Sugba Lagoon and hidden beaches in del Carmen, Siargao

Sugba Lagoon and hidden beaches in del Carmen, Siargao

Siargao is known for its surfing and island hopping destinations, but few have heard, much more set foot, in del Carmen. Unbeknownst to many, it has many treasures: mangrove forests, the undeveloped Sugba Lagoon and hidden beaches. If I should describe the islands in del Carmen in one word, it would be “still.” During our tour, […]

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Skydiving: It’s more fun in Iba, Zambales

Skydiving in Zambales

In our last moments, we might think of things we might have done, dreams, mistakes, opportunities and if one was an important decision or not. Most people have an answer to “Have you ever?” and most have an excuse for “Why’s?” Recently, I stumbled upon an interesting adventure and this is on most people’s bucket […]

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Exploring Sorsogon through volunteering

Islet in Juag's fish sanctuary, Sorsogon

Confession: Initially, I didn’t have much high expectations for this Sorsogon trip. What do you know? It turned out to be one of the most memorable travels I’ve had so far. Giving back to the community and exploring the best Sorsogon tourist spots made a mark in my heart. Looking back at this trip, I was certain I fell in love with […]

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The end of summer: Visiting Apo Whang-Od in Kalinga

Apo Whang-Od tattoo

How does one’s summer end? Is it the first hint of rain or the sign of morning sun that can wake one’s good sleep? Months ago, a friend planned a trip to Sagada in the Mountain Province, with a short detour to see the oldest traditional tattoo artist in Kalinga, Apo Whang-Od. This was something I’ve […]

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