Gubat Surfing Break is located in barangay Buenavista, in Gubat, Sorsogon. Swells peaking over 6 feet can be found on the grey shores of the ocean bound town of Gubat, Sorsogon
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Located at the tip of Bicol Peninsula and serving as the regions gateway to the Visayas and Mindanao, Sorsogon province is known for its rich history, natural scenery and a rich culture of mixed Bicolano and Visayan influences.
It boasts of a diverse heritage that has produced its unique food, historical places and character of its people.
Even the names of its towns evoke interest. For one, Barcelona has added appeal to tourists who know of its world-renowned namesake in Spain, according to Joyce Anne Licup-Gerona, its municipal tourism officer.
Before the Spanish colonizers called i ...
In Sorsogon, the surfing bug evolved into a double-edged sword: kids enjoy surfing so much that they skip classes to spend more time catching the waves. A surfing camp found a way to change that.
A local surf camp in Gubat, Sorsogon is making waves in the community, for reasons different from what others might initially assume.
The growing interest for the water sports of surfing comes as no surprise to many especially in a country like the Philippines. In Sorsogon, however, the surfing bug evolved into a double-edged sword: kids enjoyed surfing so much that they started skipping schools ...
This emerging ecosurf camp in Gubat, Sorsogon implements a 'no school, no surf' policy to keep kids at school http://www.rappler.com/move-ph/191596.
Through Pass It Forward, ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation Inc. (AKLFI) received funding to enhance the Lola Sayong Eco-Surf Camp by building comfort rooms and shower rooms.
Gubat translated in english means Forest. While its english counterpart means a place covered by trees and plants and inhabited by wild animals, Gubat is more of a laid back place where one can choose to chillax or explore its many eco-wonders.
Five representatives from ABS-CBN Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation-Bantay Kalikasans eco-tourism sites in Lobo, Batangas visited the four sites of BK in Sorsogon Buhatan River Eco Adventure, Lola Sayong Eco-surf Camp, Matnog Island Hopping, and Prieto Diaz Seagrass, Mangrove, Coral Eco tourism project to be immersed with the sites best practices.
Dubbed as Lakbay Gabay, the immersion became an avenue for the communities to share inputs on how they have been able to find solutions to different issues that arise in their own sites. Through this, Bantay Kalikasan wants to instill the culture of sh ...