A Vision of Solitude, Mayon Volcano

A Vision of Solitude, Mayon Volcano

The Mayon Volcano as the beautiful backdrop of Sumlang Lake How can something so perfect, so beautiful be a source of both inspiration and destruction? For a while, to see the Mayon Volcano has been a part of my bucketlist. It wasn’t because of the history that this volcano has, the numerous eruptions that paved the way for destruction of homes and lives while at the same time, proved the resiliency of Filipinos. The Mayon Volcano as seen from Casagwa Ruins Neither was it because of the life it still…

A Day in Kalanggaman Island

A Day in Kalanggaman Island

Kalanggaman Island Summer will always be defined with a visit to the beach, basking under the sun and getting soaked in the vitamin sea of salty water. To some extent,¬†summer seems to be quite predictable. A visit to an island, however, is not. Especially when you realize that the place you’re about to visit, namely Kalanggaman Island, is everything you’ve hoped for while at the same time, it’s everything that is not. Our boat leading towards Kalanggaman Island, with changing sandbars from either side of the island and coconut trees…