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Tagaytay Hangout: People’s Park in the Sky

Also known as the People’s Park, it sits atop Mount Sungay, aka Mount Gonzales, which at the height of 709 meters (2,326 ft) above sea level and the highest point in Cavite, offers a breathtaking view of the surrounding areas...

Banaoang Bridge, Bantay, Ilocos Sur 1

Sidetrip: Bantay’s Banaoang Bridge

Spreading across the Abra River, connecting the town of Santa and Bantay, considered as an iconic symbol of Ilocandia, the Banaoang Bridge, also known as Quirino Bridge, named in commemoration of the late former president Elpidio Quirino, is highly praised...

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Sidetrip: Baler’s PAG-ASA Weather Station

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...

Pantabangan, Nueva Ecija 1

Pantabangan Lake’s Tranquil Sight

We’re on the road going to the province of Aurora and since it’s our first time to take the Pantabangan-Baler Road, we decided to have a side trip in one of the most frequently visited places in the province – the...

Tokyo Skytree, Tokyo, Japan 1

Tokyo Skytree: Japan’s Tallest Structure

One of the most famous tourist attractions of any city is their tallest structures. In Tokyo, its tallest structure is the Tokyo Sky Tree (東京スカイツリー), towering at 630 meters above ground. It is also the second tallest structure in the...

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Wandering Around Nagoya’s Sakae District

Located two kilometers east of Nagoya Station, this downtown district is surrounded with a department stores and a variety of shops. And due to its close proximity with our Conference venue, this became our place to hang out during our...

Bataan Nuclear Power Plant - A Monument of Regret (Morong, Bataan) 4

A Quick Tour at Bataan Nuclear Power Plant

This structure, located in Napot Point, at the town of Morong in Bataan, is a reminder of how the government once attempted to build the country’s first nuclear power plant. It should have been an answer to the nation’s energy...

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Feel the Breeze at Pililla Wind Farm

No need to travel far north of Luzon just to see tall windmills when there is already a wind farm near Manila. Pililla Windfarm is located at Barangay Halayhayin, Municipality of Pililla, near the southern tip of Rizal Province bordering...

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

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...

(Imjingak-ro, Paju-si, Gyeonggi-do) Imjingak; DMZ; South Korea 1

Imjingak: Korean War’s Place of Grief and Agony

The place of grief and agony of the Korean War and the tension between the two states. That’s how Imjingak (임진각) is described, now a popular tourist spot visited by estimated five million Koreans and foreigners yearly. It was developed...