Sagada in Mountain Province | Philippines

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Sagada is known for its “hanging coffins” – the traditional way of burying people which according to their traditions only the married and who have grandchildren may be buried this way. Also,  its sunrise viewing which was featured in the movie “That Thing Called Tadhana.

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White Beach in Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro | Philippines

Puerto Galera is well-known for its beaches, the White beach and the Sabang beach. The island is family-friendly during the day, with water sports and jet ski rentals. At night, the bars and restaurants fill up with party-goers with fire dancers and sometimes steel drummers. I’ve been here thrice already, this was my second time.

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Log Cabin in Sagada | Foodventure


After our fun-filled adventure, we trooped to the Log Cabin for dinner, just a few meters away from the museum. Log Cabin is easily the most highly-regarded restaurants in Sagada. For over 20 years, it has been serving the western home-style cooking to travelers and locals alike.

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Philippines: Maribina Falls in Bato, Catanduanes

The Maribina Falls is one of the attractions in Bato, Catanduanes, which is  located (4) kilometers away from town proper and about 10 minutes hike from the National Highway. The waterfalls is not as majestic as I thought it would be based on the pictures but the ambiance is pretty amazing.

maribina008Us on our way to Maribina Falls, about 10 minutes walk from the highway.

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