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  • Discovering The Charms Of South Cotabato

    People travel for a host of reasons—whether one does it to commune with nature, satisfy one's spirit of adventure, explore culinary delights, or simply have a better understanding of our culture. South Cotabato, as this writer has experienced, is a treasure trove of wonders ready to delight even the most seasoned of travelers.

    The Philippine Tour Operators Association (Philtoa), in partnership with the Department of Tourism and the local government of Regions 11 and Region 12, recently embarked on a Destination Update of (Soccsksargen)+ Davao, billed as "Tuna na, T'boli Pa Myx".

    Upon a ...

  • Exploring South Cotabato And Maguindanao Lake Sebu, Seven Waterfalls, Pink Mosque And More

    The island of Mindanao has a lot of natural wonders and man-made structures to offer to travelers. Already mentioned in this blog are the largest mosque in the Philippines and one of the most beautiful waterfalls anyone will ever see, which are both located in Region 12 or Soccsksargen. Another province in Region 12 that is home to beautiful travel destinations associated with rich culture is none other than South Cotabato. It is also the place of Lake Sebu, which is the ancestral homeland of the T'boli tribe, one of the country's ethnic groups. Meanwhile, a province adjacent to Region 12 is t ...

  • Lake Sebu Seven Falls Apareja Buko Halo-Halo

    Sometimes it was good to embark in a travel with no or less plans ahead. Life was not always calculated thus it was always an option to be carefree. And I guess that was just what we did.

    With four motorbikes, we rode to Lake Sebu from General Santos City initially looking forward into the new adventure of the town – the Lake Sebu Extreme Water Tubing. Unfortunately though, it was closed. We might have missed to note the memo but it was closed so there was less to be done.

    Without wasting any time, we went directly to Lake Sebu 7 Falls and decided to instead try the zipline. And Lake ...

  • Amazing Lake Holon

    If you love adventure, you can discover several tourist spots in the country. One of these wonderful places is the Lake Holon in South Cotabato, known as the Crown Jewel of the South.

    With the help of organizers Inday Langan and Jetro Castro, it's not difficult to visit this breathtaking place. Lake Holon is an 18-kilometer trail armed with your walking stick — a long trudge indeed! But at the same time it's a great realization in life that you can even witness with your bare eyes the wonders of God's creation beyond man's imagination.

    It's a time to reflect on one's self as what one o ...

  • Lake Sebu-South Cotabato Philippines

    Lake Sebu is a first class municipality in the province of South Cotabato, Philippines.According to the 2015 census, it has a population of 87,442 people.

    Geography

    Lake Sebu

    The placid lake of Lake Sebu can be found in Allah Valley near the municipality of Surallah, South Cotabato. Surrounded by rolling hills and mountains covered with thick rain forest, the lake has an area of 354 hectares (870 acres), with an elevation of approximately 1,000 metres (3,300 ft).

    Economy

    The economy is based on aquaculture of Tilapia grown in large fish cages floating in the lake. More than one ...

  • Seven Falls Sa Lake Cebu South Cotabato

    Ipinag mamalaki na summer at eco-cultural ng South Cotabato ang Lake Sebu na kung saan ay tahanan din ng mga katutubong Tboli.