Philippines

Stranded Whale Shark Abused in Oslob Cebu

A whale shark was stranded in the town of Oslob, Cebu. Instead of helping the Whale Shark, the locals grabbed the opportunity to have a snapshots with it. While there’s nothing wrong in having photo ops with the creature, it’s the manner of treating the animal. As seen on this photo, the ignorant girl got [...]

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Most Expensive Sushi in the World by Filipino

The most expensive sushi in the world was crafted by Angelito Araneta Jr. The sushi is wrapped with gold leaf instead of nori and embellished with pearls and african diamonds on top. The five pieces of sushi costs a total of 91,800 pesos or $1,978.15 USD. To be honest, who would actually eat such sushi? [...]

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Vigan – Ilocos Sur, Philippines

Vigan is known for its historical Spanish period houses and cobblestone streets. There’s even a kalesa or horse drawn carriage that’s still roaming the streets. The perfectly preserved Spanish Colonial town makes it a perfect spot for shooting historical movies. In fact it was recognized as Unesco World Heritage site in 1999.   Vigan Tourist [...]

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San Fernando – La Union, Philippines

San Fernando is La Union’s provincial capitol. Aside from the beach resort, it’s also considered as the surfing capital of the Philippine. The surfing season starts from October and ends at March. The town of Bauang which used to house the US airforces’ Wallace Air Station until 1991. San Fernando, La Union Tourist Attractions La [...]

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Lingayen – Pangasinan, Philippines

Lingayen is the provincial capital of Pangasinan which also happened to be a historical site during World War II. This is the site where US troops came to free Luzon in January 1945. General MacArthur indeed kept his promise where he said “I shall return”. Lingayen Tourist Spot Pista’y Dayat – Annual festival in Lingayen [...]

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Hundred Islands National Park – Alaminos, Pangasinan, Philippines

Hundred Islands national park is composed of 123 islets off the coast of Alaminos. Although some of the islets are actually huge rocks. The islets mushroom like appearance are caused by the erosion due to water. Hundred Islands National Park Tourist Attractions Quezon Island – one of the popular islands of hundred islands. Governor’s Island [...]

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Patar Beach in Bolinao – Lingayen Pangasinan Philippines

Galleon trade used to thrived during the precolonial spanish times in Bolinao. It was rumored that various shrunken vessels are found on the seabed. For tourists, the Patar centre of the beach boasts a white sand beach with Spanish style lighthouse at Bolinao. Bolinao Tourist Attractions Church of Saint James – The Mexican inspired church [...]

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Lingayen Gulf – Pangasinan Philippines

Lingayen gulf is known for its sunsets and big rolling waves. Aside form the pictureaque views, the place is also rich in history. The province is also known as the birthplace of national hero Jose Rizal. The gulf of Lingayen was the place where the invading Japanese troops first landed. It’s also the place where [...]

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Botolan & Iba – Zambales Philippines

The best beaches in Zambales are found in Botolan and Iba. Tourists can enjoy not only the beaches but also the hiking at the beautiful mountains of Zambales.   Tourist Attraction in Botolan & Iba Mt Tapulao – considered as one of the best hiking destination in Zambales. Koto Mining River – Waterfalls in the [...]

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Pundaquit – Zambales Coast Philippines

This small fishing baranggay in San Antonio draws tourist with its old spanish lighthouse. The place is also a surfing destination with ideal waves from July to October. There’s also surfing instructors available for non-surfers who want to try riding the waves. Aside from snorkelling and chilling at the white sand beach, you can rent [...]

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