Siargao: Magpupungko Beach and Tidal Pools

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Off the coast of mainland Surigao City is Siargao, an island consisting of eight municipalities of the province of Surigao del Norte. Hailed as surfing mecca of Mindanao, it is an emerging eco-tourism destination. No doubt, the roaring waves of the Pacific Ocean put the…

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14 Places to Visit in the Philippines in 2014

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

It is already half of the first month of the new year and only few weeks before summer but how’s your bucket list for this year going so far? Are you done contemplating which places to see and cross in your travel wishlist? What beach…

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Exploring Siargao: Beyond Cloud 9

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Surfing! That’s what most people said when I told them that I went to Siargao. I understand them completely, without any doubt the place is almost synonymous to that sport. But ironically, I didn’t go there to surf. Yes I can surf albeit a newbie…

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Scuba Diving Siargao

Friday, August 16, 2013

On our continuous chase of off-the-beaten dive sites in the country, Ate Claudia and I reached the surfing haven in the northeastern Mindanao – Siargao Island. Situated off the coast of Surigao City and fronting the roaring Pacific Ocean, Siargao is famous for its waves….

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Travel Guide: Siargao Island

Sunday, August 4, 2013

Siargao, a small and unassuming island off the coast of Surigao del Norte, is one of Mindanao’s prized destinations. Famous for the surfing waves named “Cloud 9″, the island is increasingly becoming popular to local and foreign tourists, surfers and non-surfers alike. Siargao Island is…

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Snapshot: The Boardwalk

Thursday, June 20, 2013
Boardwalk at Cloud 9

The Boardwalk Siargao Island, Surigao del Norte April 20, 2013 A prominent icon of Siargao Island, The Boardwalk is a symbol of the island’s booming sport – surfing! This long wooden structure serves as a viewing deck and walkway to the surf break of the famed…

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