Camiguin Island

Mambajao, Camiguin

The island-province of Camiguin is a pear-shaped volcanic island in the northern tip of Mindanao. It is approximately 90 kilometers north of the City of Cagayan de Oro. It is bounded to the north by Bohol Sea, to the west by Macajalar Bay, to the southeast by Gingoog Bay and to the east by Butuan Bay.

Camiguin is the smallest province in Northern Mindanao, with its land area pegged ...

at 29,187 hectares. It is composed of five towns, namely, Mambajao ??" the capital town, Mahinog, Guinsiliban, Sagay and Catarman. The island plays host to seven volcanoes, including the still-active Mount Hibok-Hibok. According to the National Statistics Office, Camiguin has a total population of 74,232 persons, making the province the second smallest in the Philippines in terms of population.

Camiguin Island News

  • Camiguin Lanzones Now A Distinct Brand

    Camiguin Lanzones Now A Distinct Brand

    Camiguin Gov. Ma. Luisa Romualdo has issued an executive order mandating that harvested Lanzones fruits be named "Camiguin Lanzones" as the official brand to signify that the produce comes from the island.

    Provincial Tourism Officer Naome Dael on Tuesday said Romualdo issued the order early this month, replacing the original "Longkong" label, which is also the name of the lanzones variety that grows on the island.

    The local government has been touting locally-grown lanzones as the sweetest of its kind in the country.

    Provincial Agriculturist Renero Torion explained that the Camiguin-g ...

  • Vince Velasco In The Volcanic Island Of Camiguin

    "Vince Ventures" features the volcanic island province of Camiguin.

  • Cooling Off On The Island Of Fire

    Cooling Off On The Island Of Fire

    As things heated up last week over military charges of communist inroads in our universities an issue the University of the Philippines, in particular, has dealt with for over 70 years, under every administration - I decided to take advantage of my leave credits and spend a few days in a zone of true peace and quiet, away from TV and certain "loud and aggressive persons" vexatious to the spirit," as the Desiderata put it.

  • Come Visit My Home In The Philippines

    Come Visit My Home In The Philippines! Yes, this is a different video than what I usually post here on my channel. I was just reflecting the other day, and wanted to share with you a little more about my home. WE HAVE so much here in Northern Mindanao to offer!

    This is a video that will give you a bit more information on were I am from, and some of the unique and beautiful things you can do in my home here in the Philippines...

    Yes, Northern Mindanao, known as "Region 10", is the place I call home. There is A LOT to explore and experience here!

    Please do come visit my home here in ...

  • Breathtaking Underworld Creation In Philippines, Camiguin Island

    Discover some of the most breathtaking scenes of the underworld nature and life around Camiguin island.

    Special thanks to the DOT, Scuba De Oro http://scubadeoro.com and Bahay Bakasyunan Resort http://www.bahaybakasyunan.com

  • Camiguin

    "Camiguin almost defies description and is said to be the country's most peaceful island-paradise. It is a tiny island of lush forests, volcanic splendor, eternal springs, pristine patches of black and white beaches, majestic waterfalls, year-round festivals, exotic marine life, a glorious past, serene sorroundings, idyllic lifestyle and jovial people. Camiguin beckons you to come and discover the many ways one can unwind, joyfully dwell, taste, touch and feel on the island's cdfa. The truth is, Camiguin is best experienced than described as one gets enchanted by her mystical charm. "