Tagged: Trek

Baler, Aurora 6

Baler: Zabali’s Old Lighthouse

UPDATE: We visited the lighthouse again in January 2018 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...

Ditumabo Falls, San Luis, Aurora 3

San Luis: Revisiting Ditumabo Falls

  When we had the opportunity to visit the province of Aurora, I wasted no opportunity to recommend to the flock the waterfalls Aurorans are proud of — the Ditumabo Falls. It is found in Brgy. Ditumabo (obviously) in the...

As the sun gracefully exits, colorful clouds emerge (San Jose, Tarlac) 10

San Jose: Chasing Sunset at the Lake

After meditating and trekking at Mt. Resurrection where the famous Monasterio de Tarlac is located, we thought of going back to Tarlac City. As we travelled on our way, we saw a shepherd tending his flock of sheep. We were...

The pristine beach of Nangaramoan (San Vicente, Santa Ana, Cagayan) 4

Sta. Ana: Pristine Beaches of Cagayan

Cape Engano in Palaui Island is our actual destination. It is the popular destination going to Santa Ana. However, due to some unforseen circumstances, it has been closed to tourists. This seemed unfortunate, but we are not expecting that an...

Pico de Loro, Mt. Palay-Palay, Maragondon, Cavite, Mountains, Hike, Mountaineer, Outdoor 8

Maragondon: Mt. Pico de Loro

Part of Mt. Palay-palay National Park which can be found in the town of Maragondon. Its proximity near Manila makes it a popular destination for hikers. With the height of 664 meters above sea level, it gives a breathtaking view that even...

Cottages below the arch of Wawa Dam (Montalban, Rizal) 3

Montalban: 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...

Emerald waters of the Lusuac Springs 5

Lagayan: Lublob na sa Lusuac Springs!

One of the perks of travelling is that we can discover the hidden gems of every town we visit. Just like what we found out in Barangay Poblacion, Lagayan, Abra, a refreshing spring to swim awaited us to get jumped...

Balay-Anito Falls, Santol, La Union 6

Santol: Bewitching Balay-Anito Falls

There are really no falls included in our itinerary when I and the flock went to Santol, La Union last December 2014 – we just went there to visit our fellow sheep. I was intrigued to the town because Santol...

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...

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...