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  • Hagimit Falls, Samal Island Davao Del Norte

    Tinumbdan (the source), is the upper portion of the Hagimit Falls, located in Peñaplata, Samal Island, Davao Del Sur.

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  • Fun By The Sea

    Fun By The Sea

    Samal Island will always be a summer destination to consider.

    When in Samal, formally known as Island Garden City of Samal (Igacos), it is always a challenge to decide which beach resort to choose. True, there may be a lot of resorts in the island, but Cavanicoil Mare always stands out.

    Why? Just take a look at the photos, you'll already know why. No wonder why the resort's photos went viral when it opened last 2015.

    The eight-hectare resort is located at Camudmud, Babak, Igacos in Davao del Norte. Just a background, Cavanico was formerly known as Pacific Heights resort in 2014.

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  • Talicud Island Mangove Sanctuary Island Garden City Of Samal

    Trip to Talicud Island Mangove Sanctuary, Island Garden City of Samal.

  • Sun, Sand And Fun In Samal

    Sun, Sand And Fun In Samal

    The Visit Davao Fun Sale (VDFS) took to the blue waters of the Davao Gulf and the white sand beaches of Samal last May 7 as the Island Garden City of Samal hosted back-to-back activities.

    The day started bright and early as beautifully decorated non-motorised sailboats called paraw lined up at the Villarica dock in Babak to join the Bigiw Regetta. After a quick send off ceremony, the sixteen participants were off, making their way south slowly along the western coast of Samal eventually ending at the public white sand beach of Kaputian.

    Going home with the victory was RMPC Beach Resort a ...

  • Day Off Diaries Conquering Puting Bato Samals Highest Peak

    Day Off Diaries Conquering Puting Bato Samals Highest Peak

    Last month, my travel buddy and I decided to go for another weekend adventure just right before our busy week began. This time we have chosen some nature tripping and went to a hiking adventure in Samal.

    So with a pocket money of P500 pesos, we have managed to explore two places in Samal Island plus a bonus of extra experiences gained. Getting curious now? Read on!

    First stop: Putting Bato via Tayapok Trail

    Claudette and I woke up extra early that day and arrived in Samal Island from Sasa Wharf at around 7 in the morning. From Samal Port, we then rode a motorcycle going to the start ...

  • 1st ASEAN Bat Festival In Davao Samal Pushed

    1st ASEAN Bat Festival In Davao Samal Pushed

    A bat conservation festival to take place in Davao City and the Island Garden City of Samal on June 9 to 11 is being pushed by Ms Nomi Monfort, owner of the Monfort Bat Colony, a Guinness World Record Holder located in IGaCoS.

    With the participation of the Consulate of the Republic of Indonesia, Ms Monfort proposed to call it "1st Annual ASEAN Bat Conservation Festival" to be held simultaneously in the two cities.

    Monfort describes the activity as a "novel path-breaking simultaneous celebration in two cities envisioned to give the overdue credit to bats as symbol of motherhood, omen of ...