Another one of my amazing adventures before the year ends. It is in moments like these that we realize how thankful we are to have the gift of family and gift of friends – regardless of anywhere we are, and what career we put our lives into. Congratulations to the newly-weds Chippoy and Mini! It [...]
Our unforgettable journey to the 3rd highest mountain in the Philippines, and some magical moments that happened along the way. :) Thank you PINIKPIKAN TEAM! :) NAIA Terminal 3, Manila, Baguio City, DENR Daclan, Bokod, Benguet, Ranger Station, Kabayan, Benguet, Mt. Pulag National Park, Daclan Crater (Sulfur Geysers/Mud Craters),..
4 days of unpredictable weather. 8 adventurous young souls. With free-spirited hearts, we ventured into the realms of the Philippines’ Last Frontier: El Nido, Palawan. Route: Underground River / Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park Sabang, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan Matinloc Shrine Secret Beach Hidden..
Here are some BTS (Behind the Scenes) clips I took during our Baguio - Sagada - Banaue 7-day adventure. The first part is a short interview with an (Ifugao) Igorot. The succeeding parts are short clips during our tour in Sagada, and some view decks in Banaue. There are also scenes that showcase the Bomod-ok waterfalls, Banaue Rice..
This video sums up our 7-day Central Luzon Backpacking adventure. Panagbenga Festival Burnham Park Session Road Baguio City, Benguet, Philippines Echo Valley Lumiang Cave Sumaguing Cave Kopi Luwak (Civet Coffee) Coffee Alamid Kiltepan Peak Hanging Coffins Sagada, Mountain Province, Philippines Bontoc, Mountain Province, Philippines..
The Eighth Wonder of the World. Banaue Rice Terraces, Banaue, Ifugao, Philippines. These 2000-year-old rice terraces were built by the great Ifugao ancestors. It has an ancient irrigation system (from extraterrestrial beings!) that comes from the rainforests, and flows all the way to the watercourses of Tappiya Falls in Batad.
Aguid Village is known for its evergreen rice terraces that stretches far down east to Bomod-ok falls. There's another village called Banga-an just a few kilometers behind us (see panoramic view). It took 5 hours (6.9 kilometers) for us to trek this roller coaster path from Banga-an Village, to Bomod-ok Falls, and to Aguid Village. This..
This is a live blog of our much-awaited backpacking trip to Baguio (Panagbenga Festival) – Sagada – Banaue. I’ll be posting photos, videos, and infos along the way. To start with, here is our route: View Baguio-Sagada-Banaue Backpack Route in a larger map By the time this post gets published, I’m..
Our short but super fun getaway at the Hidden Island Resort, Sohoton Cove, Bucas Grande, Socorro, Surigao del Norte, Philippines