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  • Burot Beach A Beach Getaway on a Budget

    Burot Beach A Beach Getaway on a Budget

    With countless resorts and developed beaches, Batangas is truly a place for an easy escape from the hustle and bustle of the Metro Manila's city life. But did you know that a hidden gem could be found on this province A beach only known to few. A beach that has yet to develop. A beach which is almost paradise, Burot Beach in Calatagan Batangas.

    It was already summertime in the Philippines and the days passing by were so humid. It feels like it's getting hotter everyday. Our trip last weekend in Batangas was so perfect as I was so drooling for beach, I couldn't take the heat at the metro an ...

  • Travel Guide to Pico De Loro

    Travel Guide to Pico De Loro

    When I said to my parents that I will be organizing a trip to Pico De Loro, they said that the place is very expensive and became skeptical when I said it was only for 800 Php, and it comes with an event shirt and bagtag. They thought I was going to the beach resort! Hell no! hahaha. I'm not gonna shed thousands of pesos on a resort that does not have a white sand! #standards

    Anyway, for mountaineers or hikers, Pico De Loro is very popular because of it is an easy trail and very near to Metro Manila. Thousands of tourist, especially, locals are hiking this mountain mainly because of it's fa ...

  • Mt Batulao a favorite mountain to climb near Metro Manila

    Mt Batulao a favorite mountain to climb near Metro Manila

    It was a beautiful day and what better way to spend it than at a place I now call my favorite playground: Mt. Batulao which never disappoints anyone who visits this beautiful mountain.

    Since last year, my friends and I included mountain climbing as part of our training because of the benefits to runners. As part of another ultra-marathon event in April, we decided to go back to Mt. Batulao for the 3rd time.

    We left Imus, Cavite at 7:00 AM and headed to Nasugbu, Batangas via Tagaytay which only took us an hour and half to get to our destination via Amadeo Rd. On arrival, we already kne ...