Avan Bañares is a tireless nature seeker, paradise hunter and occasional purveyor of wisdom. He was born and raised in Iloilo City, Philippines. Avan is always hungry for adventure and had a big thirst for the Ocean. He is a self-confessed sojourner, beer drinker and sometimes believed he’s a son of Poseidon. He loves to eat! and he eats a lot. i mean a lot! He swam in different bodies of water, got sunburnt several times. He loves star gazing and astronomy and was greatly influenced by Zecharia Sitchin’s books.