SINKING BELLTOWER Located almost a hundred meters away from the St. William’s Cathedral, the tower has sunk to the ground and leans slightly to the north. PAOAY LAKE NATIONAL PARK The landlocked lake located 3 kilometers away from the sea in Suba. PAOAY CHURCH Built of coral blocks and stucco-plastered bricks, the architecture is a … More Laoag and Ilocos Norte
A trip to Vigan is something to do at least once in a lifetime. Especially for Filipinos and foreign nationals of Filipino descent. It is something to be proud of. The cultural influence of Spain is very apparent in the churches and other structures, the houses, the streets. But the Filipino psyche is still very … More Vigan, Ilocos Sur: the Heritage Site
It was 2008 when I went here. I have tried to recall but I can’t remember the details on this trip, so I’ll just share some pics and hopefully I can go back there for my backpacking review.
After my friend wedding in Naga, we went to the city terminal to ride a bus to Pili, where CWC is located. There were number of distinguished individuals when we arrived. We saw the Gov. Luis Villafuerte Jr. and his two sons. Gina Lopez and her family were there too. There were Spanish families and … More Camarines Sur: Naga City and CamSur Watersports Complex
This is where the famous Pearl Farm is located. For you to get there, you would need to ride a bus going to Samal from the city terminal. The bus will ride a barge from Davao City to the Island of Samal which takes 15-30 minutes. We stayed in a private resort owned by a … More Samal Island, Davao: Detached from the City Life
I’ve been to Bohol in 2007 and 2008. Both trips were spent in the quiet sanctuary of Panglao Island. The first time I went there in 2007, I stayed in Amarela Resort. It’s a newly opened resort in Panglao. You can book a cab to pick you up from the airport (400 Php). Their suites … More Panglao Island Bohol: The Silent Sanctuary
In the following hours or days, I will publish my trips from 2007-2009. I didn’t have this blog yet when I had those trips. I’ll try to recall all the memoirs so I can share all the adventures with you.