ANAWANGIN COVE, ZAMBALES TRAVEL GUIDE (Itinerary + Budget)

Anawangin Cove in Zambales has crescent-shaped beach where grayish, volcanic sand and cerulean water blend majestically.  Here, cliffs rise hundreds of feet from the ocean floor to Agoho-fringed peaks that were sprinkled by nature from the last eruption of the nearby Mt.Pinatubo. I first visited Anawangin Island back in 2009, it’s one of the first beaches in the Philippines that …

MASASA BEACH TRAVEL GUIDE 2018 (Budget + Itinerary)

I’ve heard about Masasa Beach in Tingloy, Batangas from travel bloggers friends a few years ago.  That time, Masasa Beach was still a secret beach of the locals and of mountaineers climbing the nearby Gulugud Baboy.  Today, Masasa Beach has carved its own name, attracting hordes of travelers and weekend campers.  I’d been curious about Masasa Beach, so recently, to …

PALAWAN: Coron Travel Guide (Budget + Itinerary)

Coron in Palawan has been dropping jaws for years.  This island is blissfully ringed by bone-white beaches and jade-colored lakes hemmed in by karst limestone hills. This is why Coron attracts many travelers.   In 1998, the indigenous tribe of Tagbanua in Coron Island – ancestors of some of the oldest people in the Philippines – were awarded Certificate of Ancestral …