Why I Don’t Travel During Holy Week

The Holy Week is a religious holiday in the Philippines that includes traditional spiritual practices and a long break from work. Most urban settlers take this opportunity to go to far places and provinces while going on

Visita Iglesia De South Cebu

I recently joined a simulation tour of a Filipino Catholic’s tradition in Cebu specially relevant for the upcoming Holy Week – the ‘Visita Iglesia‘. Spanish for ‘Church Visit‘, the Visita Iglesia involves visiting seven churches during Holy

Sagada Series 2: Reaching Bomod-ok ‘Big’ Falls

After the 1.5 hrs of downhill trek along the Banga-an Rice Terraces and passing through the villages of Modongo, Banga-an, and Fidelisan, we were able to reach the Bomod-ok Falls. Others call it the ‘Big Falls‘ due

Sagada Series 1: Trekking Banga-an Rice Terraces

We just see post cards of rice terraces from our social studies class in elementary, now, we’re actually walking, or should I say trekking, on one. First in our list of activity in Sagada was trekking the

Summer Travel Survey Results & Analysis

After a month of the “Be Cool This Summer Campaign” and almost 4 weeks of the online Summer Travel Survey, finally, we are able to tally and release the results. The survey was gathered online from 68

Camiguin Island’s Station of the Cross

One popular location visited during the Holy Week in the southern part of the Philippines is Camiguin‘s  Station of the Cross or simply the “Walkway.” It is situated uphill Mt. Vulcan in Barangay Bonbon, Catarman. The Holy

Be Cool This Summer!

It’s getting hotter by the day and Sago celebrates this first day of April to mark the start of the summer season! This means more travels and more dining adventures in different places around the Philippines. Please

Travel Poser Photo for 2007 & Comment Contest Winner

After seven days of online voting from Dec 14 to Dec 21, we have 36 35 comment-voters in all! The winning photo garnered 21 20 out of 36 35 votes. (The change in number is due to