10 Things to do in Dapitan City (Updated 2016)

To see your history book come alive is a magical feeling especially if you’ve fallen in love with the place at first sight.  Such is the case with my trip to Dapitan City in Zamboanga del Norte, one of the special places in the country that will pass as a candidate for the best destinations to retire to.  While most …

Zamboanga Del Norte : Dakak Beach Resort Day Tour

Some ads are really striking that it sticks in our mind even as we grow older. Call me curious, but who wouldn’t?  Since I was young I have seen that classic ad of Dakak Beach Resort in Dapitan through the noontime show – Eat Bulaga. For years I wondered how luxurious that place must be where only wealthy tourists can …

Gloria’s Fantasyland in Dapitan, Zamboanga del Norte

Dapitan is a sluggish and clean town in Zamboanga del Norte, not a lot of vehicles or people on the streets by day but as  dusk sets in, the quiet town transforms into a lively one. Yes, Dapitan is not all about Jose Rizal or the old school Dakak Beach Resort. There’s also Gloria de Dapitan and Fantasyland, a world-class commercial …