Tupang Gala Blog

Ipon Harvest, Santa, Ilocos Sur, Tupang Gala, Ilocandia, Gabriela Silang 4

Ipon: Santa’s Mysterious Little Fishes

Almost immediately after entering the town proper of Santa, Ilocos Sur, you will be meeting with several women selling tiny fish. These fish are called “ipon”, and Santa is blessed to have plenty of them. This is the town’s prized...

Palo Alto Falls, Baras, Rizal, Tupanggala, Waterfalls, Metro Manila 2

Palo Alto Falls: Sweet Escape Near Metro

Just an hour away from the metro, Palo Alto Falls is becoming popular to city peeps who like nature outing and swimming but can’t afford to spend longer day-offs. The place is also known to bikers and motorcycle riders for...

Buscalan, Kalinga, Cordillera, Whang-od, Tupanggala 0

Buscalan: Paying Homage to the Legendary Whang-Od

From the mountainous Cordillera, nests a small village of Butbut Tribe named Buscalan. Butbut Tribe is known as warriors and headhunters, wherein they were tattooed as a trophy. Eventually, the government prohibited headhunting, but other traditions such as batok or...

Perth Paradise Resort, Sipalay, Negros Occidental, Tupanggala 7

Perth Resort: A Patch of Paradise in Sipalay

One of the most photographed resorts in Sipalay is Perth Paradise Resort. It is due to its favorable topography of Sipalay — the unspoiled islets are scattered to its blue-green waters. Its picturesque view is best seen at the hilltop...

Tinagong Dagat, Sipalay, Negros Occidental, Tupanggala 3

Tinagong Dagat: Discover its Hidden Wonder

Going to Sipalay? Make sure to include this resort on your bucket list. Tinagong Dagat’s breathtaking views are just waiting for you to be discovered. It is located at Barangay 4 and it’s a kilometer away from the city center...

Tropical Mystique, Sipalay, Negros Occidental, Tupanggala 2

A Tropical Mystique in Sipalay

A few years ago, a Canadian named Dean Barr came to Sipalay to help a friend in great distress. Not long after that, he found himself in the middle of a paradise. He bought a lot and built himself a...

Mag-Aso Falls, Kabankalan, Negros Occidental 1

Mag-Aso Falls: Kabankalan’s Natural Gem

Kabankalan, Negros Occidental takes pride not just on its festivities such as Sinulog and Udyakan, but also on its natural resources, just like what will be sharing with you today. Still on its pristine condition, Mag-Aso Falls generates a mist as...

The Ruins (Talisay, Negros Occidental) 0

Beauty Amidst Ruin: The Ruins in Talisay

Dubbed as the “Taj Mahal of Negros” by Rappler, a sad love story lies behind the cement remains. It was built in the early 1900s in remembrance of Don Mariano Ledesma Lacson’s wife, Maria Braga Lacson, which was died while...

Campuestohan Highland Resort, Talisay, Negros Occ. 0

Campuestohan’s Highland Wonderland

Situated in the highlands of Mt. Makawili, 800 meters above ground, is the Campuestohan Highland Resort, dubbed as a “place like no other”. True to their tagline, there is no place like this in the entire country. This is only...

Don Salvador Benedicto, Negros Occidental, Getaway, Visayas, Tupanggala, Pilipinas, Nature 2

4 Places to See at Don Salvador Benedicto

Located in the mountainous part of Northern Negros, Don Salvador Benedicto is popular with tourists who want to take a break from stressful urban life. The town is dubbed as the Summer Capital of Negros Occidental because of its cool...

Mt. Pamitinan, Rodriguez, Rizal 0

Paitiman sa Mt. Pamitinan

Need to withdraw from the urban clutter that is Metro Manila but does not have the luxury of time or money? Feel the thirst for the rush of adrenaline and view of nature? Experience the climb and thrill of Mt....