Category Archives: Travels

Stories of discovering places

Explorer’s Notebook 1: Tracking the Mandalagan Mountain Range

Back in 2011 when I was only three years into hiking, I, along with two other friends decided to take our hiking to the next level.  We have just finished our basic mountaineering and orienteering courses and we were itching … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the Neolithic Age: Payag Bouldering House

If there was one sport that has put every bit of my strength to test, that would be rock climbing.  I’m not much for a competitive type: a little trail running race from time to time to make up for … Continue reading

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Shoestring Trip to Alcoy + Pugalo Run 3

It was late noon when we left Cebu City for Alcoy that third Saturday of March.  The trip was long and we took that slow, passenger-scavenging minibus from the south bus terminal.  The seats are so narrow we can hardly … Continue reading

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When in Puerto Princesa: A Brief Chronicling of our DIY Trip to Philippine’s Last Frontier

Welcome to Puerto Princesa City! A peaceful, clean, and friendly tourist haven strategically located west of the archipelago surrounded by bountiful sea water and beautiful landscapes. As most tourist come here to enjoy and relax, this sign near the baywalk … Continue reading

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One Island at a Time: Mambacayao Diot Outreach

Fifteen days after the strong typhoon has passed, we had finally packed eleven sacks of relief goods for a tiny island called Mambacayao Diot a few miles north to Sagay City in Negros Occidental and part of the Bantayan group … Continue reading

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