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Went solo, left with tons of friends that I still stay in contact with to this day. I'm headed back to South East Asia and I'm coming back to this awesome place. I'm really looking forward to discovering more of this beautiful country.
Don’t like people? Making friends? Want to be alone in a new city? Only looking to book a place to stay for the night because you have a departing flight the next day? Don’t think there is anything worth seeing in Manila? Then don’t make...More
Being a local of Manila, I never thought I'd actually ever stay or hang out in one of the hostels in the city, but I got to do just that when the Red Carabao organized a couchsurfing event open to even non-guests of the hostel...More
My first visit to the Red Carabao was in March 2010. It was the first time I'd travelled alone and was the first time I'd been in a hostel where I was to share a room so I was super nervous. As soon as I...More
Great place to unwind, meet friends and rest once the busy city gets too much. Aldrich and crew will help guide you within the city. They know the interesting places and events. Nearby karaoke joints must be tried :-)
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