Siquijor and Dumaguete: Travel Guide + 3 Days Itinerary

Salagdoong Beach, Siquijor

This June, I’ve taken a trip to Siquijor and Dumaguete (Negros Oriental), including a side trip to Apo Island. Before anything else, here are my thoughts about this trip. I did appreciate Siquijor but wasn’t taken with it. I liked my visit to Dumaguete and Apo Island better. The city of Dumaguete is very chill, […]

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Looking for the Magic in Siquijor

Salagdoong Beach in Siquijor Island, Philippines

Siquijor is many things at once. It’s the Isla del Fuego (Island of Fire). According to old stories, the island of Siquijor used to be illuminated at night with swarms of fireflies. Another version says this island rose out of the ocean, amidst thunder and lightning, hence the monicker. For those of us who were […]

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