Tag: It’s More Fun in the Philippines

Sohoton

Sohoton

In my last post, I wrote about our short weekend trip to Siargao and how we did nearly nothing there. This is the “nearly” part.   * Sohoton Cove is 2-3 hours away by outrigger boat from the Cloud 9 surfing enclave of Siargao. At 

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 

#ItsMoreFunInThePhilippines

#ItsMoreFunInThePhilippines

I give in! This has absolutely nothing to do with travel, but I literally choked with laughter when I saw these photos, and that should be as good a reason as any to put them up here. (Although — apologies to everyone else — I don’t think anybody but Pinoys will 

Traveling the True North: Batanes, Philippines

Traveling the True North: Batanes, Philippines

It’s the Philippines’ northernmost province, but beyond that fact not many, until recently, knew much about Batanes. The few privileged to have paid a visit to this singular string of islands extolled its myriad virtues, but still Batanes hovered below the average traveler’s consciousness. Until