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  • Dead Whale Serves As Wake-up Call On Plastic Pollution

    A massive "dead whale" was unveiled on the shores of Sea Side Beach Resort in Naic, Cavite in an effort to bring attention to the accumulation of plastic trash in bodies of water across the globe.

    The whale is made of plastic waste found in the ocean such as plastic bags, containers, sachets and bottles.

    It became viral on social media, sparking conversation on plastic pollution.

    "The ASEAN region's contribution to plastic pollution in the oceans cannot be ignored and is already way beyond alarming. We are taking the ASEAN membership to take this issue with a sense of urgency and dema ...

  • Cavite Gearing Up For Wagayway Festival Flag Day Rites Festivities

    The week-long Wagayway Festival will be celebrated here in prepapration for the 119th National Flag Day in May 28.

    The Flag Day commemoration is one of the most anticipated events in the province every year.

    The local government and National Historical Commission started the program preparations on Monday, May 8.

    Imus gained prominence as the country's "Flag Capital" as it was in the area where the new Philippines flag was first waved by the Filipino revolutionaries.

    The city administration and the tourism office have set simple activities starting on May 22, Monday, until May 28, ...

  • Aguinaldo Shrine Birthplace Of The Philippine Independence

    This is one of the country's most distinguished and prominent landmarks. The Aguinaldo Shrine in Kawit, Cavite, left a lasting legacy in the country, being the site where the historic Declaration of Philippine Independence was made in June 12, 1898. The house was constructed in 1845 made of wood and thatch (pawid). It is also here where Aguinaldo was born in March 22, 1869. It was then rebuilt in 1849, and further modified in the 1920s. Years before Aguinaldo passed away, he donated this property to the government, and the site was eventually made a National Shrine after his death in 1964.

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  • Balite Falls A Secret Getaway In Cavite

    Location: Amadeo, Cavite

    My wanderlust made me want to visit a place less traveled to. To commence my December, without forcing myself to wake up too early, I ventured to Cavite on my own.

    To be honest, the day prior to my solo weekend trip, I was still uncertain about where I want to go. I slept on a Friday night only knowing that I found one place rarely visited by others: Balite Falls.

    Thankfully, arriving to the place isn't that hard, at least for people who find happiness in going to unknown places.

    Here's how you could get there from any point in EDSA:

    Ride a bus along EDS ...

  • Awesome Waterfalls Near Manila For Cool Summer Daytrips

    Summer is well on its way, and with it comes the face-melting heat we all know and love (not really). Thankfully, we're also blessed with a ton of natural resources which provide instant relief from the sun. Apart from beaches and lakes, we also have dozens and dozens of waterfalls – some in one province alone!

    Just an hour or two from Manila are a plethora of choices for a relaxing and refreshing summer day trip. Check out these waterfalls near Manila for your next barkada adventure.

    Rizal

    Dahoyhoy Falls, Mauban

    Dahoyhoy Falls is merely 1 of a rumored 20 waterfalls in the town o ...

  • Cool Places To Unwind This Summer

    Many homes for sale in Tagaytay are sprouting because of the cooler climate of the city, spectacular view, and stress-free lifestyle. Apart from being a home to many beautiful houses, the city of Tagaytay is also known as one of the favorite tourist destinations of both local and foreign travelers.

    Cool places around the country are perfect spots to beat the scorching heat of the sun this summer season. Here are some of the popular cool places in the Philippines that are perfect locations for unwinding this summer.

    Batanes

    Who wouldn't want to experience the cool and windy weather whi ...