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Mt. Pulag, Akiki Trail: An Adventure-Filled Valentines Climb (Part 3)

Mt. Pulag Akiki Trail

Just like any woman, Mother Nature is extremely moody. At one moment, she is calm, happy and proud to show you her best. Then without warning, her mood can turn sour and deny you of her beauty. And if, unfortunately, you’re caught in her wrath, she will not hesitate to put your life in jeopardy without remorse or mercy.

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Mt. Pulag, Akiki Trail: An Adventure-Filled Valentines Climb (Part 2)

Mt. Pulag Akiki Trail

At 2,922 meters above sea level, Mt. Pulag is Luzon’s highest mountain and the third highest mountain in the Philippines. It is the sacred home of the Ibalois, Ifugaos, Kalanguya, Kankana-eys, and Karao tribes. It is the home of hundreds of plant species, rare birds, and threatened mammals such as the Philippine Deer, Long Haired Fruit Bat, and more. It is a massive mountain that demands equally massive respect.

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Mt. Pulag, Akiki Trail: An Adventure-Filled Valentines Climb (Part 1)

Mt. Pulag Akiki Trail

How do we celebrate Valentines Day? We usually stray away from the usual intimate candlelight dinners or 5-star hotel stays. As avid adventurers, we tend to find more romance and excitement on scenic mountain trails, on treacherous rock walls, under blue waves or, in unknown places. Somehow, the beauty of Mother Nature, the feeling of vulnerability and nakedness in the wilderness, the sense of extreme adventure, and the opportunity to stand by each other in the face of the unknown all brew together as a great opportunity for us to love, care, and really understand each other’s souls.

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Project BLUE: A Worthy Endeavor to Save Sumilon Island’s Majestic Corals

Project BLUE Sumilon Bluewater Island Resort

Ever since we started our passion for adventures, we have always asked the question in our subconscious mind: why are we doing this? Yes, adventuring is indescribably fun, and we learn a lot of lessons in our adrenaline-pumping activities. But there should be more than just enjoying picturesque scenes, challenging ourselves to conquer our limits, taking pleasure in the company of friends, and living life to the fullest.

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Poog Crag: A Brand-New Rock Climbing Destination in a Tropical Paradise

Poog Rock Climbing

The popularity of rock climbing in Cebu—and in the Philippines, as a whole—has been slowly but steadily picking up. That is no surprise at all as we are blessed living in a lush, beach-filled, tropical paradise with numerous limestone cliffs that have the potential of becoming world-class climbing areas. In fact, we have one of the best rock climbing areas in the Philippines, which is located in Cantabaco, Toledo. Now, we have a new one, which is just 15 minutes away from that classic crag.

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10 Dove Street: Gourmet Food, Elegant Ambiance, Friendly Prices

10 Dove Street

Many people think that we, just like all travelers and adventurers, are a rugged bunch of folks who are completely happy with camp food or budget meals. While this is true, we are also humans and wouldn’t mind getting a taste of something luxurious and elegant. The new 10 Dove Street in Oakridge Business Park affords us a great experience of haute cuisine without having to worry about our wallet.

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Gear Review: Sea to Summit Hydraulic Dry Bag

Sea to Summit Hydraulic Dry Bag

If you are into outdoor activities, sooner or later, you will have to come across with bodies of water—lots and lots of water! You will encounter waterfalls, seas, rivers, pools, sea spray, mist, and even rain. While they are definitely mesmerizing and welcome (especially during hot summers), they can also wreak havoc on your clothes, gadgets, and other equipment.

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