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Top 7 Reasons for Conservationists to Visit the Big Island

kilaeau in Big Island

Mention island getaways and most people would think of the sand, sea and sun. But there are more of the Big Island, Hawai’i than the multi-colored (white, yellow, black, red and green) beaches, wide ocean activity assortment and perfect weather including the aloha spirit of its people, vibrant culture, rich history, diverse ethnic cuisine and souvenirs shops selling both cheap ... Read More »

Kapihan Nature and Adventure Park: What Is Absolutely Up?


Unknown to many, aside from the world-renowned Sohoton Cove, there is an attraction in Bucas Grande Island, Socorro, Surigao del Norte, Philippines which is considered by pundits in the tourism idustry as having a greater tourism potential than the famous Tagaytay in Cavite, Philippines. And I am referring to the Kapihan Nature and Adventure Park (KNAP) located at highest peak northeast of the island possessing excellent perceptual quality with the North and East facing slopes of the site essentially serving as viewsheds that provide vistas of the surrounding islands. Read More »

Malapascua Island – My Trip To An Island Paradise In Cebu, Philippines

Malapascua Island

Malapascua Island is situated off the coast of the town of Daanbantayan in the southern part of Cebu, Philippines. The tiny island can be reached via a four-hour public utility bus ride from the Cebu South Bus Terminal in Cebu City to Maya Port within the jurisdiction of the municipality of Daanbantayan, Cebu for a Php 165.00 fare and, afterwards, riding on ... Read More »

Seaside Lagoon- 2 Unforgettable Grounds To Visit Lagoon Tiktikan In Bucas Grande Island

Tiktikan innocent stares

Seaside Lagoon – Where Is It A seaside lagoon, aptly named Lagoon Tiktikan and one of the best vacation spots having crystal clear water with floating rock gardens ideal for various forms of island water sports frequently visited by island vacations junkies and island getaways seekers wanting to spend unique vacations was my next stop during my February 14, 2011 ... Read More »

3 Forever Unique Reasons To Witness Bucas Grande Tinabangay Festival

The Barangay Navarro Contingent - last Tinabangay Festival's Champion displaying their stationary dance prowess at the Socorro Feeder Port. a

While fairs and festivals in general have religious and seasonal themes, others have cultural and historical significance. These occasions could be the day institutions are founded or any other event which the community decides to commemorate periodically. Such is the case of the “Tinabangay” Festival in Bucas Grande Island, Socorro, Surigao del Norte, Philippines held on the 22nd day of ... Read More »

Sohoton Cove: Why Visit the Amazing 3-In-1 Attraction?

The Sohoton Cove entrance towards outside of the lagoon.

Island vacation is best spent in Sohoton Cove in Bucas Grande Island, Socorro, Surigao del Norte, Philippines as it is a single tourist destination that offers you a variety of attractions: 1-    Enchanting Cove. As part of the Inayaran Inlet in the southwestern part of the island, the cove is accessible only during low tide through the 40-meter Sohoton Cave serving as the sole entry and ... Read More »