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How to get from Manila to Taal

The Trek Up Taal Volcano

We did it again, another trek, up another hill, in the sizzling sunshine. And again, I felt like I was going to faint. 741 more words

Things To Do

A Ride in the Woods [2]

After mellow first days we were bound to pitch up our road trip . Wilder parts of the country were calling, our trip continued past the volcanoes and towards an almost genuine backcountry bike experience. 705 more words

Tomohon: A brief guide

With Manado acting as North Sulawesi’s capital and main transport hub, and nearby Bitung the main harbour city, it falls to Tomohon to showcase some of the region’s most breath-taking attractions. 752 more words


Lava flow

And then time stood still

as if it were yesterday;

your rage held in check.

by Scooj


Exploding and burning

This week we have been making things.

Volcanoes – vinegar and baking soda for the explosion, with the base made out of air-dry clay.

It was hot, so we went outside – which had the added benefit of the inevitable spillage of vinegar not causing the hall to smell. 155 more words


Ice Cave and Bandera Volcano

There’s something about a volcano cone that is extraordinarily evocative. It’s not just the shape, it’s also the sense of the power of the explosion that created this crater. 124 more words




When the crater growled with anger,
you watched with anticipation.
You scrambled for your notepad,
hunted down that orange-red ink.
It was only fitting, wasn’t it? 172 more words