Echo Santos is also the author of the book Chasing Gilas. He studied Creative Writing and Visual Communications. Santos is a graphic designer by day, a cartoonist on office breaks and a contributing writer for an art related website by night.
Relive the Gilas Pilipinas journey in the 2014 World Cup in Spain and 2014 Incheon Asian Games. A nation that is united by a momentous win is now in disarray with the debacle of a loss. The nation with its passion for the sport arguably unmatched in the world is now seeking answers. What just happened, Gilas?
For years, Echo Santos dreamed of embarking on an epic journey around the Philippines but harsh realities of urban living kept the dream in the back burner. So, he left his job, and went on a once-in-a-lifetime trip with $1000 in his pocket. The experience he had along the journey made him realize that everything has become more than just crossing off items on a bucket list.