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Short Ride to Mt. Banoy, Batangas Feels Like an Expedition

March 3, 2021 BY RICKY MONTECILLO Last February 27, we had brunch at the popular Father’s Nook in Ibaan Batangas. It is a cozy and rustic restaurant cafe owned by Don Luansing. They serve delicious Filipino cuisine and Don himself … Continue reading

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Siruma in Camarines Sur Can Give Boracay and Palawan a Run for Their Money

BY RICKY MONTECILLO February 12, 2021 Sael Requierme intimated to Randy and me how “fast good karma” was. We had just distributed toys, clothes and goodies to the poor children in Tinambac, a poor fishing town next to Siruma, Camarines … Continue reading

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Riding thru the Backroads of Floridablanca on Big Adventure Bikes

BY RICKY MONTECILLO January 19, 2021 One of the activities you can do during this General Community Quarantine is to go on motorcycle rides and enjoy the outdoors, away from the crowds and enclosed buildings. Nature has a way of … Continue reading

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Christmas Mission in Salacac

December 15, 2020 BY RICKY MONTECILLO Sitio Salacac in Malico, Nueva Vizcaya has been our home away from home ever since its Kalanguya tribe Chieftain Alfredo Segundo adopted us as their family last year. Going back to experience its cold … Continue reading

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Moto-adventure Ride to Camarines Norte

October 27, 2020 BY RICKY MONTECILLO Gauging by the heavy traffic at the South Luzon Expressway on the way back from Camarines Norte last Sunday, the people from Metro Manila have started to travel on road trips to getaway from … Continue reading

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Morning Breeze in Sariaya, Quezon

September 24, 2020 BY RICKY MONTECILLO With all the quarantine lockdowns for the past 6 months, people just need to get out, breathe and socialize a little. Otherwise, we go crazy. Morning Breeze Beach Resort is not too far from … Continue reading

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The Hidden Baliti Dam in Arayat Pampanga

BY RICKY MONTECILLO September 2, 2020 It was Araw ng mga Bayani or National Heroes Day last August 31, 2020, making it a 4-day weekend. The National Capital Region is still under General Community Quarantine because of the game-changer COVID-19 … Continue reading

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Haay Covid-19, Sana Mawala Ka Na

July 23, 2020 BY RICKY MONTECILLO God it’s half the year already and our not-so-friendly ghost COVID-19 is still very much with us. The numbers are staggering, with than 14 Million people worldwide infected and about 615 thousand deaths. Here … Continue reading

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MOTO-SURVEY RIDE TO TIMBAC, BENGUET PROVINCE

BY RICKY MONTECILLO Mt. Timbac, Atok, Benguet Province Mt. Timbac is said to be the 3rd Highest mountain in Luzon, next to Mt. Pulag and Mt. Kabayan. The locals plant vegetables like broccoli, carrots and cabbage. For many generations, the … Continue reading

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BECOMING PART OF THE KALANGUYA TRIBE IN SALACSAC, PINE FOREST

Maybe we were meant to call this place home and its people our tribe. Continue reading

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