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  • Sabangan Beach Ilocos Sur-Philippines-UHD 4K

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    Santiago is a fourth class municipality in the province of Ilocos Sur, Philippines. Sabangan Beach is a white sand beach in Santiago.

    Santiago Cove is dubbed as the "Boracay of Ilocos Sur" because of its white sands.

    Some history: Before the Spanish Conquest of the Philippines, Moro raiders were in control, so one of the tasks of the Spanish was to pacify and clear the country of these pirates. Coastal commu ...

  • Vigan City Travel Guide Tourist Spot Getting There

    Vigan City is one of the top tourist destinations in the Philippines found in the Ilocos Region. Its establishment can be traced back to the 16th century and considered as the most intact planned Spanish colonial town in Asia.

    The architecture of Vigan City manifests the mixture of cultural elements from the Philippines, China, and even Europe.



    Vigan City is listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Site because of the preservation of almost 200 houses, and various structures that brings any tourist ...

  • Travel Back In Time At Vigan

    I and my friends had a great time visiting Ilocos Norte last February. It was an unexpected travel adventure. It was an escapade with no planned itinerary to check but we were still so blessed because the unplanned adventure did succeed. To make the story short it was not your typical travel trip, but spell out the word happiness? That's what we truly felt. We really enjoyed the trip and for me that was one of the best travel experiences I had last month.

    We don't have enough sleep because from work we traveled straight to Laoag pero hala sige were still up on exploring Ilocos from Norte to ...

  • Invading Ilocos Region

    Ilocos Region. A tourist destination of Northern Luzon's preserved Philippine historical places. It's a region divided into Ilocos Norte & Ilocos Sur. Join me as I dissect my memorable trip into a story for this cyber diary.

    First things first. How did we get there and how long was the trip:
    We booked our tour package at for Php3,250 per head which is the actual amount that is different from the website pricing maybe because of the season that we travelled. During June-Aug they have minimal tours so there were no discounts when we booked.

    Our assembly and ...

  • Noah Adventures By Land Air Sea And Fire In Narvacan Ilocos Sur

    The Philippines doesn't lack for any adventurous activities. As an archipelago, for example, it's best known for its white sand beaches and marine life. You can go snorkeling in Puerto Galera, for example, or diving in Apo Island.

    You can also go rappelling in Bataan or jump off a canyon in Danao, Bohol (similar to bungee jumping), go climbing in Batangas or caving in Montalban, among many, many others.

    What if I tell you that there's a place in Ilocos Sur where you can do a lot of adventurous activities in one place?

    This summer, head to Narvacan Outdoor Adventure Hub (NOAH) and enjo ...

  • Integrated River Management A Must For Sustainable Development

    First of Two Parts

    The government is pushing for integrated river management and development of the country's major rivers to protect the country's freshwater resources, and develop the country's economic potential vis-à-vis the challenge posed by human pressure and changing climate.

    In 2012 the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through the River Basin Control Office (RBCO), developed master plans for each of the 18 major river basins in the country, including the Abra River Basin.

    The lead government agency for the integrated planning, management, rehabilitatio ...