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Baler: Diguisit Falls

Surely you will never miss seeing this natural landmark, being clearly visible from the road. It is located just opposite of Diguisit beach, between the famous Dimadimalangat Rock formations and Aniao islets. Coming from the PAGASA Weather Station and from...

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San Narciso: Crystal Beach

The province of Zambales is blessed to have beautiful beaches along its long coastline. Among those which probably tops the lists are the long stretches of beach along the towns of San Antonio, San Narciso, and San Felipe, which were...

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Botolan: Lahar Watchpoint Stopover

Until now, remnants of the lahar flow that resulted from the Mount Pinatubo eruption of 1991 are still visible in some parts of Pampanga and Tarlac. But it is in the town of Batolan in Zambales where a large swath...

Dunsulan Falls, Pilar, Bataan 1

Pilar: Dunsulan Falls

Originally posted in 2008 After being educated and entertained in the historic Dambana ng Kagitingan, we decided to have a side trip in one hidden falls of Mount Samat – the Dunsulan Falls. Aside from a small sign, there are...

Millennium Tree, Ma. Aurora, Aurora 0

Ma. Aurora: Creepy Millennium Tree

When people say balete, first impressions come to mind are frightening, spooky, and mysterious. It’s often associated to urban legends, Filipino folklore, and horror stories. That’s why when we learned that one of Tupang Gala’s sidetrips in Aurora is a...

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Baler: Zabali’s Old Lighthouse

Since we’re already on Barangay Zabali in Baler, we decided to go to an old lighthouse near PAG-ASA Weather Station. But this time, we did some trekking since there’s no road going there. Built on one of the hills of Sitio...

PAG-ASA Weather Station, Baler, Aurora 2

Baler: PAG-ASA Weather Station Sidetrip

Located on the hilltop of Bgy Zabali, Baler, Aurora, at 178.2 meters above sea level. This is just one of the numerous weather stations of PAGASA scattered in different parts of the country. This station, strategically located between the Sierra...