Ilocosighting (Day 1)

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Historical sites, beautiful shores, and delicious food. These are few of the many highlights I experienced during this particular trip. Yes, we’ve come to the 4th part of my “northern experience”. This time, Jona and I traveled to the north western part of Luzon. We visited the Ilocos region.

To take you back, here are the other entries regarding my trip:

  1. A Trip To The North
  2. Intramuros: the Walled City
  3. Art Appreciation: Art in Island x Yuchengco Museum x Ayala Museum

During the planning phase, Jona initially booked our tour with Shawn Sam Travel Tours. I don’t know what happened, but later we found out that we got transferred to a different agency called Costa Travel and Tours. By the way, I am not paid to write this. 😉 Continue reading

Cape San Agustin: Bonding with Parolas

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The most influential colonizers of the Philippines were the Spanish settlers. The country was under them for 377 years. No wonder some of the Filipino words sound like Spanish. This includes the word parola. It’s derived from the Spanish Continue reading