Ever since it became a surfing destination, Baler, Aurora has become one of the most famous travel destinations for people looking for a getaway near Metro Manila.
With strong waves, especially during the monsoon season, Baler has turned into a top choice for surfing enthusiasts. Continue reading “Learn to Surf and More in Baler, Aurora”
Ever since a few years back, I’ve gotten a bit allergic, annoyed, and somewhat scared with the usual New Year celebration in the Philippines. All the big noise and pollution just keep getting worse each year, and I definitely feel a need to escape that sort of thing. A year-end getaway was what I thought would be a relief from the usual noise and dangerous firecrackers. What else could be better than Grande Island in Subic, Olongapo
. Continue reading “Grand Time at Grande Island, Subic, Olongapo”
I thought I’ve seen them all. Having traveled to so many beach resorts in the Philippines, they seem to look and feel the same. On our Coron Palawan trip, however, Malcapuya was a refreshing surprise. Continue reading “Malcapuya Beach: A Must-Visit in Coron, Palawan”
Coron Palawan trips are typically mostly island hopping tours simply because Coron is home to some of the world’s most gorgeous beaches and corals. Half the beauty of Coron is beneath the water’s surface. Coron Palawan is a treat to travelers who are into snorkeling, diving, and nature tripping. We joined an organized island hopping tour to explore the different islands of Coron on our first day on the island. Continue reading “Coron Island Hopping Tour, Coron Palawan”
On our trip to Coron, Palawan, we tried two different ways of exploring the Calamianes group of islands. First, we joined an organized tour via a tour operator. We chose to book with Calamianes Expeditions & EcoTours since it seems to offer relatively cheap island hopping tours. On the next day, we decided to try a DIY (do-it-yourself) island hopping tour of Coron’s islands. Continue reading “Coron Do-It-Yourself Island Hopping Tour”