Tag Archive: rice terraces

Dagiwdiw Rice Terraces (Mountain Province, PH)

Where the land is mountainous, terraced paddy fields are built as a means of rice farming. These steep hillside wonders are made by intense physical labor. The Philippines, being an agricultural country, has… Continue reading

Maligcong Rice Terraces (Mountain Province, PH)

Considered as one of the emerging treasures of Bontoc, the Maligcong Rice Terraces is known for its stone walls which make the terraces more steady in withstanding erosion. Although often overshadowed by the… Continue reading

Batad Rice Terraces (Ifugao, PH)

Batad, a village positioned amid the Ifugao rice terraces, is perhaps the best place to view the UNESCO-inscribed heritage site. There are no roads that directly lead to this peaceful community of about… Continue reading

SAGADA (Mountain Province, Philippines)

“Always take a picture for everywhere you go; if you don’t, then all you just lost was the precious memories and moments” Long before the movie “That Thing Called Tadhana” made this place… Continue reading

Mount Kofafei (Mountain Province, PH)

I was on my 2nd day  in Sagada (last October 2014) when the spur-of –themoment decision to go to Bontoc and see the Maligcong Rice Terraces came about. A friend of mine, Aljen,… Continue reading