Land of the Atis ~ Boracay Island

Going There By Air Manila ( NAIA) or Mactan-Cebu International Airport to Godofredo P. Ramos Airport  ( Caticlan Airport) Duration: 1 hour ♦ Shuttle bus to the arrival area Duration: 10 – 15 minutes Arrival Area Left side is the carousel for your check in baggage and a few steps from it is the exit….

Vigan – Laoag – Pagudpud ~ Ilocos

How to get there By bus Partas Bus Schedule click here Florida Bus Schedule click here   By plane The nearest airport is only in Laoag. You can either take a bus to and forth going to Vigan or rent a van to tour both Vigan and Pagudpud. By car via TPLEx = 7 hours to 8…

Apo Island

How to get there From Dumaguete City to Malatapay By private vehicle Drive going South of the Negros Island. You will pass by 3 major towns, Bacong, Dauin, and Zamboanguita. You will see a signboard to Malatapay Pier. Travel time: 30 minutes By Bus All buses going to the South of the Negros Island like Bayawan…

The City of Pines ~ Baguio City

Going there a. Commute Victory Liner Bus: click here b. Private Vehicle click here Route: Manila to North Luzon Express Way (NLEX) – take Exit 85 – leads to SCTEX From SCTEX – to Tarlac City Exit ( turning left to this road) Follow road signs then turn right to MacArthur Highway ( passing the provinces…

Mountain Province ~ Sagada

How to get there . Private Vehicle b. Commute Manila – Baguio – Sagada Victory Liner Bus click here We took ~ 10:30 pm trip from Edsa South Bus terminal for PHP 445.00 Arrived in Baguio: 4:00 am  From Baguio to Sagada From the Victory Liner terminal, take a taxi to another terminal and look for Trans-Liner….

Isla del Fuego ( The Island of Fire) ~ Siquijor Island (Updated 2016)

Dumaguete City to Siquijor Island ( either Siquijor, Siquijor port or Larena, Siquijor port) Fare: From Dumaguete City, it ranges from PHP 100.00 to less than PHP 200.00 Cheaper ones travel less than 2 hours while the expensive one, for only an hour Terminal Fee ( Dumaguete  City Port) : PHP 15.00 Tip: Boat companies…

Egg Basket of the Visayas ~ Bantayan Island

Recommendations Beach Placid  Website More photos click here ( This resort is beside Anika Beach Resort) You can call / email them at : +639177222993 / beachplacid@gmail.com Rooms we stayed at: 1. Non-beach front cottage – Small room, clean and with A/C – Queen size bed, clean sheets and blanket but too thin and not big…

The Watershed of Mindanao ~ Dahilayan, Bukidnon

Recommendations Habal- habal driver  (motorcycle) Kuya Allan – +639093637250 PHP 500.00 ( round trip fare) Saddle Ridge Camp Website Location: Manolo Fortich, 8703 Bukidnon Tip: Calling them is the best way to contact them because they won’t answer emails. No down payment needed. More photos click here Room rates: PHP 1,500.00 – PHP 2,500.00 Review Our room had…

The Island born of Fire ~ Camiguin Island

Recommendations For the tour of the Island: Habal-habal Ride ( motorcycle ) PHP 700.00 Kuya D-Den ~ +639056918113 ( whole day) Dreamland Beach Resort Website Location: Yumbing, Mambajao, Camiguin, Mambajao, 9100 Camiguin Review: We booked the standard room but they made a mistake of reserving a room good for 4 people. They gave us the room, with the…

The City of Golden Friendship ~ Cagayan de Oro

Recommendations  Metro Hotel click here Review: The room comes with free breakfast and 2 complimentary bottled water everyday. Room was small with TV, 1 queen size bed, table and chairs, closet and H/C shower Location of this hotel is only 2 blocks from Centrio Mall, 1 ride from Divisoria and PHP 60.00 taxi ride to Limketkai…

The Lost Horizon of the South ~ Camotes Island

Going There North Bus Terminal, Cebu City Bus going to Danao Non A/C bus leaves as early as 3:00 am or 4:00 am  Fare: PHP 70.00 Inform the conductor that you will get off at the Danao Port  Travel time: 30 minutes to 40 minutes ( no traffic) If you don’t want to travel all the way…