Being a nomad, traveler, seafarer




On Thursday morning, the Agency sends me a text message saying to pick up my documents for my Friday appointment at VFS Global’s office at Ecoplaza in Makati. The Ecoplaza […]

Travel Visa Application via VFS Global




Why did I — a little nomad who is neither a writer nor a blogger — write the series called “Work as Cruise Ship Photographer (Pinoy Edition)” and “How To […]

Working and living at sea, sailing from one itinerary to another, ending my day in one port and waking up the next day in another port (sometimes in a different […]

How I Get My Mail While Globetrotting




Info as of February 2016 As of this writing, “The MARINA enforces strict rules for personal appearance. All seafarers… must appear physically at the MARINA… for image capturing.” So the […]

Getting your COP at the MARINA


Rio (Philippines) isn’t done with his questions. 😀 After reading my latest posts, he tweeted… @EvelynYap Hi, miss evelyn. Long time! Just wanna say im waiting for ticket na lang […]

Soft Luggage or Hard Luggage?




Janz Cindy had more questions… Thank you soo much for replying 🙂 You don’t know how happy I am when I saw your email. .. , … … … , […]

Crew Shoes and Uniform