Famous for comprising one-half of the hugely popular The Poor Travelers wanderlust blog. He saw it named #1 on USA Today's 2016 list of the top 10 budget travel blogs for his regular advice on traveling with a budget.
He earned his BA from the University of the Philippines in audio-visual management/film in 2006. He first worked in social media before turning to travel blogging.
He saw his The Poor Travelers blog named to TripAdvisor's 2015 list of the top 20 budget travel bloggers. He was a 2010 finalist for the Philippine Blog Awards for his Yoshke blog.
He was born and raised in the Philippines.
He and Sharyn Nilsen are both famous budget travel bloggers.