Category: Travel

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Lake Holon (Maughan) EcoTrek 2012

I PLANNED to spend the Holy Week at home. I had plenty of reasons for not wanting to go anywhere, but the night before the EcoTrek to Lake Holon in T’boli, South Cotabato, something pushed me to join my...

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Feel The Heat Of Summer At The Sarangani Bay Festival 2012

SUMMER WILL be sizzling hot again in Sarangani Province as we celebrate this year’s Sarangani Bay Festival on May 18 and 19. The white sand beaches of Gumasa  in the municipality of Glan will again teem with beach lovers and...

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Sanchez Peak, GenSan’s Highest

NOT VERY far from the urban center of General Santos City, one can experience adventure and fun with nature and enjoy a breathtaking sight of the cityscape from a lofty vantage point. I joined...

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Exploring A Balinsasayaw Cave In Gensan

DESPITE BEING haunted by claustrophobia I faced the challenge of exploring a cave inhabited by bats and a flock of balinsasayaw (swiftlet) in Purok Bagong Buhay, Mabuhay, General Santos City. Let me tell you...

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Kalaja Waterfall Adventure

Here in SoCSKSarGen adventure never ends. I feel very lucky to be here in this part of the planet, where opportunities for adventure are limitless. I also thank God that he allows me to...

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I Conquered Mt. Matutum (2,270m)

I LOVE the outdoors. Just this weekend that passed, I made a noteworthy expression of that love as I took the trail to the summit of Mt. Matutum. Together with Team Bundol, I braved...

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Team Bundol Mountaineers conquer Atnayan Falls-Part 3

WE FOLLOWED the wrong route on our trek to Atnayan Falls. Instead of heading straight to Atnayan, we were sidetracked to Malbato and Pinagturan one fateful afternoon. When we realized that we were headed...

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The Road to Atnayan Falls: Alabel’s Hidden Gem-Part II

WHEN PEOPLE ask me what my town boasts, I would speak of its being the capital town of Sarangani Province where the magnificent provincial capitol building stands proud as the White House of the...

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Team Bundol Mountaineers Atnayan Falls Adventure-Part 1

The Beginning WHEN THIS year opened, I swore to myself to get involved in different worthwhile activities. I started running and even organized a fun run, traveled to several provinces and cities last summer,...