Pilar News

  • Ibat Ibang Mga Festivals Ipinagdiriwang Sa Sorsogon Ngayong Oktubre

    Apat na mga bayan dito sa lalawigan ng Sorsogon ang nagdiwang at kasalukuyan pa ring nagdiriwang ng kani kanilang mga festivals ngayong buwan ng Oktubre.

    Halos sabay-sabay na sinimulan noong unang araw ng Oktubre ang mga aktibidad sa mga bayan ng Casiguran, Castilla at Pilar.

    Sa bayan ng Castilla ay ipinagdiwang ang Unod Festival kung saan itinampok dito ang kanilang pasasalamat dahilan sa masaganang aning ibinibigay sa kanila ng Panginoon partikular ang mga halamang ugat tulad ng kamote, kamoteng-kahoy at marami pang iba na siyang pangunahing produkto sa lugar.

    Gugurang Festival nama ...

  • PHTC Girds For Parau Festival

    The Pilar Heritage and Tourism council has displayed anew benevolent gusto in preparing this early for the Parau Festival by convening the heads of the stakeholder organizations of this municipality.

    The Parau Festival is a celebration that depicts the patience, perseverance and ingenuity of PilareƱo ancestors being shipbuilders and how they vigorously overcome all the struggles, failures, sufferings and pains from the Spaniards.

    Through the well coordinated efforts of the PilareƱos, Parau Festival in its 3rd year of staging come October 2005 is deemed to be another milestone. Parau is ...

  • The Parau Festival

    The Parau Festival

    A 20-day celebration of the Parau Festival has once again enliven the Poblacion area, the center of the festivities, in the municipality of Pilar. The festival co-inside with the celebration of the feast of Our Lady of the Pillar, Pilar I Patron Saint, on October 12, 2013

    For 2013, the festival showcased the following events: Gipaw sa Pag-omaw, Festival Parade, Inter-High School Sportsfest, Gabi ng Parau, Parau Trade Fair, Launching of Eco-tourism, Teachers' Day, Sibidan Race, Birisangan Challenge, Palarong Pinoy, Sibidan Race, Senio Citizens' Day, Bible Quiz, Parau Bingo, Beer Plaza, Stre ...

  • Top 5 Amazing Things To Do Along Sorsogons Coast

    Top 5 Amazing Things To Do Along Sorsogons Coast

    "Go on, jump!" our official tour guide, Pilar Town's tourism officer Joel Navora, egged me on. I was staring deep into the waters of Tunga-Tunga Reef in Pilar Town, not sure whether I should dive in or be a wimp and just stay on the floating raft. I decided to jump, braving the waters and the strong current. I was greeted by vibrant corals and marine life ??"red snappers, sweetlips, clownfish, groupers, emperor fish, and corals. Tunga-Tunga Reef is a marine sanctuary off Barangay Inapujan in Pilar, a sleepy coastal town that lies next to the famous whaleshark capital, Donsol, Sorsogon. It's a ...

  • Pilar Sandbars

    The Sandbars of Pilar in Sorsgon Region V Bicol, Philippines.

  • Panumbagan Sandbar a Pocket of Serenity

    Panumbagan Sandbar a Pocket of Serenity

    Exuding with its lazy charm is our Panumbagan Sandbar, located at Barangay Bantayan. It is only a thirty- minute ride aboard the motorboat from Pilar Pier.

    The sand bar rich in fine white sand has a tamarind-shaped lagoon. It is surrounded by vast cobalt waters of Pilar Bay and a perfect place for nature lovers who want to either bask in the glimmering turquoise waters or to just sit back or lie down and relax in its powdery white sand. It is likewise a perfect place to rest after a mind-boggling diving and snorkeling experience at our Fish Sanctuary and Marine Reserve.

    Panumbagan sandba ...