Places

Tinipak River in Tanay, Rizal

Tinipak River is famous for its natural rock formation and blue-colored natural pool. For watercolor artists, this river should be a perfect masterpiece. Tinipak River is located in Barangay Daraitan in Tanay, Rizal. Approximately, 30 to 40 kilometers from Metro Manila. How to Get to Tinipak River? I personally, have not got here yet, but I forward you to two…

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Palawan, Places, Videos

El Nido, Palawan videos

Drool and feast your eyes on various El Nido beaches and magnificent scenery. I have not personally visited this paradise in the Philippines yet, hopefully, next year perhaps? The first video is from GoGarr, shot with a GoPro camera, it also has drone images as well, and it’s awesome. The second video is from Martin Karner. In the description it…

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7 Things to Know About Mayon Volcano

The Mount Mayon, known for its beauty and destruction, but more about the former. Popular for its beautiful cone shape, and can often be seen on post cards. Mayon is a good example of a symmetrical stratovolcano, other examples are Mount Fuji in Japan and Mt. Agua in Guatemala. This active volcano is located in the province of Albay in…

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Travelers should get the GoPro Hero4 Silver at Lazada now only Php14,999

A handy, lightweight and durable camera that can take quality videos and still photos should be a must-have for travelers. A traditional digital camera will disappoint you, invest in the best camera, and that is the GoPro Hero4 Silver. GoPro Hero4 Silver is now down at P14,999 from P20,990. That’s almost P6,000 discount! Go get it at Lazada http://bit.ly/2dLETiC GoPro…

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Photos, Places

My Top 5 Philippine Travel Wish List

As of this writing, the five Philippine travel destinations I will mention below are merely a dream that I hope would be completed in 2018. Coron, Palawan – favorite travel destination of travel writers, and Hollywood actors’ number one getaway. Boracay Island – Boracay is probably the Philippines’ topmost travel spot for tourists, both locals and foreigners. Batanes – the…

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Places, Travel Facts & Tips

Fort Santiago Information

The restored main gate of Fort Santiago. The Fort Santiago is the citadel protecting Intramuros, also called the Walled City, located in Manila, Philippines. This used to be the headquarters of the Spanish Colonial Government. Fort Santiago is like a bodyguard for Intramuros (“within the walls”). Santiago is a Spanish word for James, named after the Bible character James. Five…

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