Laoag River is located in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte.
Laoag River News
Operation Sagip Sawi (Save the Grey-faced Buzzards) was in full swing in Northern Luzon, and I was off for the weekend with Jelaine and Lala to support Alex, Tere and the ARRCN (Asian Raptor Research and Conservation Network) Japanese contingent on their visit to Ilocos Norte and Cagayan Valley.
But... we had a few hours free in the morning to bird with Laoag-based Richard R. He had once again spotted a rare migrant visiting his birding spot and was keen to show it to birders who traveled the long road north to see it. For our trio, the opportunity was perfect for a twitch.
And so, fresh ...
Mother Nature has provided us the best playgrounds for those who love adventures. There are mountains to trek. Granite and limestone cliffs to climb. Ponds to swim in. Reefs to dive in. Caves to explore. But what about sand? Laying down on a sandy beach and basking lazily in the sun is hardly an adventure. Well, not in the vast La Paz Sand Dunes in Laoag, Ilocos Norte. The impressive dunes create a perfect platform for some adrenaline-pumping activities.
We knew we had a busy day ahead, made up of long rides and lots of activities. So, we woke up before sunrise, checked out of the hotel, an ...