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Hinatuan, Surigao Del Sur: Maomawan Island

“If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if an island in the center of the sea has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive. “ Do you like being on an island? I can imagine old … Continue reading

Surigao Del Sur: Britania Group of Islands

“Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.” -John Lubbock I can say that every island is different from each other. Having been visited so many islands in this part of Southeastern Mindanao, … Continue reading

Barobo, Surigao del Sur: Splendid Cabgan Island

“The sky, a perfect empty canvas, offers clouds nonetheless.  They shift and drift and beg interpretation… such is the nature of art.”  ~Jeb Dickerson, Surigao Del Sur possesses many natural wonders from inland to islands – Shoreline Beaches, Islands, I Amazing Tinuy-an waterfalls, Pagbutuanan Caves and Enchanting Hinatuan River. You cannot go wrong when you … Continue reading

Barobo, Surigao del Sur: Cabgan Islands' Sleeping Dragon

  In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. The weather was fine on a sunny day as we visited Cabgan Island at Barobo, Surigao del Sur. It’s a 10 -15 minutes  boat ride from Barobo proper.  Along our way to the island, waters are shallow as … Continue reading

Celebrating Philippine Independence Day 2010 – Nature Mode

” The price for independence is often isolation and solitude with nature. “ I love nature as much as the country where I am fond of wandering  especially on  Mindanao Island. I am not politically inclined but I adore what our country can offer to it’s people. – Natural Resource and Beauty. Let’s protect those … Continue reading

Deep Abyss: Hinatuan’s Enchanted River

‘What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn’t have any doubt – it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn’t want to go anywhere else.”    – Hal Boyle This is the second part of our tour. Here’s the first part:  Marvelous Tinuy-an Falls This article was also … Continue reading

Surigao Escapade: Marvelous Tinuy-an Falls

  ” There is a reason for this madness and that is the waterfalls – Roger Steen” This is the article for this bulletin posted on this link. Click here This article was also published on Sunstar Davao newspaper – March 03, 2010 issue. Click here Situated in the northeastern part of Mindanao Island, about … Continue reading

Island Escapade:Barobo, Surigao Del Sur

“You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. Don’t let yourself indulge in vain wishes. ” – Rabindranth Tagore   This is the second part of my story. Here’s the first part:  Enchanted River Revisited: Surigao del Sur This was the story of the tour that I previously posted. All … Continue reading

Enchanted River Revisited: Surigao del Sur

  “What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn’t have any doubt — it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn’t want to go anywhere else.”   – Hal Boyle   First of two parts… This was the story of the tour that I previously posted. Time … Continue reading

2009 Surigao Summer Escapade: Enchanted River Abyss

  “Stop every now and then.  Just stop and enjoy.  Take a deep breath.  Relax and take in the abundance of life.” Here’s the link of the first segment of my 2009 Surigao Escapade : Tinuy-an Falls Here’s the link of the second segment  of my 2009 Surigao Escapade : Hagonoy Island Here’s the link … Continue reading

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