Batanes

Batanes Tour Packages

Batanes Tour Packages

My tour around Batanes last year was organized by TRavelYoung, and they recently released a copy of their tour packages, which include accommodations (which you can choose from a range of budget to high-end options), airport pick-up and drop-off, breakfast, lunch during tours, and of […]

Batanes sale! PAL Manila-Basco-Manila tickets for only P4,000+ — several dates available

Batanes sale! PAL Manila-Basco-Manila tickets for only P4,000+ — several dates available

For the past months, the cheapest Batanes tickets have been PHP 6,000+ (with the most expensive at nearly PHP 20,000) so this latest crop of PHP 4,000+ tickets is a very good deal. Just click on the screenshots below to take a closer look — […]

The Philippines

The Philippines

Batanes Batanes: FAQs How much will a Batanes trip cost? 16 Places in Batanes That Will Make You Never Want to Leave (or Make You Start Planning Your Return ASAP!) The Rolling Hills of Batanes The Ordinary Because He has nothing better to do? (A feature […]

7 things you should know before planning your trip to Batanes

7 things you should know before planning your trip to Batanes

Answers to frequently asked questions about the paradise in the far north of the Philippines *   1. How much will a Batanes trip cost? * First of all, I’m not going to play the my-Batanes-trip-was-cheaper-than-yours game. My Manila-Basco-Manila ticket, bought during a Philippine Airlines promo, […]

Take back happiness.

Take back happiness.

Whatever holds you back, Whatever weighs you down, Whatever drowns you, Whatever makes you feel little, Leave it behind. This 2015, take back happiness. Happy new year everyone!

Do you consider yourself a blogger?

Do you consider yourself a blogger?

* “Blogger ka ba?” (“Are you a blogger?”) Not such a hard question, was it? I was up in the mountains of Batanes, exchanging pleasantries with fellow tourists, and one of them had come up with this query…that strangely rendered me speechless. My first thought was: […]

16 Places in Batanes That Will Make You Never Want to Leave (or Make You Start Planning Your Return ASAP)

16 Places in Batanes That Will Make You Never Want to Leave (or Make You Start Planning Your Return ASAP)

* Whether you’re in Batanes for 2 days or 2 weeks, joining a tour group or going DIY, these are the stunningly gorgeous spots that will make you fall in love with the Philippines’ northernmost province — so much so that you’ll start keeping an […]

Into The Blue

Into The Blue

Descent | “Into The Blue” was created by LSS for travel site Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains. All rights reserved. 

The Rolling Hills of Batanes

The Rolling Hills of Batanes

The Rolling Hills of Batanes, joked the guide, are so called because it is very easy to accidentally go rolling down the hills — if not to painful injury (or worse), then certainly to acute embarrassment. Not only are the inclines steep, the winds are very strong, and you have […]

“The Fire Isles”

“The Fire Isles”

“The Fire Isles” © Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains. All rights reserved.