Albay: The Picturesque Nuestra Señora dela Porteria Church of Daraga

Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Daraga

The almost four centuries of Spanish rule in the Philippines left us with a lot of influences and legacies including some grand Catholic churches. In the province of Albay and even in the entire Bicol Region, among that really stand out is the one in…

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One of Tanay’s Secrets Revealed: Calinawan Cave System

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Tanay 07

The province of Rizal’s close proximity to Metro Manila makes it often overlooked by tourists but unbeknown to many, the province is home to a lot of attractions that will surely delight outdoor enthusiasts. Take the case of the town of Tanay, home to numerous…

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Iligan Tourism Triangle Icons: Mimbalut, Tinago and Maria Cristina Falls

Monday, February 23, 2015
Iligan

What will you do if you only have few hours in Iligan City? Let’s say… seven hours! Too short right? Well, I have serious reasons to believe that your answer is as good as mine – go “waterfalling”! That’s what I did early this year…

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Buntot Palos Falls, Laguna’s Hidden Grandeur

Friday, November 28, 2014
Buntot Palos

When thinking of waterfalls to visit on a day tour from Manila, the province of Laguna will surely make the cut. This without a doubt because there are lots of waterfalls in the province that are all within reach from Metropolis. Pagsanjan Falls in Cavinti…

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Where to Eat in Tacloban

Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Tacloban

It has been a year since Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) hit Central Philippines and devastated the Province of Leyte. One that was hardly hit was Tacloban City, which today is obviously already back on its feet. Like a rising phoenix, the once bustling metropolis is…

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Four Cemeteries I Would Rather Be On All Saints Day

Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Sagada

One of the biggest holidays in the Philippines is All Saints Day. Like Christmas, Holy Week and New Year, the first day of November is widely celebrated across the archipelago. Expect exodus of people specially to the provinces during this holiday. All Saints Day officially falls on…

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