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  • Mt Mabilog DIY Climb Guide With Side Trip To Lake Pandin

    Mt Mabilog DIY Climb Guide With Side Trip To Lake Pandin

    Mt. Mabilog, with an elevation of a little more than 440 meters above sea level, doesnt seem to be much of a challenging hike. It offers simpler trails as compared to prominent mountains Pico de Loro and Batulao.

  • Intramuros Monuments, Vigan Bridge, Silang Church, Pagsanjan Arch, Declared National Cultural Treasures

    Intramuros Monuments, Vigan Bridge, Silang Church, Pagsanjan Arch, Declared National Cultural Treasures

    Spanish-era monuments in and around Intramuros, Manila, such as the statues of Simon de Anda; Miguel Lopez de Legazpi; Fr. Andres de Urdaneta, OSA; King Carlos IV; and Queen Isabel II have been declared National Cultural Treasures (NCT), with six other sites and structures in Luzon, by the National Museum.

    The Intramuros and other Luzon sites, National Museum says, possess outstanding historical, cultural, artistic and scientific value which is highly significant and important to the country.

    The Intramuros monuments are priceless legacies representing the peoples symbol of respect of an ...

  • Hungary To Provide Loan For Water Treatment Facilities

    Hungary To Provide Loan For Water Treatment Facilities

    The Department of Agriculture (DA) said Hungary has provided a loan of some $500 million, initially planned to finance water treatment facilities.

    ?I have informed Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III of the Department of Finance to assist us on the discussion on how this money was transferred to the country,? Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Pi?ol said in a Wednesday statement.

    Initially, DA is looking at Laguna de Bay as a pilot area for the proposed development of water treatment facilities.

    Mr. Pi?ol added that fishing communities around Laguna de Bay can be tapped to manage the ope ...

  • Leave Only Footprints

    Leave Only Footprints

    Let?s face it. Planet earth is deteriorating, and there?s no one else to blame but us. It?s something we?ve inherited from the people before us, and if left without action, something we?ll pass over to the next generation. But pointing fingers will not do anything?what we need, according to WWF-Philippines president and CEO Joel Palma, is awareness and collective action. Which is why to further extend the reach of their calls, WWF-Philippines has created a Millennial branch of its organization?WWF-Philippines? first and only National Youth Council. This is a green-driven team of eight young ad ...

  • A Taste Of Southern Tagalogs Delicacies And Hospitality

    A Taste Of Southern Tagalogs Delicacies And Hospitality

    Joining a caravan offered by the Philippine Tour Operators Association (Philtoa) will always have its perks that are hard to top. For this particular caravan, the local delicacies of Southern Tagalog may be the main draw, but there is so much more to it.

    Aside from eating or watching how a particular dish is prepared and cooked, this culinary tour was extra special since participants got the rare chance to interact with the town mayors, business owners and the community, and imbibe the rich local history and culture of towns and cities while making the rounds of the numerous attractions alo ...

  • Seven Lakes San Pablo City Laguna, Travel Guide

    Seven Lakes San Pablo City Laguna, Travel Guide

    ABOUT SAN PABLO CITY, LAGUNA

    San Pablo City, Laguna is said to be one of the oldest cities in the country. Aside from that interesting fact, it is also called the city of seven lakes because of, well, the seven lakes that surround it! Since I have have been reading a lot of articles about the seven lakes of San Pablo City, we decided to give them a visit.