Surigao del Norte (Mainland) DIY Travel Part 1 of 2

Updated May 2019 This is my second time in the province, I was already here exactly 3 years ago and still with my sister and her family. I still love going back to this province, aside from beautiful places to go to, siyempre libre accommodation at pakain! https://youtu.be/pxPW1nxmRCg It was actually a family vacation of … Continue reading Surigao del Norte (Mainland) DIY Travel Part 1 of 2

Alibijaban Island, San Andres, Quezon 2D1N DIY Travel

Alibijaban Island is undeniably shaped liked a penis, my friends and I just call it the Titi Island because of its shape. It is located in the farthermost area of Bondoc Peninsula, San Andres. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_QmgU1K4FZM Our initial plan was to have a 3D2N travel to Alibijaban because it's far, but we just reduced it to … Continue reading Alibijaban Island, San Andres, Quezon 2D1N DIY Travel

Azure Urban Resort Residences, Parañaque City 2D1N Staycation

Located in the bustling and chaotic south of the Metropolitan Manila, Azure Urban Resort Residences is a condominium resort that is open to public for leisure and experience the beauty of an artificial beach and wave pool. Azure has become infamous for being crowded and lack of customer service. I could say, first of all, … Continue reading Azure Urban Resort Residences, Parañaque City 2D1N Staycation

Alaminos-Bolinao (Bolinao), Pangasinan 2D1N Tour Itinerary Part 2 of 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Os2Oy95VXoc After our island hopping in Hundred Islands in Alaminos, Pangasinan, we just bought food to cook in Alaminos Market and went straight to Bolinao White Beach in Patar. All the while, I thought Bolinao is just near Alaminos because it's always included in tours with Hundred Islands. Ang layo pala! It took us more … Continue reading Alaminos-Bolinao (Bolinao), Pangasinan 2D1N Tour Itinerary Part 2 of 2

Alaminos-Bolinao (Hundred Islands), Pangasinan 2D1N Tour Itinerary Part 1 of 2

Updated as of April 7, 2019 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Km5pI081Aec My return to Hundred Islands in Alaminos was planned with my co-workers and we just booked a tour since it would be cheaper if we do it than DIY. The tour costs ₱1,988 for 2D1N Hundred Islands and Bolinao Tour. Island Hopping We headed straight to island hopping … Continue reading Alaminos-Bolinao (Hundred Islands), Pangasinan 2D1N Tour Itinerary Part 1 of 2

Roman Catholic Churches in Batangas Province

My most recent work has brought me to every rural health units (RHUs) in Batangas, and most of those RHUs are found inside the municipal hall compound and most of them are located in the town proper. In every town proper, there is a parish church near the municipal hall. I was able to take … Continue reading Roman Catholic Churches in Batangas Province

Masungi Georeserve, Baras, Rizal Day Trail

In the late 1990s, what is now the Masungi Georeserve and its surrounding areas were deforested and overridden by an epidemic of land-grabbing activities. Illegal logging was prevalent and threats large-scale quarrying were present.  Environmental offenders were many and took heavy tolls on the project, as we dreamt to restore back its forests and transform it into a … Continue reading Masungi Georeserve, Baras, Rizal Day Trail

Guimaras-Iloilo-Capiz (Iloilo City & Islas de Gigantes) DIY Part 2 of 3 4D3N Budget Itinerary

Updated as of April 2019 ILOILO CITY After the morning trip in Guimaras, we headed next to Iloilo City. The nearest tourist destination is the Ateneo de Iloilo-Santa Maria Catholic School Parish Church under the titulage of Our Lady of China. Ateneo de Iloilo - Santa Maria Catholic School Ateneo de Iloilo is an evident … Continue reading Guimaras-Iloilo-Capiz (Iloilo City & Islas de Gigantes) DIY Part 2 of 3 4D3N Budget Itinerary

Guimaras-Iloilo-Capiz (Guimaras Island) DIY Part 1 of 3 4D3N Budget Itinerary

Updated as of April 2019 I had to take an eight-hour leave and leave at 10pm from my work since my work demands 24 hours of duty every shift so I will be able to make it to our flight to Iloilo City at 4 in the morning. I had to pack my stuff on … Continue reading Guimaras-Iloilo-Capiz (Guimaras Island) DIY Part 1 of 3 4D3N Budget Itinerary

Batanes Group of Islands (Sabtang Island & South Batan) Part 2 of 2 3D3N +1D Itinerary

Sabtang Island Tour You need to wake up as early as 5:00am to be able to reach at the San Vicente Port by 6:30am and the boat leaves by 7:30am. It has only one trip a day going to Sabtang Island from Batan Island. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=16csFXV2g1Q&t=30s Sabtang Island I could say that Sabtang Island is the … Continue reading Batanes Group of Islands (Sabtang Island & South Batan) Part 2 of 2 3D3N +1D Itinerary

Batanes Group of Islands (North Batan) Part 1 of 2 3D3N +1D Itinerary

I have to be honest, Batanes is not budget friendly. Yeah, you can book seatsale that would cost you ₱3,000++ roundtrip airfare to Basco. But that's rare and difficult to book as more and more people are being competitive just to get seatsale. More often than not, you'll be able to book seatsale on lean … Continue reading Batanes Group of Islands (North Batan) Part 1 of 2 3D3N +1D Itinerary