Antique News

  • Rediscover A Cultural Treasure Antiques Rice Terraces

    Travel-Deep down the the mountains of the town San Remigio in the province of Antique is where can be found the well-preserved rice terraces of the Iraynon-Bukidnon.

    In the report of the Inquirer Net, along the 600 hectares land is where the indigenous group, Iraynon-Bukidnon, preserved a mass of rice terraces which is now recognized as a cultural treasure.

    According to the report, the said cultural treasure was discovered by a member of the faculty of University of the Philippines-Visayas, who is also a co-founder of the Panay Bird Club.

    The faculty member's name is Emmanuel Lerona. ...

  • Mararison Island Adventure

    Now let's go back to the Philippines. Our next stop is Iloilo with my friend, Ai. We always planned to go out of town and so when we spotted a Cebu Pacific promo we just grabbed it. We wanted to go to a lot of cities but we decided to go to Iloilo since we both haven't been there yet.

    When preparing our itinerary, one of our friends who was supposed to join us told us to go to Mararison Island which is a 4-5hr drive from Iloilo City. We discovered when we got there that it is actually closer and faster if you're coming from Kalibo or Boracay which was a wrong move for us but we never knew w ...

  • 4 Philippine Destinations That Didnt Live Up To The Hype

    After traveling for 2-3 years in various places in the country, I've compiled my own list of Philippine destinations that didn't live up to the hype.

    I'd been meaning to write about this for a long time but didn't because I didn't want to offend anyone (*cough* tourism offices) and also because I felt guilty about not enjoying myself as much as I would expect to. I know that's a funny thing to worry about, but hey, try to live in the Philippines where people will cry war at any opinion that's less than all praise and glory.

    In my experience, expectations play a big role on how we react. ...

  • Exploring Bugtong Bato Waterfalls Antique

    Cool Down at Antique's Bugtong-Bato this Summer.

  • Exploring Panay Capiz Ilo-ilo Guimaras Antique Aklan Part 3

    The region of Panay is a beautiful place brimming with splendid-looking beaches, amazingly rich culture and good-natured people all over. My trip there with my good kaladkarin friends made up for one very enjoyable trip! Join me as I recall our trip to this Western Visayas region.

    Our trip lasted for five (5) days covering the whole region of Western.


    The fourth province that we visited in the Western Visayas region is Antique. Antique covers a total area of 2, 729.17 and is located at the western side of the Panay Island, bounded by Aklan in the northeast, Capiz on ...

  • Mararison Island Philippines

    Discover Mararison Antique, Philippines. With its clear blue and green waters and white sand, Malalison is more than enough for any nature lover.