Davao – to the land of fresh Durians and famous Philippine Eagles

Davao is also known as the 'Crown Jewel of Mindanao. I had an amazing stay here. Don't expect Davao night life to be as wild as in Manila. All bars & shops are strictly prohibited to operate beyond 2am. A local said to us that Policemen would roam around the city and will confiscate any [...]


Cagayan de Oro, Misamis Oriental, Philippines – To try extreme White Water River Rafting

This is a budget itinerary during my Region 10 trip. We went to three different provinces namely Cagayan de Oro - Bukidnon - Camiguin then back to CDO. This trip is extra memorable because It's where I experienced backpacking for the first time. Flight is via Cebu Pacific and we got it during their piso-fare promo. I'll try [...]