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Pinoy Adventurista : Anguib Beach in Sta. Ana Cagayan - "Braving the Waves of the Pacific to this Pristine White Sand Beach"

Pinoy Adventurista : Anguib Beach in Sta. Ana Cagayan - "Braving the Waves of the Pacific to this Pristine White Sand Beach" | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

It took us about an hour to reach Anguib Beach as we have to battle with the furious waves. Note: This is just a small part of the boat ride. The actual waves couldn't really be captured, but it will give you an idea how bumpy our ride was.

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Hiking Trails: Conquering Pico de Loro heights

Hiking Trails: Conquering Pico de Loro heights | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Text By: Kris M. Crismundo My friends and I concluded summer conquering the heights of Pico de Loro in Calabarzon, a popular destination for mountain climbers and hikers. Conquering Pico de Loro Hiking Trails photo by: weekendsidetrip.com Hiking Trails: Conquering Pico de Loro heights Situated in the mountains borders of Maragondon, Cavite and Nasugbu, Batangas, …
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DIY Walking Tour – Davao City

DIY Walking Tour – Davao City | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Location: Poblacion, Davao CityStarting Point: Museo DabawenyoEnd Point: Magsaysay Park Distance: 4 kmDuration: 7 hoursEmerging from a small riverside trading settlement of Bagobo tribes in southeastern Mindanao, the area we now call Davao City was claimed by the Spanish Crown in 1844 in opposition
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pagnapagna: KEN NGILAWEN Burial Cave

pagnapagna: KEN NGILAWEN Burial Cave | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Located at the mountainside of Barangay Apaya, just few minutes walk from the residential area is a huge boulder about 3-storeys to 4-storeys high rock with a crevice or a wide space underneath. This space underneath it, serves as a burial cave.The two log coffins has a sculpture of a head that  resembled that of a serpent, cow or lizard.
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Palaui, Cagayan: Cape Engaño’s Postcard-Perfect 360-degree Beauty And More (With Travel Tips And Itinerary)

Palaui, Cagayan: Cape Engaño’s Postcard-Perfect 360-degree Beauty And More (With Travel Tips And Itinerary) | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
It was a scene straight from a postcard - several postcards, in fact. Lush green hills and grassland, frothy waves pounding and shaping rugged cliffs on one side, and a tranquil cove with the light...
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THEKIDWANDERER: MASBATE | Your Ordinary Guide

THEKIDWANDERER: MASBATE | Your Ordinary Guide | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
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A fresh start for ecotourism in Adams, Ilocos Norte

A fresh start for ecotourism in Adams, Ilocos Norte | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
A newly declared critical habitat in the town is reviving ecotourism with the promise of waterfalls, rivers, bike and hike trails, and rare flora and fauna
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Apo Island: Swimming with Giant Sea Turtles

Apo Island: Swimming with Giant Sea Turtles | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Beneath the lofty waves across Apo Island, I was rekindled in a world where you hear nothing but the symphony of ebbing waters. Looking down on the tranquil aqu
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Iligan City | Tinago Falls: A Wonder Wall of Nature's Showers - Ironwulf En Route - The Philippines Travel and Photography Blog

Iligan City | Tinago Falls: A Wonder Wall of Nature's Showers - Ironwulf En Route - The Philippines Travel and Photography Blog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Finally finding the not-so-hidden Tinago Falls in Iligan City. An Iligan Bloggers Society WAT 2 waterfalling series
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Backpacker’s Guide: Travel Cheap to Malapascua Island | islandgirltraveller.com

Backpacker’s Guide: Travel Cheap to Malapascua Island | islandgirltraveller.com | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Located Northern most tip of Cebu, Malapascua island is one charming island famous of unspoiled white sand beaches, corals and of course, one of the world’s best diving sites. It’s not a wonder, its fame and beauty hinder some budget travellers to explore this island

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The Parish Church of San Gregorio Magno in Majayjay, Laguna - Out of Town Blog

The Parish Church of San Gregorio Magno in Majayjay, Laguna - Out of Town Blog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
After visiting the Heritage town of Pila in Laguna, we headed to Majayjay to visit San Gregorio Magno Church – one of the 40 Spanish Colonial Churches that has been declared as a National Cultural Treasure by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). Church of St. Gregory the Great in Majayjay Heritage Churches have …
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Itbayat, Batanes: This Paradise Is So Far Up North In The Philippines That Reaching It Is Only For The Brave. - looloo insights

Itbayat, Batanes: This Paradise Is So Far Up North In The Philippines That Reaching It Is Only For The Brave. - looloo insights | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
If you really want to get away, but don't want to whip out your passport, head to Itbayat. The northernmost point in the Philippines that's inhabited.
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Selfless Travels: Southern Cebu Trip with Journeying James

Selfless Travels: Southern Cebu Trip with Journeying James | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

I persuaded Journeying James to come over and see the diving board near the plaza. We were entertained by some boys in their various diving stunts.

