Tingloy, Batangas: Racing to Catch the Sunrise at the Peak of Mt. Mag-Asawang Bato

Tingloy Batangas - Racing to Catch the Sunrise at Mt. Mag-Asawang Bato

It was 5:15 AM and darkness still lingers when we left the house where we were staying to start on our trek to Mt. Mag-Asawang Bato.   Feeling the morning breeze blowing gently made my body chill.  I was with my father, siblings, 12-year old niece and cousin during this hike.   Our guide said that it would take about an hour to get to the peak of Mt. Mag-Asawang Bato for beginners like us (we were all beginners except for my brother and his girlfriend) however for them they can do it in 30 minutes.

Hmmm…Was it really that easy?  I have a doubt in my mind since I am not an experienced hiker nor was I in the best shape to hike.Continue reading

Tingloy Batangas: A One-Day DIY Escapade in Masasa Beach

Tingloy Batangas - A One-Day DIY Escapade in Masasa Beach

Tingloy, Batangas is slowly getting recognized because of the sheer charm of one of its beaches, Masasa Beach. The pristine beauty of Masasa Beach has gained popularity through word of mouth from those who have been delighted by its splendor.  Moreover, the proximity of Batangas from Manila had made it as one of the best choices to quickly escape the hectic life in the city.  Its irresistible allure had spread like a wildfire, egging travelers, especially beach lovers to come around.

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Bauan, Batangas: A Perfect Budget Weekend Getaway in Il Sogno Resort

Il Sogno Resort Bauan Batangas

If you ever wondered where you can go for a budget weekend getaway, Bauan, Batangas is the perfect destination. It is not too far from Manila but you can spend time to break free from the chaotic urban life.

Nasugbu, Calatagan, Laiya and Anilao top the list of places in Batangas that have nice beaches and astonishing underwater world. But don’t close that list just yet because Bauan, Batangas has its own secret marvel that is yet to be revealed. One of them is Il Sogno Resort in the town of Sampaguita.Continue reading