From a quaint fishing village in the western part of Pangasinan where salt-making industry is also thriving, the Municipalty of Dasol is slowly gaining momentum as an emerging tourist destination in northern Luzon. Facing the West Philippine Sea, Dasol offers a picturesque coastline and a less crowded beach perfect for both sunrise and sunset viewing, surprisingly.
The province of Cagayan is located in the northeastern part of Luzon with the City of Tuguegarao as its capital, also considered as the regional center. Surrounded by the provinces of Ilocos Norte, Apayao, Kalinga and Isabela, as well as the Pacific Ocean, this province is situated in the valley between the Cordilleras and Sierra Madre. Farming and fishing are the main means of livelihood.
It was a year of fulfilling travel aspirations, ticking off items on my bucket list, a year of widening my horizon and taking that leap of faith, a year of meeting new friends and strengthening existing relationships. As the year bid goodbye, let us once again relive the twelve wonderful months of 2014.
Known as the Shangri-la of the North, the Municipality of Sagada in Mountain Province has been consistently attracting tourists, both local and foreign, who are in for thrilling physical activities, for gastronomical treats, cultural immersion or just be one with nature. Here are the things you need to know when visiting this part of Cordillera Administrative Region.
There are three peaks in this part of Mountain Province that give different vistas of Sagada. These are Mt. Ampacao, Marlboro Country and Kiltepan Peak.
This is perfect for those with no experience in hiking. The way up the summit is not that steep. And with the walking sticks given to us by Kuya Gareth, our SAGGAS guide, the hike became easier for us since we each had our own third leg to distribute our weight. Continue Reading