Tagged with Mountain province

Batad: A Glorious Adventure

Batad: A Glorious Adventure

An old friend once recounted his tale of trekking Tapiya Falls in Batad. There were lots of “putangina talaga” comments in between “bangin” (cliff), “pagod” (tired) and “laglag” (fall).  The atrocious words stuck with me as I rode the freezing bus in the wee hours of the morning to Banaue, the drop off point for … Continue reading

Today is the day

Today is the day

Tonight, we leave for Bontoc in the Mountain Province. We’ll be staying there until Saturday morning, then leave for Sagada which is about a 45 minute ride away. My companions and I have decided to go caving. I’m nervous but very excited because I know that I can handle it (and by the way, my … Continue reading