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Effects of Typhoons Urduja and Vinta in Biliran and Lanao del Norte

In December last year, two typhoons hit the Philippines: Urduja (international: Kai-Tak) and Vinta (international: Tembin). Both weren’t particularly strong typhoons (at least from what we experience in the Philippines); Urduja peaked at Category 1 and Vinta as a Tropical Storm in the… 493 more words


Short tour in Biliran.

When I heard the province of Biliran, what comes in my mind is Sambawan Island because of its amazing scenic view and white sand.

When I was in Tacloban last February 2018, the weather was not so good because of lower-pressure area. 227 more words


ShelterBox establishes its first operations base outside the UK in time for typhoons in Philippines

New Philippines base in the path of Typhoon Alley has ‘already improved our ability to respond to this season’s storms’

A team from ShelterBox has been working with the Philippines Government and the Rotary Club of Biliran Island, focusing on the municipalities of Caibiran, Almeria, Naval and Biliran which suffered serious flooding, mudslides and loss of homes and livelihoods when two months of rainfall fell within two days. 742 more words


34 buried in landslide feared dead

Published December 19, 2017, 12:10 AM

By AFP, Restituto Cayubit, and Elallyn De Vera-Ruiz 925 more words

Manila Bulletin

Sambawan Island and The Inscrutable God

“My stay in Sambawan, nor the book of Yancey, has not totally resolved my case. But, I found out that I haven’t virtually abandoned my faith to God. 652 more words


Island Escapade Part 1

I’ve been taking a break both from work and gigs lately because my girlfriend was home from Singapore. So we decided to take a short vacation to the island of Biliran, one of the eastern provinces of the Visayas. 736 more words

Life In Motion

#WhenInBiliran - The Sexy Sambawan

I had the amazing privilege to travel to Biliran to visit Sambawan Island in Maripipi. Although it was a suuuper quick trip, I managed to squeeze in a weeks worth of fun and food. 934 more words