Santa Ana News
Anguib Beach, Santa Ana, Cagayan April 30 to May 1 2017
I could never imagine I have been here for two days, but not stayed at night. I was here for out of town trip and to witness and cover festival event sponsored by Ropali Motorcycle, the Partakan Festival 2017.
This article is focus on the venue/location and highlighted the beauty of Anguib Beach. Yours truly also took photos of some activities which you can do while staying at the resort.
A long stretch of Anguib Cove where white sands are all over the place. You can enjoy walking, running, or even playing under the heat of the sun. The seashores, the sea water are not too salty and cold ...
The rush of waves abated as our boat entered the cove at Cape Engano, the northeastern part of Palaui Island facing the Pacific. I collected myself from the rather wild boat ride earlier en route to Anguib Beach as the amihan, northeast monsoon, blew strong, riling the seas. But unlike my first visit several years ago, the same month as now, February, it was a bright and sunny day with picturesque blue skies. I'm back! I said to myself as I went down from the outrigger boat that brought our party of travel media into this rugged piece of land.
Palaui Island is remote that ...
Where are you heading this Holy Week break?
Me, I am going to the edge of the Philippines up North where the most beautiful virgin beach better than Boracay similar to white sand beaches can be found.
What is Partakan Festival?
Partakan Festival is the first and only ride and rock festival in the country which aims to unite all the riders, their family and friends and promote moto-tourism up the northern region of the country.
The event is headed by Ropali Motorcycles, one of the biggest motorcycle dealership in the country with 128 branches nationwide.
Partakan, which means spe ...
Anguib Beach. These two words sent a tinge of excitement when I read that it was our destination. For years, I've wanted to reach its pristine waters and white sandy shore but failed despite visiting the province several times. But reaching Anguib Beach in Cagayan is not easy. First, its in Sta. Ana, the northeasternmost municipality. Second, for now, the fastest way to get there is a motorized outrigger boat (banca) from the wharf. And third, because it is at the northern tip, travel is limited especially during the amihan or the northeast monsoon when the sea is rough.
But that is also it ...
Wild Dorsata honey hunting or harvesting is one of the more challenging but profitable ways to make a living among the Agta tribe in the thickly forested and mountain areas in Cagayan Valley.
The Agtas, who are also known as Aetas, are indigenous people who live in scattered, isolated mountainous parts of the island of Luzon. They belong to an ethno-linguistic group who are characteristically short, dark-skinned, and kinky-haired, and are considered one of the native peoples of the Philippines.
Also known as "Agays" in Palaui Island in Santa Ana town in Cagayan province, the Agtas have b ...