Repository of My Ideas and Experiences
Hi! I am Xander Lopez and this is my virtual home, a website dedicated to my existence. This is where I am sharing my thoughts, opinions, sentiments, journeys, adventures, travels, foods, tutorials, events and everything I could possibly share to all of the people in the whole wide world!
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It all starts with a dream, a necessary step to reach your goal.
If you can dream it, you can achieve it.
“Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.”
― Steve Jobs
It is the end of the year again. Looking back, it has been a rollercoaster one. Sometimes amusing, sometimes tiring, sometimes exciting, sometimes appalling. There were times I want to give up. But I still kept going on because I have to. We don’t have any other choice but to move on, do we? Fighting[…]
I was on the edge of canceling this event. Tropical storm Jolina has been pouring heavy rains up north and it was also affecting us in central and south Luzon. Despite having second thoughts, I still want to push it through. I wanted to climb again and bond with my friends. It has been almost[…]
It has been a while since I deactivated my Facebook account. Mixed emotions — mostly frustration — led me to do it. I was at a cozy cafe that time, sipping cold chocolate frappe drink to temporarily ease my mind. I already had a couple of attempts to deactivate it before but then I also immediately[…]
DIY Travel Philippines is a Facebook group where people share photos, expenses, itineraries and hacks about their travel experiences. Lots of information are posted here which other travelers alike could be interested with. Like the one I was tagged by my friend Hazel: a trip in Laguna entitled “5 destinations in 1 day”. At first[…]
Is it about trying out something new? Is it about the captivating view? Is it about falling in love with the beauty of the nature? Is it about the social media worthy pictures you take? Is it about conquering your fears and doubts whether you can make it or not? Is it about getting physically[…]
Team HERO Mountaineers, a group of people who wanted to Help Everyone to Reach Out, spearheaded a day hike at Mt. Makiling Laguna. Joining this challenging trail made me glad. I bonded with my friends, got acquainted with new people and fell in love once again with the beauty of our mother nature. Team HERO[…]
Year 2016 has been a series of ups and downs. I reached for something big which I really wanted but fate wasn’t good enough to me. My desire was not granted after all of the planning and effort. Nonetheless, it didn’t stop me from pursuing my other life goals. Coz life goes on, baby. Exploring Singapore This is my first[…]
Ever wonder how it feels like to embark in a journey that seems like there is no end? The road to your expected destination is stretched far too long you just force your tired legs to keep on moving. But as you experience the pain and the unexpected trail, you also appreciate the second-to-none beauty[…]
It was a humid Friday night when my colleagues and I went to try Kodanda’s Archery Range for the first time. After a long-day of work, we were set for a new adventure. Not really knowing what might happen. Nonetheless, we were all excited. The venue is located at the ground floor of the MAAX[…]
At the moment of writing, I still have 117 days left before 2017 starts. Plenty of time to accomplish more stuffs. But time flies so fast I don’t want it to just slip by. So by creating this to-do list I have a written reminder of what I intend to do. This will push me[…]