Hoyop-Hoyopan Cave is located in Cotmon, Camalig, Albay 12 km from the town proper, the crystal caves are its central attraction. Visitors often experience: "eternal whispering breeze" from whence its name was derived.
Calabidongan Cave is located about 2 km from Hoyop-Hoyopan Cave. It features an underground stream and a population of bats.
Calabidongan Cave is very ...
accessible from Hoyop-Hoyopan Cave, a good site for picnickers and serious spelunkers. The 4-hour exploration astounds visitors, coming out completely wet.
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Its time to explore Bicolandia! Check out these five fun things to do in Albay on your vacation at one of the best tourist destinations in the Philippines.
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After 11 years, we went back again to explore the hoyop-hoyopan cave, wonder about the Cagsawa ruins and just be amazed by the beauty of the Philippines' perfectly cone-shaped Mt. Mayon. But this time, I can now really experience the adventure, especially in the Hoyop-hoyopan cave (and also not vomit inside the car). Since 11 years earlier when I was just nine years old, I was left out with my brother and other younger cousins in the waiting area which is in the hut a few meters from the cave entrance, while my older siblings and cousins v ...
Albay is the home of the world renowned Mayon Volcano, the perfect-coned mountain that will make you fall in love with its beauty. True enough, wherever you are in Albay, you'll catch a glimpse of Mayon's perfection.
This wonderful province is about 12 hours away from Manila by land, but you can catch daily flights from Manila to Legazpi for about 1000-2000php one way to save up about 10 hours per way. A 12-hour bus ride will cost 850php as of June 2016, so it's up to you whether you'd like to save up time or money.
As a poor traveler, I chose to save up money and gathered a group of 10 ...
Hoyop-Hoyopan Cave is a multi-level cavern of natural limestone that was discovered during WW2. The caved was used as a resistance hide out. It's named after the word "hoyop" or breeze.
The cave is privately owned and manage by three families in Cotmon, Camalig. According to them the local tourism is planning to takeover the administration of this cave to push the conservation. Unfortunately this means an additional fee will be implemented soon. To date the entrance of the cave will cost PHP300 good for 6 pax or less.
A tour takes around 30 minutes, you will see a dance floor where the l ...
This is my first time to write a blog and post something which, I hope would be worth reading. Haha! So here it goes.
Last May of this year, I was able to visit a remarkable place here in the Philippines. This is my first time to go to Bicol it is located on Luzon Region ??" Region 4B of the Philippines.
So, we booked a flight via Cebu Pacific which only costs like 2,500 pesos for a round-trip flight. This is quite a bargain for me and my friends. The flight took only like around 1 hour from Manila to Albay. We make sure not to waste time to this trip so from the airport of Albay we head ...
I have always been curious about Bicol. I have only been to Masbate, which is my mother's hometown, but have yet to explore its sister provinces. During gradeschool, we were always taught of how beautiful Bicol is, with my teachers boasting of Mt. Mayon. I have no idea if they have even seen it up close or only in pictures, but when I had some free time before I start with a new company, I decided it was finally my turn to see it for myself. My sister was also about to commence with her university studies, so as a gift for her for passing the entrance exams and also an initiation (college is ...