Canlaon Century Balete Tree is located in Canlaon City, Negros Oriental. The 1,328 year old Balete Tree (known as lunok in the Visayan dialect and dalakit in Cebuano) stands amid the rice and coffee plantations in Oisca Farm in Lumapao, Canlaon City. It is said to be the oldest tree in the province and perhaps even in the country. This tree has been a lone witness to Canlaon City's continuous prog ...
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Siquijor! I bet you've already heard of it as a place of witchcraft and mysticism, right? It may sound scary to some but majority of travelers are still enticed to see the island's natural wonders. Heck, mysticism has been tagged to its tourism campaigns. Read on as I share you a quick tour to Siquijor Island.
DIY Trip And Travel Guide To Dumaguete, Siquijor, Bohol And Cebu What To Do, Expenses And Itinerary For 6 Days
Yes, you heard it right. It's very possible to conquer 4 provinces in the Philippines for less than one week. Last year, we did Siquijor, Dumaguete and Bohol for 4d4n. Regrets, that trip was so spontaneous and such a short vacation that we ended up not being able to blog about it. I still have some photos though on my Instagram to remind me how beautiful our country when it comes to exotic destinations. The summer is approaching so I am really "looking around" for the next Philippine destinations I want to go back and I think these places are on top of my bucketlist.
It was All Souls day, backpacking in Negros Island was a spur- of- the- moment thing.
After our swimming in the cold spring of barangay Mailaba, we headed in another tourist attraction, the Balete Tree according to the botanists of Siliman University the tree was estimated about 1328 years old and declared as the oldest tree in the whole island of Negros.
The Balete Tree, also known as Lunok in the Visayan dialect was located in barangay Lumapao, Canlaon City, Negros Oriental. The local people told us that every night theirs a lot of fireflies fly in the trunk of this tree. Many of us have known this kind of tree because of the mystery behind it.
Filipino people always be ...
Abaft the scuttlebutts about Siquijor being a land of black magic, is a tropical Eden. White sand beaches, clear turquoise waters, beautiful crags and awesome spots for sunrise and sunset. No pollution, no traffic jams, just the right balance of a laid-back and civilized island. C'mon pack your bags and let's sail to the mystique island called Siquijor!
It's odd. My mother's father is from Siquijor but I've never stepped on the Island of Fire before. Though my mother still visits Siquijor sometimes because we still have some relatives there but I never got the chance to go with her. And the ...
It was Springtime in New Jersey when I decided to spend a summer vacation in the Philippines. The idea of leaving the U.S. and stay for several months in my hometown, Bacolod City, gave me enough time to visit those places that I failed to visit the last time I had my vacation in Negros Island.
Upon the invitation of my close friends, Josephine and Francis Segundino, I went to Canlaon City en route to Cebu. We spent the whole morning visiting the tourist spots of Canlaon City. One of these is the popular Century Tree. It is one of the most photographed objects in this heartland of Negros ...