5 Unique Ways to Experience the Philippines

The Philippines in an archipelago of 7,600+ (and counting) islands that sprawls across Southeast Asia.  It is defined by it’s crystal clear oceans, emerald green rice paddies, simmering volcanoes, diverse cultures, loud jeepneys, modern cities, depressing slums,...

Palawan – An Island Paradise

Palawan is an island province of the Philippines. It is an archipelago consisting of 1780 islands.  Its provincial capital is Puerto Princesa.  In terms of land area it is the largest province of the Philippines.  Palawan lies between the South China Sea and Sulu Sea....

Taal Volcano Tour & Horseback Ride

Taal Volcano on the Philippine island of Luzon like all Philippine volcanoes is part of the Pacific Ring of Fire, the area of the Pacific basin where a large number of earthquakes and volcanic eruptions occur. It is said to be the world’s smallest active volcano...

The Mystical Banaue Rice Terraces

It’s hard to find the words to describe the Banaue Rice Terraces of the Philippines.  Amazing, awesome, magnificent, and marvelous are just not powerful enough.  Pictures can’t truly illustrate the wonder of the place. Not so long ago I was fortunate enough to visit...