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First Aeta Forest Food Festival | Travel Up

First Aeta Forest Food Festival | Travel Up | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Though we initially planned to return to Manila the same day, the long tricycle ride through a winding mountain road where houses were few and far between, gave us a clue that we were probably going to be spending the night there.

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Food Trip: Binondo

Food Trip: Binondo | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
As the World’s oldest Chinatown (established in 1594), Binondo in Manila is a well-known cultural and foodie haven. Here, you can find lots of authentic hole-in-the-wall establishments serving everything from flashy Cantonese-themed lauriat meals to homey Hokkien-style Tsinoy cooking. However,...
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A Wedding Experience in Batanes

A Wedding Experience in Batanes | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
by Gael Hilotin The rising sun lights a path across the azure sea and through ruggedly enchanting rock formations.  Meanwhile, pillow-pump clouds float overhead the San Carlos Borromeo Church, one ...
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Philippines Exotic Food—The Rats of Pampanga - Adventuring Foodie

Philippines Exotic Food—The Rats of Pampanga - Adventuring Foodie | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Do you remember the film Ratatouille, where the main character was a rat named Remy? Can you imagine eating him? In Pampanga they do, and they call it dagang bukid (field rat). Field rats being cleaned prior to cooking. These are not just any ordinary rat. You can’t find it, for example, in your house …
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Hinigaran, Negros Occidental: Admiring the Grandeur of St. Mary Magdalene Church

Hinigaran, Negros Occidental: Admiring the Grandeur of St. Mary Magdalene Church | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
On my long bus trip from Bacolod to Sipalay to visit Sugar Beach and go scuba diving, I couldn't help but notice the town church of Hinigaran – dubbed as the "Gateway to Southern Negros" – so I mad...
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Prying Open Manila's Shell

Prying Open Manila's Shell | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Ever since I left the University, I was hell bent on avoiding Metro Manila like the plague—an attempt that failed tremendously when the rough and rugged path of my professional career offered no other option but to uproot myself from my beloved province..........................

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Pico de Loro | New Trail, Same Trials | marxtermind travels

Pico de Loro | New Trail, Same Trials | marxtermind travels | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Pico de Loro, also known as Mt. palay-Palay is a minor climb with a difficulty of 3/9. DENR station is the major jump off point for hikers who wish to visit this mountain in Cavite. The new trail that starts from the DENR station itself is thrilling, challenging and exciting but once you reach the summit, it’s a victory that you can be proud of.
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Tamilok (woodworm) actually tastes good! - langyaw

Tamilok (woodworm) actually tastes good! - langyaw | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
It's white and slimy, its elongated form, worm like, makes others squirm but dip it in spicy vinegar and its one hell of a tasty (raw) fare! Better than oysters.
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Ayala Museum | Art Exhibitions – I am Aileen

Ayala Museum | Art Exhibitions – I am Aileen | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
I love going to museums! And I guess I just found my favorite go-to place: Ayala Museum!
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Travel Guide: The Picture-Perfect Banaue Rice Terraces – I am Aileen

Travel Guide: The Picture-Perfect Banaue Rice Terraces – I am Aileen | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Banaue Rice Terraces: an iconic heritage of the Philippines. Discover the facts on this majestic landscape & how you can travel to this wonder of the world!
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Eat. Wander. Play: Canyoning Adventure: Moalboal, Cebu

Eat. Wander. Play: Canyoning Adventure: Moalboal, Cebu | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Four hours later, we reached the end point, and to top the activity of the day, we got to chill out on the amazing Kawasan Falls. The beauty of this place is just so awe-inspiring that you'll forget about the bruises, body pains, and injuries you got from hours before.

