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Weekly Photo Challenge: Street Life 2

down to the main street of Banaue, Ifugao, Philippines where culture & commerce diverged…


Mt Amuyao Traverse (Barlig- Batad) of Mountain Province 3D/2N

I have scaled it twice on the same route, October 2010 and August 2013. Standing at a 2702 MASL this mountain is currently the 5th highest of Luzon which was displaced by its neighbor mountain Mt.Kalawitan 2714MASL into 4th place highest in Luzon. 2,811 more words

All About Philippines' Mountains

Camp John Hay Golf Club - My Refuge in the City of Pines

As the irresistible urban sprawl invaded Baguio City, I grew increasingly desparate at the destruction of the Baguio I knew as a youth. Taxi cabs and diesel dust drown out the fragrant aroma of the pine trees. 1,406 more words


The enchanting Ifugao rice terraces of Banaue

The whole way to Banaue I was practically bouncing up and down. The rice terraces of Sagada had been pretty cool but I’d heard Banaue was something else. 305 more words

Sagada and the Rice Terraces UNESCO site

If you’re the type of traveler whose enthusiasm fortes on mountains, hills or cliffs, and you love to use your hiking boots or sandals, Sagada and Mountain Province are one of the best destinations for you to visit. 887 more words

Islands & Nature

The Divided Child: An Ifugao Folktale

Búgan was the only child of the god Hinumbían and his wife Dakáue. They lived in Luktán, the highest level of the Sky World. Búgan’s parents wanted her to get married, but she wasn’t interested in any of the available bachelors in Luktán. 1,834 more words


Batad Adventure Part 1: The Clueless Goes To Banaue

Well I wasn’t completely clueless about this trip. I knew that Ohayami’s bus terminal is in Sampaloc, Manila. I just don’t exactly know where. Good thing there is Google Maps to the rescue. 948 more words