..."they would like it to be known as the “Happy Island” because of the sheer happiness and solitude its natural wonders give a visitor minus the madding crowd of the popular tourist traps."
Nothing's beats the beauty of simplicity, peace and quiet countryside lifestyle. A stark contrast to the concrete jungle, the countryside is a place of peace and nature. While it may not be a place where you’ll be able to find excitement or fancy stores, it’s a great place to relax quietly and enjoy the natural [...]
Catanduanes is known as the "Land of the Howling Winds" because most typhoons brewed in the Pacific pass through this easternmost island province of Luzon. But on better days, pack your bags and explore this rugged adventure happy island. It 2012, a new doppler radar station in the Philippines has been set up on top [...]
The sun peeked above the horizon, causing yellow streaks to cut into the awakening sky. The sea was clothed in a million shimmering stars that twinkled whenever the next wave came. Blue; blue was everywhere, it covered the ocean’s surface and traveled up into the sky for as far as the eye could see.
The smell of the salty sea tingled my nose as I breathed in a breath of fresh air. The waves were singing me a dulcet lullaby, making me reminisce my childhood and drawing me closer into them. The mesmeric beauty of its beat was heart-swelling. We realized then that the sea was its own master, kindling its own symphony.
I should say without being biased, a paradise that is uniquely and exquisitely created by God in the Philippine archipelago, hidden in an unexploited, uninhabited and rural soil where white sand beaches, coves, lagoons, limestone cliffs, islands and islets can be explored.
Coron is one of the Philippine’s most popular tourist destinations. This unspoiled haven offers uncrowded white-sand beaches, crystal clear water, hidden lagoons, amazing mountaintop views and fascinating dive sites. It may be the closest thing to paradise on earth, at least a version accessible to the average Joe. Places we went to... 1) A Cosy [...]