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Top 10 Things to Do in Albay

The province of Albay is known for the near-perfect cone-shaped Mayon Volcano. It is also a province known for dishes that are garnished with spicy sili .  Top 10 Things to Do in Albay For those planning to visit the province, here's my... Top 10 Things to Do in Albay : 1. Go inside the bat-infested bell tower of  St. Michael Archangel Parish  in Oas. 2. Buy tons of  pili nits , sili, and other cool stuff as  pasalubong  or souvenirs . 3. Ride a zip line on top of Lignon Hill in Legazpi City. 4. Admire the beauty of  Cagsawa Ruins  in Daraga. 5. Try out the sili ice cream of  1st Colonial Grill  in Legazpi City. 6. Go on a pilgrimage to the old Spanish colonial era churches around Mayon Volcano. 7. Drive up to the  Mayon Planetarium  in Tabaco and enjoy the close-up view of the volcano. 8. Go on a mini hike and walk around the "crater" of  Kawa-Kawa Hill  in Tabaco. 9. Go on a cave tour in Hoyop-Hoyopan cave in Camalig. 10. Hike

Sta. Lucia Well - Batangas

Located in Taal in the province of Batangas, Sta. Lucia Well is a pilgrimage site that is said to contain miraculous healing waters. Sta. Lucia Well Sta. Lucia Well History According to oral and written accounts, the present location of Sta. Lucia Well was said to be the place where the Virgin Mary performed miracles. It was said that she endowed the spring water there with healing powers. These stories date back to the Spanish colonial era, where it was also said that the Virgin Mary would often show herself to pilgrims by appearing as a reflection in the spring. These miracles were written and reported in the accounts of several Spanish priests of Taal . Sta. Lucia Well - Taal, Batangas A Marian image is sculpted on the upper portion of the arch The well below the arch Let's take a closer look. Due to the influx of pilgrims (and probably due to their donations), a beautifully carved stone arch was constructed over the spring to give it a more aesthetic look. The

Top 10 Things to Do in Camiguin

The province of Camiguin might be the second smallest province in the country but its outstanding beauty makes it one of the must-visit provinces in the Philippines. Top 10 Things to Do in Camiguin For those who are planning to visit the province, here are my Top 10 Things to Do in Camiguin : 1. Say "hello" to Camiguin's ostriches in Mahinog  Ostrich Breeding Farm . 2. Try out Camiguin's  kiping . 3. Learn about the Giant Clams in the Giant Clam Nursery in  Kabila White Beach . 4. Take a dip in Camiguin's many springs. 5. Visit and swim at  Katiwasan Falls . 6. Buy and eat Camiguin's famous lanzones. 7. Try eating fresh sea urchins. 8. Hike one of Camiguin's volcanoes. 9. Snorkel or dive around the  Sunken Cemetery . 10. Go island hopping and take time to snorkel around  White Island . How about you? What are your Top 10 Things to Do in Camiguin ?

Palm Beach Resort - Batangas

Located in Brgy. Hugom, Laiya in San Juan, Batangas, Palm Beach Resort is a high-end resort that offers a quality escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Palm Beach Resort Palm Beach Resort Details Palm Beach Resort is perfect for family gatherings, company outings,  barkada  getaways, romantic dates, and even for those who prefer to be alone. Although the beach is not pure white, its close proximity to the marine sanctuary in Laiya-Hugom means that its waters are teeming with marine life, perfect for snorkeling and diving.  During low tides, visitors can stroll around and explore the area that was once underwater. Puddles of seawater sometimes contain colorful fishes and a handful of mantis shrimp.  Palm Beach Resort - San Juan, Batangas Welcome to Palm Beach Resort Have some welcome drinks Relax in one of these cabanas The beach might not have white sand but it is picturesque Low tide brings in new places to discover Speaking of experiences, visitors can

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