Iloilo News

  • Students To Help Protect Sea Cows

    Dugongs , also known as "sea cows" once grazed in the thousands on the seabed off the Philippines.

    Presently, only a few can be seen and they can only survive in specially designated areas, where they are guaranteed food and protection from external threats.

    In order to raise awareness on the conservation and protection of Dugong (Dugong dugon), an awareness campaign was conducted at Northern Iloilo Polytechnic State College (NIPSC) Concepcion Campus, Concepcion Iloilo, recently.

    This is the first awareness campaign to protect and conserve the species of Dugong in the region. The said ...

  • Sicogon Mount Opao

    Mt. Opao can be reached after a 1 to 2 hour hike. And you will see the beautiful view from the mountain to the beaches.

  • Iloilo River Can Be PH Model In River Cleanup

    The Iloilo River can be a model in river cleanup, according to newly-installed Environment secretary Roy Cimatu.

    From Davao City where he conferred with President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday, Cimatu dropped by Iloilo City. He said he was checking local government units' implementation of programs related to environmental protection and conservation.

    He was impressed by efforts to clean the Iloilo River which is actually an estuary, said Cimatu.

    "Hindi na ako makakita ng mas malinis pa kaysa dito," said Cimatu who was appointed to head the Department of Environment and Natural Resources ...

  • Isla Gigantes Carles Iloilo Philippines

    Discover the hidden beauty of Isla Gigantes also know as Isla De Gigantes or Gigantes Islands.

    The four main attractions are Cabugao Island, the famous selfie spot for picture taking, a short basic rock climbing and swimming, Antonia Island, where you can do some snorkeling, swimming, banana boat and jetski, Tangke Salt Water Lagoon the enchanted lagoon surrounded by rock formations and best to visit during high tide since it will be filled with more water and the Bantigue Sandbar, nipa-hut setting at the sandbar where you can swim and also eat scallops and raw sea urchins :)

  • Discovered An Amazing Place Lake Alapasco In Iloilo City

    Discovered an amazing place only just 2 hours away from the city of love, iloilo city with it's breathtaking view It's time to explore and try new things this summer. A perfect place for camping, fishing, bird watching and chill. Welcome to Lake Alapasco. emoji unicode: 1f60cemoji unicode: 26fa️emoji unicode: 1f33femoji unicode: 1f304

    Music by: Alessia Cara - Scars To Your Beautiful (Joe Mason Remix Audio)

  • Day Trip Journey To The Hidden Sea Tinagong Dagat Miag-ao Iloilo Philippines On A P300 Budget

    Miag-ao is known for its historic landmarks. However, beyond these structures, the town hides some of the best yet affordable nature adventures in the province. Unknown to some, it holds stunning cascades and caves, a mysterious hidden lake, unique rock formations, and magnificent rice terraces.

    Miag-ao is a town about 1.5 hours (by car) away from Iloilo City. It is a financial center in southern Iloilo having a total of five banks.

    The Path to Uncover

    We are on the track to discover this mysterious lake in the woods of Miag-ao. Danao sa Miag-ao known to the locals as Tinagong Dagat ...