Tagged: Sunrise

Patungan Cove, Sta. Mercedes, Maragondon, Cavite 11

Patungan Cove of Maragondon

At the southern part of Maragondon is a small fishing village that seemed to be forgotten by time. It was far from any access to electricity and commercialization, but it helped the village from preserving their livelihood and the natural...

(Heritage Village, Vigan, Ilocos Sur) 6

Vigan’s Vintage Village

If you ever wanted to glimpse at the past of the Philippines, this place would be at the top of your list. Because no matter what time of the day you decide to visit the different tourist spots here in Vigan,...

Pinsal Falls, Sta. Maria, Ilocos Sur 0

Legendary Pinsal Falls

As the rumored footprint of the legendary Ilocano giant Angalo, the breathtaking Pinsal falls is a very popular destination in Ilocos Sur because of its natural yet mesmerizing landscape. The cold water flowing here is ideal place for swimming so...

(Tangadan Falls, San Gabriel, La Union) 0

Tangadan Falls: A Sight to Look Up to

Thanks to social media, more and more beautiful places in the Philippines are being discovered by tourism. The once exclusively enjoyed by locals are now crowded with tourists and travellers from here and abroad. This is also true to the...

Tirad Pass National Park, Gregorio Del Pilar, Ilocos Sur 2

Trek to Historic Tirad Pass

Located in the mountainous town of Gregorio del Pilar, it is the site of the infamous Battle of Tirad Pass where valiant Filipinos led by General Gregorio del Pilar defended General Emilio Aguinaldo from the advancing American forces. It is...

PAG-ASA Weather Station, Baler, Aurora 0

Sidetrip: Baler’s PAG-ASA Weather Station

Located at 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...

Potipot Island, Candelaria, Zambales 14

Tayo na sa Potipot!

White sands, clear waters, lots of trees serving as shades, bonfire every night, beautiful sunrise and sunset — these are just a few reasons why tourists frequently visit the paradise-like Potipot Island at Candelaria, Zambales. I just knew that there’s...

Callao Cave Eco-Tourism Zone, Peñablanca, Cagayan 3

Captivating Callao Cave

I first saw the Callao Cave in our elementary school textbooks, so when we were given a chance to go here our senses were captivated by its hidden beauty. No wonder why this became a primary and famous natural tourist...

Because there are no obstructing islands, the sun can be seen kissing with the sea at sunset (San Jose, Mindoro Occ.) 0

Aroma Beach of SJOM

It’s late afternoon when we reached San Jose. Because we missed the last boat to Ambulong Island, we just walked along the beaches of Aroma. The beach is one of the favorite visiting sites here because it is free and accessible....

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...

Find solitude in this piece of paradise. Grace Island Resort in Ambulong, San Jose, Occ. Mindoro 2

Finding Solitude in Grace Island

I promised myself to return to this blessed island (please read the blog about my previous journey here). That’s why when I was again given the opportunity to return to San Jose I strived to go here. I contacted Allan and he...

View of Lininob Rock from a beach in Ambulong 2

Island Hopping in San Jose

Originally Posted on 2007 I was invited by Allen, one of the flocks, to San Jose for a computer project. It was done in a short time so we still have days to spare. As there are not much interesting...