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Hong Kong: Hong Kong Wetland Park

Hong Kong Wetland Park is a world-class ecotourism park that’s a fantastic spot to enjoy some of Hong Kong’s unique flora and fauna. The park is also home to an impressive cast of wildlife, including birds, butterflies, dragonflies, amphibians, reptiles...

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Hong Kong: Sky100’s Incredible 360° View of HK

Located on the 100th floor of Hong Kong’s tallest building — the International Commerce Centre (ICC) — sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck, the highest indoor observation deck in the city, offers incredible 360-degree views of Hong Kong as well as...

Kamikaze East Airfield, Mabalacat, Pampanga 1

Mabalacat: Kamikaze Shrine

Whatever is your impression of a Kamikaze Fighter – either a suicide pilot or a valiant soldier of the Japanese Imperial Forces – it cannot be denied that they left a mark in our history during the Second World War....

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El Nido: Island Hopping at El Nido

El Nido, officially the Municipality of El Nido, is a 1st class municipality in the province of Palawan, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 41,606 people. It is about 420 kilometres (260 mi) south-west of...

Kevin and Ian cooling off at the 20 ft twin falls of Estrella 1

Narra: Fascinating Estrella Falls

Before returning to Puerto Princesa I thought of wandering for a while in some spots in Narra. And the trip would never be complete without visiting Estrella Falls. It is a popular swimming place because it is readily accessible by...

A typical sight along the Panitian River 1

Quezon: Cruising the Panitian River

After the sidetrip in Tabon Cave we immediately went to a farm in Quezon. It is about five kilometers from the cave. As we travelled by boat the fair weather suddenly became wild. The winds are so strong that I...

View of Ligang Cave from the boat 3

Quezon: Rediscovering Tabon Cave

At exactly six in the morning, we went on our voyage from Narra towards the town of Quezon. The travel takes about an hour and most of the roads are unpaved. It is a small town and the primary source...

The historic 347 years old Fort Santa Isabel 0

Taytay: Fort Santa Isabel

After an hour of travel from El Nido one of our flock thought of passing by Taytay. From the highway, we went to the town proper until we reached the shore where a Spanish Fort was constructed. To be honest, I...

Unusual rock formation along the beach of San Vicente 0

San Vicente: Alimanguan Beach Rock Formation

Located in San Vicente’s coastline, the rocks here have the formation that looks like Kraken shells which seem to have a monster lurking beneath it. These are some igneous rocks that were formed from lava that has cooled off. And...

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Tabaco: Mayon Volcano, Up-Close and Personal

Tabaco, officially the City of Tabaco, (Central Bicolano: Ciudad kan Tabaco; Filipino: Lungsod ng Tabaco), or simply referred to as Tabaco City is a 4th class city in the province of Albay, Philippines. According to the 2015 census, it has...