A Weekend of Adventures in South Cebu and Dumaguete

Thursday, July 28, 2016

A Weekend of Adventures in Cebu and Dumaguete The original plan was to fly to Negros Occidental and dive in the waters of Sipalay, an offbeat scuba diving spot south of Bacolod City. What’s in their depths? I really do not have idea, but I…

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Kasibu: Caving in Capisaan Caves (Alayan to Lion)

Thursday, May 26, 2016
Capisaan Caves

The day was about to end when we arrived in Kasibu, almost three-hour ride from the town of Bambang. But as the sun set behind Caraballo Mountains, our day in town was just about to start. We would be spelunking through and through the fifth…

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Surfing in Gubat, Sorsogon: The Next Big Thing in Bicol

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Gubat 18

I could smell and hear the waves as Gael and I walked towards the long stretch of Rizal Beach. The crashing was so loud, the waves must be huge! I was so excited but I tried to hide it to Gael. Then as if a…

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Balabac Sojourn: Onuk Island, Pink Beach and Melville Lighthouse

Thursday, July 30, 2015

It was on our third day in Balabac that we started exploring the islands, our boat captain cum guide was no less than the well versed and knowledgeable Kap Andong of Barangay Poblacion 4 in mainland Balabac. I bet no other person in town knows…

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A Weekend of Ultimate Adventure in Baler

Friday, March 20, 2015

What will you get outside for? For Berlin Amploquio, a special education teacher, it’s her desire to continue exploring the places in the Philippines that she haven’t been to while engaging in outdoor activities such as hiking, diving, running and other activities that she has…

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Balabac Sojourn: Immersion in Bugsuk Island

Thursday, February 26, 2015

It was still dark when we woke up but the sky was starting to clear up, preparing for the customary show of sunrise. We had a convenient view of daybreak right in front of the beach. The sea was surprisingly calm, the wind was also non-existent….

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