Tag Archives: Island Vacations

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 »

Crocodile Park – My Trip To The Saltwater Crocodile Farm in Davao City, Philippines

crocodile park

Crocodile Park, where you can see a saltwater crocodile at close range and where the butterfly house that this island vacations buff had visited is also located, has become one of the popular tourist spots nowadays especially with the recent capture of the largest crocodile in the world in the town of Bunawan within the vicinity of Agusan Marsh in Mindanao Island, Philippines. Hence, in one of my trips to Davao City, I made sure to have a spare time to visit the Davao Crocodile Park situated at the Diversion Road in Barangay Maa. Read More »

Backpackers Hostel – The Island Vacations Country Inn At Bucas Grande Island

The Free Wifi Wireless Internet Access notice in the signage would surely catch the attention of laptop-bearing internet savvy visitors.

A backpackers hostel, which is a small hotel aptly named Island Vacations Country Inn, is established to cater to the billeting needs of backpackers and island getaways aficionados intending to spend on the beach holidays and go sight seeing on the fantastic caverns, seaside lagoon, seaside waterfall, and a view park and visit the giant mangrove forest and Colorum Uprising landmarks as well as observe the rich culture of peope helping people in Bucas Grande Island, Socorro, Surigao del Norte Philippines. Read More »

Green Events – An Earth Friendly Bakhaw Festival In Siargao Island

The young Mayor Alfredo M. Corro II exhorting the people to capture the messages to be delivered by the Bakhaw Festival performers.

Green Events – What Is It? Green events are earth friendly, green initiatives to save the environment having focus on a practice, technology or cause such as fairs and festivals that are environment friendly like a green festival in Siargao Island promoting environmental awareness, which is an emerging attraction among island vacations buffs, dubbed as Bakhaw or Mangrove Festival in ... Read More »

Island Vacations – Nominated for My 7 Links Project

Island Vacations – The Nomination Island Vacations was nominated by Marcia of Inside Journeys to participate in the “My 7 Links Project” (Thanks Very Much, Marcia!) Initiated by Tripbase, the My 7 Links Project aims “to unite bloggers (from all sectors) in a joint endeavor to share lessons learned and create a bank of long but not forgotten blog posts ... Read More »