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Exploring CARAGA Region Part 1 : Island Hopping in Bucas Grande ~ Escape Manila : A Pinoy Travel Blog

Exploring CARAGA Region Part 1 : Island Hopping in Bucas Grande ~ Escape Manila : A Pinoy Travel Blog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Exploring Bucas Grande Island : Stingless Jellyfish Sanctuary, Markaa Island, Sohoton Cove
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No destination, just a direction. A solo ride from Manila to Cebu City via Bicol – Samar – Leyte

No destination, just a direction. A solo ride from Manila to Cebu City via Bicol – Samar – Leyte | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
The Pinoy Rider: No destination, just a direction.

This article will be extra special to me. Going towards the end of this year, I was looking for something new to experience. I’ve basically been to all the provinces in Luzon Island, and I was look ...
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Travel Guide: Baler, Aurora

Travel Guide: Baler, Aurora | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
I've been wanting to visit Baler, the capital town of Aurora Province for a while now but never had the chance to until recently. Thanks to an invitation to join Journeying James Baler Dos: Camp, B...
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pagnapagna: DADDAAY : waterfalls and rice terraces

pagnapagna: DADDAAY : waterfalls and rice terraces | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

We continued walking upstream. Passed by the intersection of two tributaries until we came near the lower cascade of the "Pongas" falls. It was a slanting face of rock were water flows.

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EDMARATION #TownExplorer: [Abra] Tourist Spots: 61 Attractions and Must-See Destinations

EDMARATION #TownExplorer: [Abra] Tourist Spots: 61 Attractions and Must-See Destinations | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

Remember, Abra has 27 towns. As of this post, I've been to 23 towns and currently crossing fingers to visit all the 27 towns before the end of this year. Aside from the following destinations I am going to feature, there are another 100+ destinations hiding in the province I've yet to see.

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ISANG DAAN Journey- Of Hammocks, Homestays and Hotels

ISANG DAAN Journey- Of Hammocks, Homestays and Hotels | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Updated as of May 16, 2012 (7:00pm) The following is a list of the places where I slept during my ISANG DAAN Journey. If you want to see the photos of the bed, you can check the Facebook link (just click the link)- "OF HAMMOCKS, HOMESTAYS & HOTELS" This will be updated until I finish my 100
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Adventure in Adams, Ilocos Norte

Adventure in Adams, Ilocos Norte | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Nestled deep in the mountains, surrounded by forests, streams and rice fields, Adams Village in Ilocos Norte is just one of those places that remind you of the rural town that most RPG heroes start...
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The UP Diliman Bike Trail

The UP Diliman Bike Trail | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
U.P finally gets a bonafide biking trail! And it actually requires a bit of technical bike handling! I am actually torn between sharing this and keeping it a secret. I want to share it because I wa...
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Traveling Morion | Let's explore 7107 Islands: Camiguin Province | Mantigue Island

Traveling Morion | Let's explore 7107 Islands: Camiguin Province | Mantigue Island | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

The moment I get-off the boat and saw her beautiful and perfect coastline of powdery-white coral sands, Mantigue Island obviously mesmerized me. The island is beyond its beauty. Yes, she’s a beautiful [forever virgin] lady! "

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What is happening at the Bohol churches after the earthquake? | Ivan About Town | Philippine Travel Blog

What is happening at the Bohol churches after the earthquake? | Ivan About Town | Philippine Travel Blog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

When the earthquake struck Bohol and Cebu on October 15, 2013, the entire nation lamented the destruction of our heritage.

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My Pahiyas Festival 2014 Experience - Out of Town Blog

My Pahiyas Festival 2014 Experience - Out of Town Blog | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it
Two weeks ago, I was invited by Heritage Festival Inc. to join a Heritage tour of Laguna and Quezon Province and our itinerary includes a visit to Lucban Quezon for the Pahiyas Festival. We visited Lucban the day after the Pahiyas Festival day but we were still able to witness the colorful decorated houses. Starting …
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Cliff Climbing in El Nido

Cliff Climbing in El Nido | Philippine Travel | Scoop.it

While island-hopping and spending time at the beach are the more common activities in El Nido, Palawan, the  scenic limestone cliffs don't just serve as a backdrop for your photos - they also offer..........

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I love Karas line........  Cliff climbing is generally recommended for good hikers. A sense of balance and foolhardiness also helps. I wouldn’t recommend this to anyone who has a fear of heights (or a fear of death by falling).

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