Tupang Gala Blog

Also known as the Parrot's beak. It is a 60-meter natural rock formation often scaled by climbers. 6

Maragondon: Mt. Pico de Loro

Part of Mt. Palay-palay National Park which can be found in the town of Maragondon. Its proximity near Manila makes it a popular destination for hikers. With the height of 664 meters above sea level, it gives a breathtaking view that even...

The Heritage Village. Taken around 5:45 am 6

Vigan: Blue Hour at the Heritage Village

A UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the few Hispanic towns left in the Philippines whose structures have remained intact. Well-known for its cobblestone streets and a unique architecture that fuses Philippine and Oriental building designs and construction, with colonial European...

Mindoro Beach, Vigan, Ilocos Sur 4

Vigan: Mindoro Beach

Vigan may be well known for its famous Heritage Village whose houses date back to the Spanish era. But there is one spot in the town where a beach can be found, one of the favorite places for past time...

The Obelisk of Capas National Shrine. If you are interested about Philippine History, then, this is one of the places for you to visit. 9

Capas: Honouring the Fallen at Capas Shrine

I admit that I am a history buff. Especially, when it is about the Philippine history. That’s why visiting historical places gives me excitement and thrill. But for our destination, Capas Shrine, what we felt is not excitement, but reverence....

Cottages below the arch of Wawa Dam (Montalban, Rizal) 1

Montalban: Cooling off at Wawa Dam

Wawa Dam (also known as Montalban Dam) is a gravity dam constructed over the Marikina River in the municipality of Rodriguez in Rizal province, Philippines. The slightly arched dam is situated in the 360-metre (1,180 ft) high Montalban Gorge or...

Sentosa Island, Singapore 0

Singapore: Sentosa Island Getaway

Sentosa Island is a man-made island that was built for fun and recreation. The many attractions on offer at Sentosa include the expansive Resorts World, Universal Studios Singapore, Tiger Sky Tower, Singapore Butterfly & Insect Kingdom, and one of the...

Marina Bay, Singapore 0

Singapore: The Merlion and Marina Bay Cityscape

THE MERLION The Merlion is the mythical symbol of Singapore and easily the most popular attraction on the whole island. Come to visit this half-fish, half-lion statue during the day to witness crowds of tourists all bustling for position for...

Singapore Zoo 0

Singapore: Wildlife Encounter at Singapore Zoo

The Singapore Zoo, formerly known as the Singapore Zoological Gardens and commonly known locally as the Mandai Zoo, occupies 28 hectares (69 acres) on the margins of Upper Seletar Reservoir within Singapore’s heavily forested central catchment area. The zoo was...

Jurong Bird Park, Singapore 0

Singapore: Jurong Bird Park (Gallery)

Jurong Bird Park is an aviary and tourist attraction in Jurong, Singapore. The bird park, managed by Wildlife Reserves Singapore, covers an area of 0.2 square kilometers (49 acres) on the western slope of Jurong Hill, the highest point in...

Gardens by the Bay, Singapore 0

Singapore: Gardens By The Bay

Gardens by the Bay is a huge, colourful, futuristic park in the bay area of Singapore. The famous Supertree structures offer an impressive skywalk over the gardens, over-sized seashell-shaped greenhouses recreate chilly mountain climates and there are hundreds of trees...