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Spice up your Albay adventure

Spice up your Albay adventure | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
For the long weekend, adventure is just a few hours' drive away...One of the most recognizable tourism landmarks in the country is Mayon Volcano with the ruins of Cagsawa Church in the foreground.

Mayon’s perfect cone remains the major landmark of the province of Albay in the Bicol region.

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Mountain Bike Trails Around Metro Manila

Mountain Bike Trails Around Metro Manila | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Lots of people seem to have bought new bikes lately and are eager to give this thing called mountain biking a try. Good for you, people! This is probably one of the best decisions you've made in yo...
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15 Waterfalls in the Visayas You Might've Never Heard Of Before

15 Waterfalls in the Visayas You Might've Never Heard Of Before | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Throw away the usual touristy itinerary. Visit these awesome waterfalls in the central islands of the Philippines to make your vacation stand out!
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Wow,,.. these are AMAZING waterfalls!  Want to go?  We can get you there!  Call us today!   727-362-6202 - Your Personal Travel Agent standing by....

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Walking Tour Around Iloilo City Proper

Walking Tour Around Iloilo City Proper | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Aside from visiting the beautiful churches, there’s nothing much to do on the Southern part of Iloilo so I decided to spend a couple of hours discovering the untold stories of Iloilo City Proper.
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Halsema Highway: The Philippines' Most Dangerous Road - Out of Town Blog

Halsema Highway: The Philippines' Most Dangerous Road - Out of Town Blog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Mentioned in this postHalsema HwyMountain Province PhilippinesHalsema Hwy Mountain Province Philippines powered by trippy  |  get the wordpress map pluginHave you heard of Halsema Highway? If you frequently explore the northern region, chances are you are familiar with this infamous road. Those who enjoy the mountaineering adventure offered around Sagada will have driven through this …
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Pondering Paodaolei: Lake Sebu: The Paradise of the Dreamweavers

Pondering Paodaolei: Lake Sebu: The Paradise of the Dreamweavers | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Using abaca fibers as fine as hair, Lang Dulay speaks more eloquently than words can. Images from the distant past of her people, the Tbolis, are recreated by her nimble hands – the crocodiles, butterflies and flowers, along with mountains and streams, of Lake Sebu, South Cotabato, where she and her ancestors were born – fill the fabric with their longing to be remembered. Through her weaving, Lang Dulay does what she can to keep her people’s tradition alive.

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Mt. Piagayungan: Successful Ascent to the New 5th Highest Mountain in the Philippines

Mt. Piagayungan: Successful Ascent to the New 5th Highest Mountain in the Philippines | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
A week ago, I left Iligan with uncertainties of what possible things might happen during our 5-day exploration to Mt. Piapayungan locally known as Mt. Piagayungan at Butig, Lanao del Sur. The five ...
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Have the Most Unforgettable Simbang Gabi: 9 Awe-Inspiring Churches in the Visayas

Have the Most Unforgettable Simbang Gabi: 9 Awe-Inspiring Churches in the Visayas | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Sa'n ka magsi-Simbang Gabi? Make your experience unforgettable with these beautiful churches!
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Bucari, Leon - Enjoy a Cool Summer Getaway - Explore Iloilo

Bucari, Leon - Enjoy a Cool Summer Getaway - Explore Iloilo | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Brgy. Bucari, located in the mountains of Leon, is known as Iloilo’s little Baguio because of the cool climate and highland attractions that most people tag with places found in the northern part of the country such as Baguio and even Benguet. But unlike what is currently happening to those places, Bucari is still much …
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ILOILO's Tigbauan Church

ILOILO's Tigbauan Church | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
I confess this trip was hatched as a serious "food trip" with friends. My love affair with shellfish has withstood the test of time and coming home, I've been dreaming of my favorite hard-shelled l...
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Top 10 Things To Do in Baguio - Pinay Traveller

Top 10 Things To Do in Baguio - Pinay Traveller | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Going to the Summer Capital? Here are the Top 10 things to do in Baguio.
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9 Stunning Philippine Sunsets - silverbackpacker.com

9 Stunning Philippine Sunsets - silverbackpacker.com | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Philippine Sunsets can be so magical. So many different colours light up the sky and reflect in the water.From blood red to to orange to purple
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Travelogues: Basking in Sun-drenched Biliran

Travelogues: Basking in Sun-drenched Biliran | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

We went back to the resort just a little before sunset and were surprised to see the sun painting the skies over Dalutan Island with hues of purple, orange and blue. The sun was not at its perfect sphere, but the kaleidoscope of colors it had given the horizon was indeed jaw-dropping.

