Though it’s slowly gaining its recognition, Antique still is the epitome of a hidden gem. An offbeat path. A province that I don’t even want people to know about but at the same it’s given me such a lovely experience that I couldn’t wait to tell the world about it. Quickly, in just two days,… Continue reading There’s A Mini Bali In The Philippines You Don’t Know About Yet
Siquijor (see-kee-whore) isn’t for the basic traveler. Despite intimidating tourists with its reputation on dark magic and witches, it’s also an island that takes courage to travel to. But if you’re considering it, then you must have heard that the true magic of the island isn’t found within the abode of the witches, but instead,… Continue reading The Quick And Painless Guide To Siquijor
Recently, Conde Nast Traveler just announced three islands of the Philippines as the best in the world, as voted by readers. It’s not the first time the pristine beaches of the Philippines have been recognized though. This tropical archipelago has garnered so many recognitions over the last few years that it instantly became any traveler’s… Continue reading Should You Go To The Philippines For Your Honeymoon?
As I awoke with the sound of the airconditioning turning off, I didn’t had to remind myself where I was. I can still feel subtle rocking, though very mildly, it was very clear that I was on a boat. Quickly, the excitement came over me as I scooted my body up reaching for the window.… Continue reading Is Halong Bay Even Worth It?
Oh, Batanes. She’s that person everyone can’t help but fall for. She’s popular, but very mysterious. Everyone knows of her, but barely anyone really knows her. You hear nothing but great things, and when you finally have a chance to spend time with her, even for just a little bit, you see just how charismatic… Continue reading 10 Non-Touristy Ways To Experience The Best Views In Batanes
It was all a dream. When I first heard about Batanes, I was intrigued right away. It was one of the first places recommended to me aside from the usual others such as Palawan and Boracay. Having very little experience in traveling within the country at the time, I didn’t really had a clue… Continue reading An Intro To Batanes, A World Away
Apo Island remains to be one of Philippines low key gems, despite the fact that it’s slowly gaining popularity among local travelers. Lying off the coast of Dumaguete, Apo Island is a 40-minute boat ride away from the city. Though it’s not as big and as grand as the neighboring islands such as Siquijor or… Continue reading How To Successfully Chase Turtles (In Apo Island)