Letting Loose at Olango Island: A Budget-Friendly Weekend Getaway

Summer is past its full-swing (considering July as a typical rainy month here in the tropical Philippine archipelago) and it’s nearing weekend again. We’ve been planning for a barkada escape in a touristy destination. Everything was set only to end up having conflict with the expense plus the delayed financial resource. Can you relate? Yeah, … Continue reading Letting Loose at Olango Island: A Budget-Friendly Weekend Getaway

Second Chance at Mt. Talinis: The Panhilakan-Apolong Trail

Give your love a second chance – the statement we almost often hear among lovers. How about your love for nature or your passion for adventure? Giving your passion a second, third or more chance is nothing less than a hope that may take nerves of steel but with a reward of pearl beyond price. … Continue reading Second Chance at Mt. Talinis: The Panhilakan-Apolong Trail

Beyond Distance: Adventures to CDO and Bukidnon

“Where are you?” a caller asked. “In a place where heartaches mend,” she replied. This is the conversation I overheard from the lady sitting just behind me while on my way to Cagayan de Oro to meet my friends (TribuAdOBo). Is my hometown, Bukidnon, really a place to be for the brokenhearted and in pain? … Continue reading Beyond Distance: Adventures to CDO and Bukidnon

Osmeña Peak With the Birdie Buddies: A Friendship Camp

So what else can be better than camping with your close friends and family? How about go hiking and camping with people you less talk to and those you have just bump into first time? Well, it was a challenge at first, fun and enjoyable all along, and will be something to look forward to … Continue reading Osmeña Peak With the Birdie Buddies: A Friendship Camp

Climbing the Historic Mt. Manunggal Where Dear President Ramon Magsaysay’s Life Ended

​ ​​ ​Would you rather go with the same group of travel buddies or go with the random people along your adventures? Confusing? There's actually no right or wrong answer to this as some time in our life, whether we are caught in a circumstance or have planned it ahead, we get to mingle with … Continue reading Climbing the Historic Mt. Manunggal Where Dear President Ramon Magsaysay’s Life Ended

Habagat Choose Your Wild Adventure: Surviving Osmeña Peak-Kawasan Falls Traverse the Second Time Around

Yes, been to Osmeña Peak (OPeak) a number of times already and have traversed to Kawasan Falls for the second time, but with random people and a different set of friends. Why suffer your physical self when you are supposed to rest during weekends? Crazy? Some may consider it so since it normally takes 4-6 … Continue reading Habagat Choose Your Wild Adventure: Surviving Osmeña Peak-Kawasan Falls Traverse the Second Time Around

Well-Spent Weekend at Mt. Naupa on the National Mountain Cleanup Day

      The ride. The almost out-of-breath and challenging climb. The moonlight. The bond. The camaraderie. The thirst and sweat and stinky feels. The foggy morning. The fun. The happiness in each other’s face. What a weekend well-spent outdoors!     Been to Mt. Naupa a number of times already, and it never fails … Continue reading Well-Spent Weekend at Mt. Naupa on the National Mountain Cleanup Day

The Awe: When In the Island of Kalanggaman

  Some of our greatest stories in life may come from the times we spent adventuring, and here’s one from my recent wanderings. Perhaps most of the time I’ve been asked whether I get sea sick or road sick after returning from my trips, and I often answered yes because I am longing to get … Continue reading The Awe: When In the Island of Kalanggaman

Quenching My Thirst for Nature: Mt. Capistrano Day Hike

  Mt. Capistrano   Quenching My Thirst for Nature: Mt. Capistrano Day Hike  Jump-Off Point Knowing Bukidnon as home for famous mountains and mountain ranges, I would be depriving myself of what it can offer me if I’ll go back to Cebu without climbing one of them. Who would have thought they were awaiting for … Continue reading Quenching My Thirst for Nature: Mt. Capistrano Day Hike

To Chalet Hills We Chill

    The campsite     To Chalet Hills We Chill        Personally, when I feel as though life becomes humdrum and boring, I always think of stepping outside my usual comfort zone and have some adventure. I found myself doing outdoor activities and being with friends and family. Lucky me, I am … Continue reading To Chalet Hills We Chill