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Backpacking Pilipinas: Footnotes from my travels around the 80 provinces of the Philippines

Backpacking Pilipinas: Footnotes from my travels around the 80 provinces of the Philippines | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Growing up in a small, remote village in Catanduanes made me appreciate the value of travel through books and dreams.

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The Heritage Houses of San Fernando, Pampanga - The Budget Traveler

The Heritage Houses of San Fernando, Pampanga - The Budget Traveler | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Much like Vigan in Ilocos Sur, San Fernando, Pampanga boasts of its own Heritage District which include heritage churches, buildings, schools and houses.
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How to Tour the Philippines' Biggest City in Just 5 Days

How to Tour the Philippines' Biggest City in Just 5 Days | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Davao City is one of the biggest cities in the world in terms of land area. If you only have 5 days to explore it, where will you go? We show you here, from islands to highlands!
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Secrets of Sabtang Island, Batanes

Secrets of Sabtang Island, Batanes | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Sabtang Island is the smallest of the three inhabited islands of Batanes. Someone stated that a visit to the island is a piece-of-heaven experience. An overnight stay is also recommended to everyone...
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Cantiasay | Bridges to Life ( Nonoc Island, Surigao City)

Cantiasay | Bridges to Life ( Nonoc Island, Surigao City) | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Cantiasay is a barangay situated in one of the coastal area of Nonoc Island, off coast of Surigao City. There's only a single scheduled ferry trip everyday towards the secluded barangay. The Ferry boat MGJ travels every 12noon from Surigao boulevard to Nonoc Island and returns the next day at 8am.
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The place is beautiful.

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6 Things to learn before going to Fang-od in Buscalan

6 Things to learn before going to Fang-od in Buscalan | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
So you’re planning to visit Fang-od – the last Mambabatok? Here are the things you need to know before heading to Kalinga Province. 1. Transportation Option 1. Via Tabuk -        Victory Liner offe...
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Escape Manila : Pinoy Travel Blog: 15 Enchanting Waterfalls in Mindanao to Fall in Love in 2015

Escape Manila : Pinoy Travel Blog: 15 Enchanting Waterfalls in Mindanao to Fall in Love in 2015 | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
A list of the most enchanting and majestic waterfalls in Mindanao.
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Finding a Piece of Africa on Calauit Island -

Finding a Piece of Africa on Calauit Island - | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Blog post at Divergent Travelers: We head off the grid and end up in Africa, er... Calauit Island in the Philippines where we came face to face with giraffes.
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Goodtimes Cafe & Art Gallery, Dipolog

Goodtimes Cafe & Art Gallery, Dipolog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
From the odd gate, the walkway leading to the garden was patched together with broken tiles and mirrors. Benches and tables scattered around the garden seemed set up for a mad tea party. Under the ...
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The Waterfalls in Shotgun San Mateo

The Waterfalls in Shotgun San Mateo | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Let’s be honest, climbing Shotgun in San Mateo is not the most fun thing in the world. A root canal operation is less agonizing. This infamous destination in Mt. Maarat rises nearly 430 meters in l...
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Getting Inked by Whang Od - P I N A Y T R A V E L L E R

Getting Inked by Whang Od - P I N A Y T R A V E L L E R | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
We have been marked by Whang Od, the last tattoo artist of Kalinga, a fitting way to celebrate nine happy years together.
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Travelogues: Roughing it out in Calaguas (Part 2)

Travelogues: Roughing it out in Calaguas (Part 2) | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Since there are no resorts yet in Calaguas as of this writing, the only option is to pitch a tent, grill your food and enjoy a boodle fight. Exciting, isn't it? =)

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Back to #nature and #tent #camping . This is a very peaceful and beautiful setting. The #sunsets are magnificent.

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Taytay Boni, Miagao - silverbackpacker.com

Taytay Boni, Miagao - silverbackpacker.com | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Tay-tay Boni, is a stone bridge built by Bonifacio Neular in 1854. Tay-tay Boni lies just off the Miagao - Guimbal road on the junction to Bgy.Guibongan.
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