Ella (Dayanara Torres), a European princess, believes that she is being deprived of her freedom to live life and explore the world on her own free will. She runs away and accidentally comes across Alex (Aga Muhlach), a stern and bitter jeepney driver. Fearing for her safety, he begrudgingly takes Ella in. Unaware of her true identity, Alex teaches Ella their ways of living and she begins to enjoy her new and simple life while Alex learns to become more optimistic because of her. But when the truth of Ella's identity is revealed, will their fairy-tale love story still have a happy ending now that Alex knows that he and Ella are worlds apart?