Category: Adventures

Mt. Balagbag in Rodriguez, Rizal

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The term “Mother Mountain” for mountaineers mean the first mountain that you’ve ever climbed and for me that is Mt. Balagbag in Rizal way back March 4, 2014. This is also my very first trail run. My friends dragged me here so I could prepare for my then upcoming 21km (13.1 miles) race on that same week.

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Leave No Trace

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Ever since I first hiked, I have been hooked on discovering and exploring new destinations. Witness amazing sights and marvel at awe-inspiring natural wonders. Then I thought to myself, I want my kids to experience all these and so much more. As a traveler, I am committed to protecting and conserving the environment and also help educate fellow travelers. But how can we do that if we even don’t have access to get to know it?

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10 Reasons Why You Should Travel Alone At Least Once in Your Life

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Although it’s great to spend vacations seeing the world with your family, friends, or your significant other, traveling alone can also be completely incredible. It doesn’t matter if its a trip to a nearby city or travelling to another country. I  have to admit, it can be quite daunting but think of it this way: you have a limited amount of time and money to spend on travel, so why not customize it to your preference so that you can maximize your satisfaction? If that’s not enough to convince you, here are 10 reasons why you should consider solo travel.

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Travel Guide: Sagada in Mountain Province

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Warning: Picture-heavy post!

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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