Maragondon News

  • Patungan Cove Of Maragondon

    Patungan Cove Of Maragondon

    At the southern part of Maragondon is a small fishing village that seemed to be forgotten by time. It was far from any access to electricity and commercialization, but it helped the village from preserving their livelihood and the natural beauty of its surroundings. But it is feared that its days may be numbered because of the looming commercialization that is already on its doorsteps.

    More known as the Patungan Cove (Barangay Sta. Mercedes), the place is blessed with natural attractions. It is surrounded by mountains on both sides which helped absorb incoming waves. Its ivory sand makes it ...

  • Fisherfolk To DENR Enforce Environmental Protection Policies Against Coastal Conversion Projects

    Fisherfolk To DENR Enforce Environmental Protection Policies Against Coastal Conversion Projects

    The militant fisherfolk group Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas (Pamalakaya) urged the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) to enforce its laws protecting the environment on the coastal communities that are under the threat of conversion and reclamation from private entities and corporations.

    DENR's policies and programs like National Greening Program (NGP) and Coastal Resource Management Program (CRMP) by essence prohibit any private entities to own and privatized the land and coastal waters categorized as protected areas by the environment agency. Th ...

  • Mount Marami Rainy Hike

    Hiked Mt. Marami on a rainy day. Wet and muddy trail, slippery rocks, and a brewing storm at the summit --- it was an unforgettable experience indeed! Located in Cavite.

  • Kaybiang Tunnel Road Trip

    Kaybiang Tunnel Road Trip in Maragondon, Cavite.

  • Mt Marami Lost On The Fork Trails

    Mt Marami Lost On The Fork Trails

    Mount Marami is situated in Brgy. Ramirez, Magallanes, Cavite, Philippines. This mountain is very accessible to mountaineers from Manila and is budget friendly. This mountain bears a gorgeous rock formation, covered by relaxing green grass, surrounded tall and fruit bearing trees and the ambiance is cool.

    Mount Marami has a gradual trail type but has several fork trails; hiking guides are recommended. During dry season, the terrain is fine and friendly but totally different during rainy season because the soil can easily be turned to a muddy terrain. Grass, flowers and fruit bearing trees a ...

  • Conquering Mount Marami

    Conquering Mount Marami

    Cavite mountains are always on every mountaineers, travelers and wanderers list of favorite mountains for a budget-friendly climb. For only PHP500ish, there will always be a mountain to conquer such Mt. Pico De Loro, Mt. Sungay, and Mt. Marami just to named the few.

    Last January I climbed Mt. Marami with PathFinders outdoor climb Family. It was a memorable one as it was my first climb of the year and I was really excited to meet new friends(my favorite part when climbing mountains) and to capture new moments and experience for my instagram, blog and of course for you guys who is reading my ...