila ba ito? Haha :) Super excited na ako! :D

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  2. Napangiti mo na naman ako. Maraking salamat, kaibigan!

    Arra
    www.arraabella.com

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