La Hermosa Festival Zamboanga City

As vivid as the mouth-watering dessert of Zamboanga City – the knickerbocker, La Hermosa Festival popularly known as Fiesta Pilar filled the bustling street of the metropolis with rainbow hues.  It was my third time here, but unlike my previous visits where I only dropped by after my visit to Sulu, Basilan and Tawi-Tawi; I was given a chance to …

The Mighty Tinuy-an Falls of Bislig

Tucked in the wilderness in the laid-back Bislig City in the province of Surigao del Sur is Tinuy an Falls, a waterfall that earned the moniker “The Niagara of the Philippines.” Tinuy an Falls measures 95 meter wide and towering at 55 meters, although it is indeed wide, it’s not as tall as I imagined it to be when I …

The Seven Waterfalls of Lake Sebu

Undulating valleys, mist-filled mountains, verdant jungles, and pristine waterfalls clad Lake Sebu, an unassuming municipality of the landlocked province of South Cotabato. It is a melting pot of diverse culture – Manobos, Tirurays, Ubos, and T’bolis – the latter being the majority indigenous group, taking pride in its well-preserved culture.