Jay-R Gatdula

Hi, I'm Jay-R.

In the fintech world, I'm a cryptocurrency and business development professional. 

In the other world, I write, travel, eat, and act normal.

This is the other world, er... part. 

Witness my adventures and insanity here.

The Man with the Cap
Happy New Year! Goodbye, 2016 – Hello, 2017!

Happy New Year! Goodbye, 2016 – Hello, 2017!

Hooray for 2017!! I’m on GMT+8, and I know a lot of you are yet to welcome 2017, but celebrate...


WP#6 What Are They Thinking?

(This post is a part of a series called Writing Prompt Project which entails an article or essay written based...

National Mosque of Malaysia

The Real Meaning of Islam – Dropping by the National Mosque of Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur is quite a unique metropolis to explore. It has the vibe in which the city and nature meld...

Christmas Banner

Merry Christmas from the Man with the Cap!

Yeap, it’s Christmas already! In just a week, it’ll be another year. You know what this means – I’m going...

Burgers of Manila

The Burgers of Manila – the Best and the Worst Burgers in the Metro

I can still remember the now defunct first Sango Yakiniku rice burger I had at Shangri-la Plaza. It’s quite ironic...

National Museum of the Philippines

That Quick Visit to the National Museum of the Philippines

Hello friend, What are you doing? Why are you reading this? Having fun? Well, thanks for reading. 🙂 But seriously,...

Philippine Passport

The Curse of the Weak Passport

I’ve been cursed. Cursed with a weak passport. Or so I thought. Prior to packing my bags and being ready...


A Procrastinator’s Guide to the Internet

Hello Dear Procrastinator, I am writing to you in the middle of the night in crazy Manila with only the...

Genetic Enhancement

Genetic Enhancement – Yay or Nay?

Would you want to alter your future children’s genes to make them smarter, stronger, or better looking? This is the...

Joanne Teddy Bear Museum

Mystical Jeju Island (Part 5 – A Song of Teddy Bears, Tricks, Nanta, and Ice)

If you’ve missed the first part/s of this series, I highly recommend reading them from the start. (I’ll provide all...