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Cagwait level-up in economic dynamism - 2017 CMCI Rankings

       “With the intensive support of the Local Government Unit and partner stakeholders, tourism in Cagwait will surely bring life to its locale constituents.”

        This was the remarkable statement of Ryan Tapayan the head of Cagwait Municipal Tourism Office, in reply thru the text message after being asked regarding his views on the rankings of Cagwait in 2017 results conducted by the Cities & Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI), which gained in rank 162nd in over-all rankings in 2017 out of 1,342 municipalities in the country which slipped 19 notches from rank 181st in 2016. 540 more words


Enchanted River, Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur

We have been seeing a lot of photos and articles featuring the aquamarine waters of Enchanted River at the Hinatuan Municipality in Surigao del Sur. So here goes our DIY trip to Enchanted River departing from our hometown. 1,019 more words

Enchanted River

A Mermaid’s Paradise

In October 2016, I got sent to Tandag, Surigao del Sur with Joan and Chimie for work. There was no direct flight to Tandag so we either had to land in Butuan or in Surigao del Norte. 1,959 more words


Tinuy-an Falls - Towering from the Courage of the Heroic Natives

After our encounter with the Enchanted river, we went straight to Tinuy-an falls. I clearly remember that it was raining so badly and I was outloud wishing that the sky will get clearer even just for an hour! 719 more words


Enchanted River - An Encounter with a Totally Different World.

Mindanao was always perceived as a troubled island. With all the undesirable events in the past, uprising and civil wars that are still experienced up to this modern day and misconceptions arising from difference in religion , a lot of Filipinos refrain from visiting this heaven on Earth. 844 more words


Sigaw ng Surigao: Visit Enchanted River and Tinuy-an Falls

Amazing how we can be at one point one minute and miles away the next, just like that. I say this because my recent trip all the way South of the Philippines in Surigao del Sur, Mindanao sent me hopping on a 2-hour plane ride to Davao and enduring an additional 8-hour bus ride down military-trodden roads. 890 more words


2D1N Surigao Travel Itinerary

The almost 5-hr travel to Surigao was one of the amazing trips I had!

My family and I went on a weekend trip to Surigao to celebrate my mom’s birthday. 1,435 more words