Beaches, Catanduanes

Travel Guide: Mamangal Beach in Virac, Catanduanes

destination-mamangal-beach-virac-catanduanes-bannerI love places that are less touristy but still have loads to offer. The Mamangal Beach is one of the hardest to reach beaches in Virac yet one of the most beautiful that I have ever laid my eyes on. Located in Mamangal, a small sitio adjacent to Brgy. Balite, it has a wide and long shoreline with a great view. Continue reading “Travel Guide: Mamangal Beach in Virac, Catanduanes”

Mountain Province, Philippines

Travel Guide: Sagada in Mountain Province

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Warning: Picture-heavy post!

Sagada is known for its “hanging coffins” – the traditional way of burying people which according to their traditions only the married and who have grandchildren may be buried this way. Also,  its sunrise viewing which was featured in the movie “That Thing Called Tadhana.

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Beaches, Oriental Mindoro

Travel Guide: White Beach in Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro

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Puerto Galera is well-known for its beaches, the White beach and the Sabang beach. The island is family-friendly during the day, with water sports and jet ski rentals. At night, the bars and restaurants fill up with party-goers with fire dancers and sometimes steel drummers. I’ve been here thrice already, this was my second time.

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