This is Kampong Ayer – a village built on stilts. This is where one gets to see the actual life of traditional Bruneians. The village has been here for centuries. I never knew about this place until I got to Yayasan Shopping Complex. The shopping complex is walking […]
This is the Royal Palace Complex in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. It is the official residence of the King of Cambodia since 1860 except of course during the regime of Khmer Rouge. The palace is a collection of several buildings and stupas. Story to follow.
This is Lion’s Club International marker in DS Benedicto and has become one of the town’s landmark. The viewing deck here provides an astonishing view of Talos River and surrounding mountains. Story to follow.
DS Benedicto is dubbed as “Little Baguio” because of its cool climate and environment. Among the many reasons also why this place looks like Baguio is this highway full of pine trees. The BS Benedicto Highway won a national award as the most beautiful highway implementing the Greening […]
This is Victorias Golf and Country Club, an 18th hole golf course located with the Victorias Milling Company Compound which is known as Asia’s largest integrated sugar milling company. Story to follow.
This is Poctoy White Beach in Torrijos, Marinduque. This beach is perhaps the most famous in Marinduque. Many locals stay here for a day or a night. Story to follow. HOW TO GET TO POCTOY WHITE BEACH To get to Poctoy White Beach, take any jeepney bound to […]
Marinduque is 4 hours away from Lucena City via RORO. The following are the follow I took while enroute to Marinduque. To get to Marinduque from Manila, take a bus bound for Lucena Dalahican Port. From there, buy your RORO ticket bound for Gasan.
This is Gasan Town Hall in Marinduque.
This is the seat of government of Buenavista, Marinduque. All photos here were captured using a cellphone camera. I visited Buenavista Town Hall last May 24, 2012. RELATED LINKS: Marinduque | Battle of Pulang Lupa Shrine Marinduque | Bella Roca From Afar Marinduque | Boac Casa Real Marinduque | Boac Museum […]
This is Marinduque Hot Spring Resort in Buenavista. This resort has 2 hot spring pools. They also have rooms for overnight accommodation. The resort is located along the national highway near the boundary of Buenavista and Torrijos. Story to follow.
This is Malbog’s Sulfuric Hot Spring located in Buenavista, Marinduque. It is situated few meters away from Marinduque Hot Spring Resort. Many say that a visit to Marinduque would not be complete without dipping here. Story to follow.
This is Bato Sumpit Hidden Falls in Igtuble, Tubungan, Iloilo. It is very small yet very mighty, ravaging and dangerous for swimming. I will not dare swim here 🙂 Story to follow.
This is St Anthony the Abbot Church in Tubungan, Iloilo. It was originally built in 1844 but was destroyed during WWII. The facade has Corinthian columns and pillars. It has a 3-storey bell tower. I visited Tubungan Church last July 22, 2012 after chasing Bato Simbahan Underground Waterfalls […]
This is the National Shrine of Our Lady of Candles more popularly known Jaro Cathedral located in Jaro, Iloilo City. It is the seat of the Archdiocese of Jaro. Unusually, the bell tower of this cathedral is located across a busy street in Jaro Plaza – a bit […]
This is Pagsanjan Arch in Pagsanjan, Laguna. Story to follow.
This is the Archdiocesan of St. Anthony De Padua or commonly known as Pila Church located in the heritage town of Pila, Laguna. To commemorate the 350th death anniversary of the Saint In 1578, Pila Church became the Parish of St. Anthony De Padua and making it the […]
The unassuming island province of Guimaras offers many wonders many travelers would not know because they are never known in main stream media. Personally, this is more of an advantage because people can still have the option for pristine, unspoiled and less commercialized get away. Unlike the popular […]