Category: Manila Travel


Baguio %074 / Pop 345,370 / Elev 1540m This is the Philippine’s upland, pine-clad retreat from the heat and dust..


Kabayan %074 / Pop 1390 / Elev 1200m Nestled amid dramatic, rice-terraced slabs of mountain terrain and watched over by..

The Cordillera

The Cordillera To many travellers, North Luzon is simply the Cordillera. These spiny mountains, which top out at around 2900m,..


Vigan             %077 / Pop 53,880             One of the oldest towns in the Philippines, Vigan is a Spanish Colonial..

North Luzon

North Luzon  Why Go? A region that invites intrepid exploration, North Luzon encapsulates a nation in miniature. Surfers race waves..

San Juan (La Union)

San Juan (La Union) Surfers, look no further. Most travellers heading here are bound for barangay Urbiztondo in San Juan,..


BATAAN PENINSULA For WWII veterans of the Pacific campaign, few places have such bitter associations as the Bataan Peninsula. Both..

Angeles & Clark Airport

Angeles & Clark Airport %045 / Pop 411,600 Clark, 80km northwest of Manila, is the former site of the US..


Lucban %042 / Pop 51,475 Tucked away in the foothills of Mt Banahaw, the pleasant mountain town of Lucban boasts..


Pagsanjan %049 / Pop 42,164 The town of Pagsanjan (pag-san-han), in Laguna Province 100km southeast of Manila, is best known..