Category: AWESOME PHILIPPINES

Batanes Travel Guide

In line with the Visit Philippines 2015 campaign of the Department of Tourism, I am coming up with travel guides to some of the Philippines’ “must see destinations.” These travel guides are reduced to its simplest and most doable form so that anyone who wants to visit these […]

Butuan City Travel Guide

In the beginning, there was no Philippines but there was BUTUAN Basic Information About Butuan City Dubbed as the “Timber Capital of the Philippines”, Butuan is a highly Urbanized City located in Agusan Del Norte, in Northern Mindanao. It is the former provincial capital of Agusan Del Norte. Butuan […]

Photos of Hinatuan Enchanted River

Enchanted River? By what reason is it called Enchanted River? According to stories passed from generation to generation, the river was once a sanctuary of “enkantos” when the area was still a dense forest.  That was long, long, long time ago. Blame illegal logging or thank illegal logging, […]

Snapshots Of Awesome Batanes

Let me be honest, I am missing Batanes – after that birthday trip I did several weeks ago.  I always say that Batanes is just a so-so place and ‘it gives just the usual sight’ and nothing more.  But I am definitely telling a lie. Batanes is awesome […]

Magical Siquijor Sunset

Many people talk about how enchanting sunset is in Siquijor.  Many say it’s one of the most beautiful sunsets they have seen.  Many regard the sunset in Siquijor as one of its gems.  I think its worth the buzz. Undeniably, Siquijor offers a commanding view of the sunset, […]

St James the Great Parish Church of Bolinao

Originally built in 1609, the church of St. James Parish in Bolinao, Pangasinan is made of black coral stones.  Its bell tower was once the tallest in the entire island of Luzon.  Bolinao church also served as a fortress against the pirates on several occasions. Today as it […]

Spending Summer In Baguio

Baguio is the Summer Capital of the Philippines because of its cool climate when the rest of the country is experiencing the heat of summer sun. Baguio is an easy get-away for many tourists because it is just a 5-hour drive from Manila. More so, there are hundreds […]

The Charms of Tondol Beach

Tondol Beach is located in Anda, Pangasinan.  Tondol beach has fine white sand and a long stretch of shallow water.  It is a perfect getaway without the hassle, the noise and the crowd of the more known beaches in the Philippines. There are few and very cheap resorts […]