Maricel is a globetrotting Filipina and travel blogger/writer who hopes to encourage and inspire ‘kabayans’ and other nationalities to explore and discover the hidden treasures of this world. She has traveled to almost 30 countries (plus 10 American states) in five continents and thinks her adventures have only just begun. A Certified Corporate Social Responsibility (Sustainability) Professional (CSR-P), she also seeks opportunities to make a difference while traveling. She is currently working on raising funds to establish an elementary school for the less fortunate in Cebu City, Philippines and a water well in Sub-Saharan Africa. Follow her stories on Facebook at, @globetrottingfilipina on Instagram, or @globetrottingfilipina on Twitter.