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The Bellevue Resort: A Luxurious Getaway in Tropical Bohol

The Bellevue Resort

If you have read our blog posts, you will quickly realize that we are low-budget adventurers at heart. We are fine with rudimentary accommodations, simple budget meals and inexpensive public transportation. We have been okay with that for years! But in all honesty, sometimes, we do want to indulge in splendor and luxury. We can only imagine just how wonderful it is to stay in a five-star hotel, taste world-class cuisine, walk in manicured gardens and be treated like VIPs. That would truly be one great experience!

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Kiokong Crag: A Great Rock Climbing Destination in The Land of Promise

Kiokong Crag

The numerous karst formations that we see during our trips are some of the most overlooked natural treasures in the Philippines. Not only do they add beauty and awe to the already amazing landscape, they also form an integral part of the ecosystem in that area. They serve as immovable buffers against strong winds. But for avid rock climbers like us, these beautiful formations are challenging and exciting venues to partake in our beloved sport.

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Vertical Bivouac at Kiokong White Rock Wall: An Extremely High Adventure (Part 2)

Vertical Bivouac at Kiokong White Rock Wall

It is always a great feeling to be the first of something. Sweetie and I are quite proud and honored to be among the first clients of Adventure Technology Outfitters to fully undertake the vertical bivouac adventure in Quezon, Bukidnon. Best of all, this amazing adventure is the first of its kind in the Philippines, which makes the experience even more special. Up here on top of the monstrous Kiokong White Rock Wall, we were treated to an encompassing vista, an excellent company of adventurers, and a deeper understanding of ourselves and of Mother Nature.

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Vertical Bivouac at Kiokong White Rock Wall: An Extremely High Adventure (Part 1)

Vertical Bivouac at Kiokong White Rock Wall

Succumbing to or overcoming the fear of heights is all part of adventuring. If you wish to enter into the world of adventure, sooner or later, you will have to face this challenge, from navigating slippery trails on mountainsides to climbing sheer rock walls. But let’s add something that makes the challenge more interesting—the opportunity to sleep on a tiny ledge hundreds of feet off the ground.

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Camp John Hay: An Eloquent Piece of American History in Baguio

Camp John Hay

We have a loveable country. A lot of visitors from other nations can’t resist our motherland’s call and come back here when given the opportunity. In fact, many foreigners have deeply fallen in love with the Philippines that they plan to set up shop or residence here. Even the Americans, our conquerors in the past and our allies today, decided to set up beautiful venues for rest and recreation in our land.

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