Batangas


BATANGAS ROAD TRIP
Batangas, just like the other provinces near the country’s capital, is a treasure chest of a whole lot of pleasant surprises. Surrounded by luscious greens and mountains towering in the distance, abound by diverse ocean waters and dotted by stunning lakes and waterfalls, a 2-hour drive to this historic province […]

LOMI, TAPA, TAAL BASILICA & HERITAGE VILLAGE: The Story Of ...


GULUGOD BABOY ANILAO, BATANGAS
BASIC INFO Name: Mt. Pinagbanderahan (Gulugod Baboy Peak) Elevation: 525+ MASL Location: Anilao, Batangas Jump Off: Brgy. Ligaya, Anilao Batangas Difficulty: 2/9 (Pinoy Mountaineer) Features: Marvelous view of the coastal lines of Batangas Gulugod Baboy has been a favorite hiking destination in Batangas for a very long time. Rolling hills, […]

GULUGOD BABOY (Mt. Pinagbanderahan): Hiking Anilao’s Most Priced Treasure


FORTUNE ISLAND NASUGBU BATANGAS 34
OVERVIEW In the middle of Luzon’s Southern waters, just an hour off the coast of Nasugbu in Batangas lies Fortune Island. As little as it is, this lone island is hard to ignore with it boasting of creamy white shores of powdery sands and turquoise waters as cold as ice. Not only that the beach is […]

FORTUNE ISLAND: A Taste Of Both Greek Elegance And Filipino ...



REVIEW LA VIRGINIA HOTEL AND RESORT
OVERVIEW Batangas is one of the provinces near the bustling Metro Manila. A two hour scenic drive through SLEX or the highways of Cavite will lead to this Southern jewel’s wide array of delightful surprises. Most of it’s coastal towns are endless stretch of powdery white sand beaches and some of those […]

LA VIRGINIA HOTEL & RESORT: A Saturdate With Mom In One ...


MT. TIBIG DAY HIKE GUIDE 14
BASIC INFO Location: Lobo, Batangas Jump-Off: Sitio Hulo, Brgy Banalo – Lobo, Batangas Height: 563 MASL Difficulty: 2/9 Minor Climb Trail Class: 1-3 Features: Woodlands | Grasslands | Scenic Views of the Coastlines of Southern Batangas Mt. Tibig is totally off the path. She is rarely on any hiker’s list. […]

MT. TIBIG and Getting Lost In Its Off-Beaten Path


MT. MACULOT ROCKIES SUMMIT GROTTO 95
BASIC INFO Name: Mt. Maculot or Mt. Macolod Location: Cuenca, Batangas Height: Summit (930 Masl). Rockies (706 Masl) Difficulty: 4/9 Trail Class: 1-3 Guide: Mandatory/Required Mt. Maculot is one of the several scenic mountains surrounding the province of Batangas and undeniably one where Taal Lake is most beautiful to be seen from. […]

MT. MACULOT CLIMB GUIDE – Day Hike Traverse



BUROT BEACH CALATAGAN 3
BUROT BEACH is situated in Calatagan, Batangas. Travel time takes a painstakingly 3-4 hours but I guarantee it is all worth it. After all, as  some may say “all good things comes to those who wait”. There may others who might spit back “all good things comes to those who go out […]

BUROT BEACH: Travel Guide, Tips, Budget and More


CHASING SUNSET TO BUROT BEACH 4
My journey towards one of my dream destinations, Burot Beach was indeed one of the most unforgettable. It was a little bit of everything. It was aggravating. Exhausting. Very exciting. And absolutely inspiring. All rolled into one heck of experience. I gotta admit, I never had expected it would turn […]

BUROT BEACH: The Amazing Journey Chasing the Most Beautiful Sunset