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Exploring Batanes: Sabtang Island | Elegantly Wasted

Exploring Batanes: Sabtang Island | Elegantly Wasted | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
I feel lucky to have visited Batanes during the off-peak month of June because we were able to casually walk the narrow streets of Savidug, take photos of houses, locals, even chickens and dogs without having to deal with so many people.
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Exploring Tuguegarao and Callao Caves

Exploring Tuguegarao and Callao Caves | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Callao Caves, What to see in Tuguegarao, Budget in Tuguegarao, What to eat in Tuguegarao, Where to stay
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Tree to Sea Project: A Bicolano Returns to His Roots as Wooden Surfboard Maker

Tree to Sea Project: A Bicolano Returns to His Roots as Wooden Surfboard Maker | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
How did a musician from the city end up making wooden surfboards? Learn more here.
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EDMARATION #TownExplorer: [Kabayan] ▬ Sitio Babalak: Picturesque High Village in Benguet

EDMARATION #TownExplorer: [Kabayan] ▬ Sitio Babalak: Picturesque High Village in Benguet | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
The beautiful landscape just let me think of positive things... I was blinded by the beauty of the village—blinded to see the not-so-good side.
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Pangasinan | Lovely Lingayen Beach, A War Memorial and the Grand Capitol - Ironwulf En Route - The Philippines Travel and Photography Blog

Pangasinan | Lovely Lingayen Beach, A War Memorial and the Grand Capitol - Ironwulf En Route - The Philippines Travel and Photography Blog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Discover the historic and charming Lingayen Beach and other gems of Pangasinan province
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Why Mt. Talimitam is always a Good idea

Why Mt. Talimitam is always a Good idea | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Hiking to Mt.Talimitam, one of the easiest hike in Batangas but offers good views. An open grassland and farmland where everything walks freely.
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Night Ride in Corregidor

Night Ride in Corregidor | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
What's it like to bike around Corregidor Island at night? This question has been nagging me like a Game of Thrones season ender since I first pedaled through this historic island two years ago. Wha...
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Iloilo's 13 Best Beaches and Island Destinations - Explore Iloilo

Iloilo's 13 Best Beaches and Island Destinations - Explore Iloilo | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Iloilo is blessed with many beautiful islands and beaches from its northern to southern coast. Start exploring with 13 of the best island destinations in Iloilo.
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Travel Maria: Pagadian's Uniquely Designed Tricycles that Incline 25-40° Angle!

Travel Maria: Pagadian's Uniquely Designed Tricycles that Incline 25-40° Angle! | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

This types of tricycles in Pagadian can carry up to 5 people: Two from the front row, another two from the back and one at the back of the driver. But you know how resourceful the Filipinos right? You might see one carrying more than this!

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Hike to Taal Volcano, Tagaytay | What to Do & Some Helpful Tips – I am Aileen

Hike to Taal Volcano, Tagaytay | What to Do & Some Helpful Tips – I am Aileen | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Tagaytay tourists love to admire Taal Volcano from the ridge or highlands, but how about hiking to it to take a closer look? Here's how!
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The Many Faces of Batanes |

The Many Faces of Batanes | | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
I have experienced stranger's kindness many times but what I have experienced in Batanes is beyond words. Batanes will always have a special place in my
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“What Happened to Cebu’s Old Train?” | Everything Cebu

“What Happened to Cebu’s Old Train?” | Everything Cebu | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Did you know Cebu used to have a train? The sudden limelight on its non-existence arose from the recent issue of heavy traffic congestion that have people
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Grandeur Traveler: Siama Hotel: An Eco Resort in the Heart of Sorsogon

Grandeur Traveler: Siama Hotel: An Eco Resort in the Heart of Sorsogon | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Designed by acclaimed designer Milo Naval, Siama Resort has given us another reason to visit Sorsogon (aside from the famous butanding or whale shark). The whole resort was inspired by the traditional "Nipa Hut". The woven rattan pieces, airy lobby and huge slabs of acacia make this beautiful property a design haven in the middle of the forest.

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Carcar City, Cebu: A Heritage Walking Tour of the Town Plaza, Rotunda and Ancestral Houses

Carcar City, Cebu: A Heritage Walking Tour of the Town Plaza, Rotunda and Ancestral Houses | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Carcar City – the one of the newest cities in Cebu— is also the best-preserved heritage town in the province, established in 1599. Together with Vigan, Taal and Silay, Carcar is recognized as one o...
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