Tag Archive: Choose Philippines

Mount Batolusong (Rizal,  PH) 

​“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity” – John Muir, Our National Parks Work has been pretty… Continue reading

Kiltepan Peak (Where Broken Hearts Go)

Where do broken hearts go? And so the song asks… I could vividly remember this one conversation I had with a good friend of mine, about my plans a month after I had… Continue reading

Molo (Iloilo City, PH)

Iloilo – the City of Love, is also known for its beautiful churches and old houses. Molo, one of the city’s 7 districts, used to be a separate town, and a place most Chinese… Continue reading

May Bisyo Ako: Isang Pag-Amin

May Bisyo Ako… “ May bisyo ako, ngayon ko lang napagtanto. May bisyo ako, pano ba nagumpisa eto? May bisyo ako, nakaka-adik eto. May bisyo ako, may mga kontra dito. May bisyo ako,… Continue reading

Burias Island (Masbate, PH)

Not all those who wander are lost. — J.R.R. Tolkien Seven thousand, one hundred seven islands (7, 107) – that is how plenty one can choose from when visiting the Philippines. Of these… Continue reading

Playa Tropical (Ilocos Norte, PH)

If you are in search for a relaxing beachfront resort in Ilocos, this Balinese-inspired resort in Currimao just might amuse your taste. Created in traditional Balinese architecture, Playa Tropical Resort’s picturesque villas, private… Continue reading

Sitangkai: Seaweed Capital (Tawi-tawi, PH)

If there is one place in Tawi-tawi that was initially at the top of my list, that has to be the island municipality of Sitangkai. For several years, I have read that this sword-shaped… Continue reading

Guisi Beach & Lighthouse (Guimaras, PH)

Guimaras  –  one of the smaller island provinces in the Philippines, has been dubbed as the Philippines “Mango Country”. Visitors who flock their way to the more touristy Iloilo and Bacolod cities, would… Continue reading

Kalanggaman Island (Palompon, Leyte)

““Let the sea water wet your feet, and the sand be your seat…” The moment I saw several photos of my friend on an island’s sand bar and its ever clear turquoise waters… Continue reading

Kaangrian Falls (Ilocos Norte, PH)

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust The town of Burgos in Ilcoos Norte is often visited for two famous landmarks… Continue reading