The Great Mindanao Adventure: ZamBaSulTa Itinerary + Tips

Zambasulta itinerary

One of the best backpacking routes in the Philippines is the ZamBaSulTa. ZamBaSulTa refers to the Zamboanga, Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi provinces. It typically starts in Zamboanga City, which serves as the gateway to other provinces. The reason that it’s a great route is that […]

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11 BEST Things to Do in Tawi-Tawi

Baloboc view point in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi

I’ll dare say that Tawi-Tawi is one of the best places you can visit in Mindanao! Whether you’re staying here for 2-3 days or longer, here are the best things you can do in the province of Tawi-Tawi. 1. Explore Baloboc Rock Shelter The word […]

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Bud Bongao: Highest Peak in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi

Sunset at Bud Bongao in Bongao, Tawi-Tawi

One of the must-do activities in Tawi-Tawi is climbing Bud Bongao. “Bud” means mountain, so its name means the mountain of Bongao. At 342 meters above the sea, Bud Bongao is the highest peak in the municipality of Bongao, Tawi-Tawi. It’s also considered a sacred […]

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