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Two days after the funeral, we headed to Pandan – north of Catanduanes, (around 96 km from the capital town of Virac) dropped our niece who is working there as a Nurse and of course to lighten our spirit and get some fresh air after an emotional drained from losing our dear father. It was

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The Amazing Binurong point – Baras, Catanduanes

When my nephew told me, we will be going early morning (4 am) to Binurong point, I said..”yes” happily not knowing, were going to ride a motorcycle and trek a mountain. Wow! exciting! at age 56 here I am đŸ™‚ riding a motorbike and trekking.  It was a cool morning and suddenly the rain poured,

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Road trip: Viga-Payo-Bagamanoc-Soboc in search of “Kinis” Part 2

We arrived Viga at 8:30 in the morning, we asked our family friend to find “kinis” (crab)for us, back then when we were young, the crabs were sold in a bag made of nipa palm leaves.Unfortunately, it was not available on that time of the day, so we decided to continue our road trip to

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Road trip: Viga-Payo-Bagamanoc -Suboc in search of “Kinis”( Part 1)

Imagine the trip I took to reach the island of Catanduanes,… brace yourself with a cup of tea while reading my tour, this is the longest blog I ever written, I hope I can tickle your mind to a place of simplicity, a nature of beauty and serenity… Catanduanes – the “Land of the Howling

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Road trip day 4: Puraran Surf Beach, Baras, Catanduanes

Day 4 and still cloudy, rain showers every hour but our feet was just so itchy to move to another secluded place, a newest attraction in the island of Catanduanes. The place is small but so serene and if you are a nature beach lover and love to surf, this is the place for you

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Road trip day 3: Catanduanes Twin Rock beach

Here we go again, rain or shine… we love to go to the beach! hahaha as if there are other things to do than beach hopping in the island of Virac, Catanduanes, Philippines.  Eating? surfing? bonding? drinking? We can all do that in the beach! From our house, it took only about 40 minutes ride

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Road Trip Day 2: Batong Paluway

To reach the province of Virac, Catanduanes,it’s a choice of either air or land/sea transportation. The plane usually takes less than an hour from Manila via Cebu Pacific. By land, it takes about 10-12 hours and another 3 – 3 1/2  hours in a ferry boat depending where it dock  at the port of Virac

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