Potipot Island

An island so pure and…small! You can literally trace it from end to end in less than an hour. I actually did, with my sister and my niece! It was quite an experience. *If ever I will have another chance to visit the island again, I will take my precious time and savor it all…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Solitary

Taken last summer. After swimming all day, by late afternoon, I just contented myself with sitting and eating at our floating cottage and of course snapping pictures until my battery dies :)  (The kids on the other hand, unbelievably,  are still enjoying the water!) It has been a long-tiring-fun day, but watching this lone boat…

Batanes: Home of the Winds (and good-natured people)

Batanes is the northernmost part of the Philippines. As the song goes by the number one longest-running noontime show, Eat Bulaga, “Mula Batanes…hanggang Jolo” which roughly translates to ‘From Batanes to Jolo’, Batanes is really at the very tip of northern Philippines. One of its islands is actually closer to Taiwan than the Philippine mainland.…