MERCEDES, CAMARINES NORTE, PHILIPPINES — Whoever bestowed the coastal town of Mercedes with the title of Belle of the Pacific must be given a token of gratitude. Mercedes will mesmerize you with her seven majestic islands that are perfect for that off-the-beaten, island-hopping, beach experience. … Continue Reading
IBA, ZAMBALES, PHILIPPINES — Although gray-sand beaches doesn’t receive the same affection most people give as that to white-sand beaches, they are the most common in the country and are still decent spots for beach bumming. Facing the West Philippine Sea, the sandy shores… Continue Reading
SABLAYAN, OCCIDENTAL MINDORO, PHILIPPINES — Was there a point in your life where you just wanted to cast yourself in the sea of fate with only a backpack behind you?
IBA, ZAMBALES, PHILIPPINES — Somewhere in a private rest house in Iba, Zambales. When a boat docked near the shore and offered us a snorkeling tour, we didn’t hesitate at all and just grabbed the chance. Didn’t expect Iba would… Continue Reading
ALAMINOS CITY, PANGASINAN, PHILIPPINES — Hundred Islands Natural Park is a protected group of islands in Alaminos City, Pangasinan. There are 124 islands in total during low tide, and 123 islands during high tide. Only three have been developed for tourism: Governor Island,… Continue Reading