Exploring Taiwan: The Island of Beauty

Taiwan, officially named the Republic of China, is oftentimes mentioned or seen when updates about the Philippine weather or territorial disputes in the West Philippine Sea are being done. Why won’t it be when it is one of the nearest countries near our territory? Located just about 376 km away from the province of Batanes, Taiwan is a country…

EXPLORING NEGROS: Bacolod, Lakawon, Sipalay, Apo Island and Dumaguete!

This blog post is about exploring the provinces of Negros Occidental and Negros Oriental in four (4) days. Starting from the northern part of Negros Occidental (entry point is Bacolod City, then going shortly to Lakawon in Cadiz City) and eventually going southwards to visit Sipalay City, Apo Island and then Dumaguete City of Negros Oriental, this trip…

Exploring Mountain Province: Maligcong, Bontoc and Sagada

I’ve been fascinated by Mountain Province even before the hit film, That Thing Called Tadhana, made one of its municipalities, Sagada, a word-of-mouth for people of all ages. Some friends, either travelers or not, have already experienced the said Cordillera province and the common thing that they tell me about the place is that it’s beautiful, more…