Daranak Falls
Adventure, Budget Travel, Destination, Travel, Weekend Trip

Daranak Falls: A Quick Weekend Getaway

Daranak Falls – Last weekend, Aj and I went on a day trip to Tanay, Rizal. Since Tanay is just a couple of hours away from Manila, most of the city dwellers opt to visit this province for their quick weekend getaway. We all know that the province of Rizal is known for many things and it has a lot of…

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Pililla Windfarm tanay
Adventure, Destination, Travel, Weekend Trip

Weekend Wanderer: Day trip to Pililla Wind Farm

Pililla Windfarm – why traveling for almost 10 hours for Bangui Ilocos if Pililla Rizal has their own wind farm? No need to travel that far to see it. Yes! and it’s just two hours away from Manila. Spectacular view of Laguna de Bay can be seen from the top of the hills through Pililla wind farm. It is undoubtedly another great place…

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Calinawan Cave
Adventure, Budget Travel, Cave, Travel, Weekend Trip

Calinawan Cave: A Quick Weekend Getaway

Calinawan Cave – Did you know that Calinawan Cave is another tourist attraction in Tanay Rizal, It is also famous for filming location for both local and international movies. In fact, Mulawin and La Luna Sangre is just an example of the local TV series have been filmed some of their scenes at Calinawan Cave. The history of Calinawan Cave dates back during the World…

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Rizal mountains
Adventure, Attractions, Backpack Travel, Destination, Hiking, Travel

7 beginner-friendly mountains in Rizal

Rizal Mountains for newbie Hikers – The mountainous province of Rizal is one of the favorite haunts of every mountaineers, trekker, hikers and adventure seekers. It is often visited by many tourists since it has a lot of amazing sights to see and to offer. I would say that Rizal is definitely the mother of all mountains here in the…

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Calaguas Island
Adventure, Beach Travel, Destination, Itinerary, Travel

Calaguas Island: The Boracay of the east

Calaguas Island – We were all stunned the moment we arrived in this powdery white sand beach located at the Tinaga Island, the main island of Calaguas, the eastern part of the Philippines and a part of Bicol region. Calaguas island can rival the number one and famous Boracay Island beach in Panay. MAHABANG BUHANGIN Calaguas Island is undoubtedly one of the…

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Mariveles five fingers
Adventure, Backpack Travel, Destination, Itinerary, Travel

Mariveles Five Fingers: What to see and what to do

Mariveles Five Fingers – from the History Hub of Central Luzon, the province of Bataan is also known for its splendid panoramic scenery and its possessed beauty. Bataan peninsula is located southwards from the western shores of central Luzon, forming the enclosed and well-sheltered Manila Bay. Bataan is popularly known for its historical site. In fact, Bataan is the first strong line…

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Mount Pulag summit
Adventure, Attractions, Backpack Travel, Guide, Hiking, Itinerary, Travel

Mount Pulag itinerary

Mount Pulag Sample ITINERARY Here is the sample itinerary DAY DESTINATION/ITINERARY TIME Day 1 ETD from Baguio (Victory Liner, PNR) 5:00 AM ETA to Bokod, Benguet 8:00 AM DENR Orientation 8:30 AM Off to the Ranger Station 9:30 AM ETA Ranger Station 10:00 AM Pitch Tent, Fix stuff, gather firewood for bonfire (Guide will help but campers are encouraged to…

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Mount Pulag ambangeg trail
Adventure, Backpack Travel, DIY Travel Guides, Hiking, Travel

Mount Pulag: Ambangeg Trail Guide and Itinerary

Mount Pulag – I’m sure that every veteran mountaineer, newbie hikers, trekker and travel enthusiast here in the Philippines had once a “Mount Pulag” on their bucket list.  Mount Pulag is probably the most visited mountain here in the Philippines because of its undoubtedly magnificent scenery, marvelous grassland, the sea of clouds and the Milky way galaxy that you could actually…

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Adventure, Destination, Events, Hiking, Travel

#SagadangTulong (Travel for a cause)

Way back December 2014, my college buddies and I had visited Sagada in Mountain Province. And since we weren’t able to visit all the spots, we planned to travel there again. Until I found a post in When In Manila, which offers a 2D1N tour in Sagada. #SAGADANGTULONG is a travel for a cause event that gives an opportunity to…

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Adventure, Beach Travel, Travel

Ultimate Travel Guide to Burias Group of Islands + Alibijaban Island

Burias Group of Islands is located in the province of Masbate, but the jump off point for the island hopping is in the port of San Andres, Quezon. Our travel time was about 7-8 hrs from Manila. Because our group wants to travel with less hassle, we got a package tour from Map Travel & Tours. They had a promo for the Burias…

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