Vigan City News
The province of Ilocos Sur and Ilocos Norte which is located in the Northern part of the Philippines is now one of my favorite places. The destinations and of course the warmth of the people is beyond words. Checking ILOCOS off my bucket list.
Ilocos has always been one of my favorite regions. Aside from it being my grandmother?s province, I truly enjoy my visits there. I tell myself that the children would have a great time there, so I should bring them soon.
Upon realizing that a long weekend was coming up, I made a spur-of-the-moment decision to take the children on an impromptu trip?as spontaneous as you could be when traveling with three children.
Amazingly, everything worked out better than I imagined. A simple phone call to ask if a friend would be in the area turned a family trip into a laughter-filled adventure for si ...
I've seen Chavit Singson many times, on TV, while playing with his pet, a tiger.
You know Chavit Singson? The former Governor of Ilocos Sur who has rose to fame during former President Erap Estrada's time. Controversial times. But I am not here to talk about his past and even politics. I am just checking if you really know him. Hahaha! Going back to the tiger. The videos were shot from his privately owned zoo in Vigan called Baluarte.
December 24-26, 2016. This was our first time to travel and have family vacation in Ilocos Sur and it was totally fun!
This video has part 2 and/or part 3 as I couldn't compile all the beautiful places that we went to and the fun activities that we had in just one video.I will post our itinerary with my next video.
Enjoy watching & be inspired!
Life feels better when with Filipinos. This is the claim made by a blind, elderly tourist from Japan who goes by the name "Mr. Uchimura" in the newest campaign advertisement of the Department of Tourism (DOT) shown to the media on Wednesday.
The new ad shows Uchimura "experiencing" activities in top tourist destinations, including island-hopping in Hundred Islands in Pangasinan; dancing with locals at the Banaue Rice Terraces in Ifugao; sitting on the backseat of an ATV ride in the Paoay Sand Dunes in Laoag; and strolling around the cobblestone Calle Crisologo in Vigan.
"Here, you don't ...
Last year, our family went to the historic city of Vigan, Ilocos Sur; a preserved Spanish Colonial Town in Asia.