Tagged: vacation

Millennium Tree, Ma. Aurora, Aurora 1

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...

Potipot Island, Candelaria, Zambales 14

Candelaria: 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...

Shibuya Intersection, Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan 8

Tokyo: Shibuya Scramble

Watching the street with pedestrians passing through is no fun, unless it’s the famous Shibuya Crossing. Shibuya is a ward or division of Tokyo, but also pertains to the popular entertainment and shopping place around the Shibuya Station. Shopping malls...

Universal Studios Japan ユニバーサル・スタジオ・ジャパン (Osaka, Japan) 0

Osaka: Universal Studios Japan

Located at the Osaka Bay Area, the Universal Studios Japan (ユニバーサル・スタジオ・ジャパン Yunibāsaru Sutajio Japan) is just one of the four Universal Studios theme parks in the world and the first one in Asia. Opened in 2001, it is said to have...

The calm waters of the beach (Westnuk Beach, Morong, Bataan) 1

Morong: Calm Waters of Westnuk Beach

The coastline of Morong is blessed with beautiful beaches, and one of them is the Westnuk Beach Resort which is hidden in a cove. It is located almost two kilometers from the Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (that’s why it’s called...

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...

Callao Cave Eco-Tourism Zone, Peñablanca, Cagayan 7

Peñablanca: 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...

Windmills of Pililla 4

Pililla: 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...

Silhouettes of some residents hanging out (San Jose, Mindoro Occ.) 2

San Jose: Aroma Beach and Landing Marker

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....

Brgy. Mabini, San Jose, Mindoro Occ. 0

San Jose: Lets Go Biking!

There is no much itineraries for our stay in San Jose so we thought of borrowing some bikes and pedal through the town and through its fields. While Manila’s roads are too scary for cycling, here in the province we...