The Virgin Island in Bantayan, Cebu, Philippines

Virgin Island near Bantayan Island in Cebu City, Philippines

Island hopping to Virgin island was our first itinerary after arriving to Bantayan island. So after checking in to our resort, we head on to look for a boat that will take us there. I’m ecstatic as it has always been my goal to visit as many island in the Philippines as possible. Another island is off my island bucketlist! About Virgin Island Virgin Island is just one of the 167 small neighboring islands surrounding the beautiful island of Cebu. Other top famous islands includes Mactan, Camotes islands, Malapascua, Olango and (of course) Bantayan island. Being or even living in […]

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The Relaxing Balite Hot Spring in Davao Oriental

Balite Hot Spring in Baganga

Every time the word “Balite” is mentioned, I always have this eerie feeling since stories I have heard about balite are linked with horror and horrible narratives. In the Philippine myth, balite (fig tree or banyan tree) is said to be associated with creatures and elementals. Old folks forbid the said plant to be made as an ornament because it attracts negative forces and bad spirits. It is probably the reason why I have a creepy impression on that thing. Some known places in the Philippines are also recognized because there is a presence of a large balite tree and […]

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The Incredible Magpupungko Beach and Tidal Pools in Siargao

Magpupungko Beach and Tidal Pools in Siargao

Magpupungko beach and tidal pools is just one of the many natural attractions you can find in Siargao that should definitely be on top of your list to visit. This gem is home to a beautiful white beach and natural pools where you can swim on low tide. How to Get there: If you haven’t been to Siargao, I have shared my travel guide on how you can get to this beautiful island. Depending on where you are staying, it will take an hour or two just to get to Magpupungko Beach Resort, which is situated at Barangay Consolacion at Pilar, Surigao del […]

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Costa Marina Beach Resort in Samal Island

costa marina beach resort in samal

Hello, everyone! When you say “summer” the first thing that comes to our mind are beaches. Right? Well, if you’re staying in Davao City and you wanted to escape and have a quick beach time, you might want to check out Costa Marina Beach Resort. Just right across the Davao Gulf and that’s minutes away from the port located in Sasa area. Costa Marina Beach Resort is one of the most accessible and budget-friendly resorts located at Caliclic, Babak District in Samal Island. Aside from its accessibility, the resort is almost never crowded and it’s privacy makes it special. How […]

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Isla Reta Beach Resort at Talikud Island

Isla Reta Beach Resort

Isla Reta Beach resort definitely makes the perfect destination for a weekend getaway, an island of peaceful and natural ambiance. Just an hour boat ride away from the city. Located at Brgy. Sta. Cruz, Talikud Island Davao del Norte, Philippines.  They named the island Talikud, which means “back” in Cebuano because Talikud island can be seen at the back of Samal island. These two islands are the two main islands of IGacoS or Island Garden City of Samal. Famous for its untouched sea kingdom, beautiful and peaceful serene beach, and natural corals that pops up anywhere besides its shores. A really good place […]

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Blue Bless Beach Resort in Mati, Davao Oriental

Blue Bless Beach Resort

Blue Bless Beach Resort was the first resort I visited this year. So, I want to start my blog with my first adventure for the year 2017. Traditionally, for most Filipinos, we welcome new year with our families. This year, I spent it with my best friend and her husband and her husband’s family in the beautiful Lupon, a town in the province of Davao Oriental. It was indeed an amazing experience and everyone was very welcoming. Few days before, my best friend and I decided to spend our first day of the year at Blue Bless Beach Resort in […]

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