Tag Archive: philippines

Kaman-utek Hills (Sagada, PH)

Perhaps most of us Filipinos (and to a certain extent, also foreign visitors) have one thing in mind when we talk about picturesque hills and that is the ever famous Chocolate Hills of… Continue reading

Bud Bongao (Tawi-tawi, PH)

You haven’t been to Tawi-tawi if you didn’t go climb its highest peak (422 masl) – Bud Bongao. This is what most travelers would say when advising someone who plans to go on… Continue reading

Bontoc Museum (Mountain Province, PH)

The Bontoc Museum was founded by a Belgian nun whose aim was to preserve the history and heritage of the indigenous peoples of the Cordillera region particularly that of the Ifugao people. Hence,… Continue reading

Burot Beach (Batangas, PH)

“Life’s a beach” meaning life is nothing but wonderful, amazing… It is just like saying “Life is Good”. Who doesn’t like the beach? Well, at times it could be too sunshiny and sweaty and salty… Continue reading

The Sunken Cemetery (Camiguin, PH)

“I dig art. With a shovel. In the cemetery.” — Jarod Kintz Perhaps, one of the most interesting tourist attraction I have been to is an underwater cemetery. Most of you might get… Continue reading

Cagayan de Oro White Water Rafting (PH)

Are you a water adventure junkie? The Philippines being surrounded by a lot of water bodies offer infinite choices for a fitting adventure. From sea water (SCUBA, surfing, skin diving) to inland water… Continue reading

Pinsal Falls (Ilocos Sur, PH)

Pinsal Falls is one of Ilocos Sur’s surprisingly best-kept nature secret. This 85-foot waterfall is located in the town of Santa Maria, which is also the home of the UNESCO-inscribed Santa Maria Church. Pinsal… Continue reading

Chocolate Hills (Bohol, PH)

The Chocolate Hills are unique geological formation spread over an area of more than 50 square kilometers in Carmen, Bohol, Philippines.  It is said that there are around 1200 (or more) hills which are covered… Continue reading

Let’s Eat: Gino’s Brick Oven Pizza (Makati City, PH)

Mi piacciono tanto la pizza e la pasta! (I like pizza and pasta very much!) When I was self-teaching myself with some Italian words, these were some of my favourite besides my perennial… Continue reading

Kamay ni Hesus (Lucban, Quezon, PH)

Kamay Ni Hesus Shrine in Lucban Quezon is one of the most admired and visited pilgrimage destinations in Luzon, Philippines. Located in the province of Quezon, this healing center was built under the… Continue reading