Malapascua Island: A Relaxing Summer Getaway

    Expensive accommodation and facilities, a variety of pricey food, foreigners outnumbering the locals are among the hearsays I’ve been hearing about the Island of Malapascua. I’ve done my own research and, truth to be told, found nothing much to see on the island except its beaches and diving sites. Thus, it remains a … Continue reading Malapascua Island: A Relaxing Summer Getaway

Bittersweet Nature Trip: From Obong Spring to Osmeña Peak

Have you been spellbound by a spectacular view of nature or by an idyllic spot just to see the sun rises and sets? I have been at the hype for these, countless of times actually, which is why I always think of wild camping whenever I’m stressed, at mundane or just when I need to … Continue reading Bittersweet Nature Trip: From Obong Spring to Osmeña Peak

Musuan Peak: The 10-Turn Day Hike

It may be ironic, but yes, I have been passing Musuan Peak 4 years of my college life without setting foot even on its base since I’ve known it to be frequented only by teachers and students when doing botanical and zoological research. It even took me several climbs in Cebu before I had one … Continue reading Musuan Peak: The 10-Turn Day Hike

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

    Disclaimer: All thoughts expressed in this blog are based on my own. Every traveler may differ in perspectives on things they experience at traveling. 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 … Continue reading Well-Spent Weekend at Mt. Naupa on the National Mountain Cleanup Day

When In Vigan and Baguio: The Travel Story Untold

​ ​​ The first tiring, yet very rewarding adventure of my life was our Baguio-Vigan Trip from August 27-31, 2010. I know, 6 years have passed, but I’m still haunted by the memory of my first great wander outside Visayas, Philippines. I am reminiscing the travel and I dare, care to share it here.   Our group … Continue reading When In Vigan and Baguio: The Travel Story Untold

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

A Day Away From the Busy City Life: Mt. Babag Day Hike Via NAPO Trail

      It’s when I'm disturbed by day-to-day work routine when I started bugging friends and travel buddies to go somewhere quite, a place that soothes my senses and theirs. I can’t think of no other place than the serene mountain ranges. This time, we all agreed to go day hike to Mt. Babag … Continue reading A Day Away From the Busy City Life: Mt. Babag Day Hike Via NAPO Trail

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