Another voluntourism trip: Off to Cebu and Siargao

Cloud 9 resort in Siargao

I was very excited about this trip because you know… Siargao! Virgin islands, surfing, the famous Magpupungko Rock Pool. To give you a bit of a background: this Cebu-Siargao trip is a project of Alon ng Pag-asa, a small group of travelers engaging in voluntourism in the Philippines. We planned this trip as requested and […]

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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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Quezon’s hidden treasure: Golden sands of Jomalig Island

Golden sands in Jomalig island, Quezon

So while I’m waiting for Hali’s photos of past events, I’m going to reminisce a little about our not-so-long-ago visit in Jomalig Island in Quezon Province last April just after holy week. If you haven’t heard of this place, that’s totally understandable and also now that you do, congrats! This place is totally awesome. If […]

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