Tag: Luzon

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 […]

Sorsogon Travel Guide

INTRODUCTION TO SORSOGON Sorsogon is the southernmost province of Luzon and is among the country’s best kept nature hideaways. It is Luzon’s gateway to Visayas and Mindanao. It is a second class province with 14 municipalities and 1 component city.  All its municipalities are along the coastline except […]

The Century Old Daraga Church

This is the famous century-old Church of Nuestra Señora De Porteria which has been declared a National Cultural Treasure by the National Museum in 2007 and likewise declared a National Historical Landmark in 2008 by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines. Its current restoration is being supported […]

Anda’s Hidden Charms

We arrived here mid-day and all we wanted to do is to have lunch and stay for about 2 hours or so – to take a dip and get some photos. But that intention had a complete turn around when we arrived. It was so irresistible that we […]