FEATURED, Luzon, Pangasinan, Towns


The bucolic appeal of Bolinao makes it an impeccable weekend escape from the hustle and bustle of the metropolis.  Located in the province of Pangasinan, its coastline was shaped by the waves smashing against the rocks for eons of years. Whether you want to watch a dreamy sunset, plunge into the emerald green waterfalls, or frolic in golden-sand beaches, Bolinao …

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Northern Samar, Towns

What to do in Victoria, Northern Samar

Secluded coves, dramatic rock formations and unspoiled beaches await those who learn of the underrated Northern Samar.  The poster boy of the province, Biri Island, known for its jaw-dropping rock monuments, has attracted tourists in recent years.  But there is more to discover in this region, try exploring neighboring places and you will surely be fulfilled with more pleasant surprises. The …

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Laguna, Luzon, Towns

Pila, Laguna Heritage Tour

A good number of graceful Spanish colonial era houses flank the streets of Pila, a municipality of Laguna province.  Thanks to the effort of the Pila Historical Society Foundation Inc., its historic center was declared as a National Historical Landmark by the National Historical Institute. This underrated town – which is one of the settings for the Amazing Race Asia …

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