Beaches · Northern Samar

Travel Guide: Langtaran Grove White Beach Resort in Catarman, Northern Samar

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Northern Samar is a coastal province that hosts pristine beaches and great diving spots for people who love the ocean. If you’re trying to find a much peaceful alternative to seaside destinations that are constantly full of tourists, this is the best place to go.

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Beaches · Northern Samar

Travel Guide: “Pink Beach” of Sila Island in San Vicente, Northern Samar

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The Philippines is truly gifted with outstanding places that can make your travel experience memorable, relaxing, and amazing. There are some places in the Philippines that you can’t find anywhere else in the world.

We have virgin islands, pristine falls, caves, rock formations, and other tourists spots that can attract foreigners. One of which is the Sila Island in Northern Samar.

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Learn A Language · Manila Travel Tips

Learn A Language: Filipino or Tagalog

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INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT THE FILIPINO LANGUAGE

  • Tagalog (or Filipino) belongs to the Malayo-Polynesian branch of the Austronesian language family. The name of the language is derived from taga-ilog, from taga (native) + ilog (river).
  • Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, is named after a mangrove tree that has white flowers called nilad.

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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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