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Mapita Falls Adventure

BY RICKY MONTECILLO August 01, 2019 Mapita Falls in Aguilar, Pangasinan can be reached via its newly built roads up in the mountains of Aguilar. However, not all the portions are already done and there are some dirt and muddy … Continue reading

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PAROLA ISLAND IS CAMARINES NORTE’s LITTLE KNOWN PARADISE

BY RICKY MONTECILLO Jose Panganiban in Camarines Norte used to be called Mambulao, meaning land of gold. There used to be a lot of large scale gold mining operations there but nowadays only small ones still exist. We went to … Continue reading

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Ambaguio: A Place in the Mountains Covered with Moss

BY RICKY MONTECILLO November 1, 2018 Ambaguio, Nueva Vizcaya, October 27-28 The locals say that Ambaguio means “covered with moss”, which describes the mountainous and forested area of the place. The temperature is cool and at times chilly, much like … Continue reading

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Our ABRA Moto-Adventure Was Life Changing! MANILA-BANGUED-BOLINEY-TUBO AND BACK

BY RICKY MONTECILLO April 12, 2018 Our motorcycle adventure ride to Tubo, Abra is by far my most difficult and challenging motor-experience. It was supposed to be only a 3-day affair but it extended to another day due to unavoidable … Continue reading

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Humbled by the Humble in Kabugao, Apayao

BY RICKY MONTECILLO April 11, 2017 Chapel on a Hill On our last trip to Luna, Apayao last February, we made a stop over in a junction from the Pudtol-Kabugao road. It was a Sunday and pastor Ed was leading … Continue reading

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THE LONG RIDERS’ APAYAO ADVENTURE

Last February 25, 2017 we rode on our trusty big bikes to Apayao in the farthest north of the Philippines. The road route took us towards Aparri and we rode through Nueva Vizcaya, Isabela, Cagayan Valley and onto Luna Apayao. … Continue reading

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THE LONG RIDERS’ CHARITY RIDE FOR DING – “KAPIT-KAPIT LANG”

October 3, 2016 BY RICKY MONTECILLO  The outpour of support for the Charity Ride for Ding was overwhelming. We packed the KIDZ POOL at Coto Mining site in Zambales with riders from different groups, using all kinds of motorcycles. The … Continue reading

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CATANDUANES ISLAND IS MORE THAN JUST TYPHOONS

BY RICKY MONTECILLO September 5, 2016 Catanduanes is an island province in the southern Philippines. When people hear of Catanduanes, what immediately comes to mind are Typhoons. Whenever the country’s weather bureau announces in the news of approaching typhoons, this … Continue reading

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Adventure Ride to Tabuk-Pasil-Balbalan Kalinga Province

July 28, 2016 BY RICKY MONTECILLO It was already 2 a.m. of Sunday July 24, 2016, when we had just made our last stopover in Shell gas station in Pampanga at the NLEX. By this time we have been traveling … Continue reading

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“Nobody Ever Goes Here” in Dupag Kalinga, Philippines

BY RICKY MONTECILLO July 25, 2016 Meet Ed. He is a native of Tabuk City, Kalinga and we met him in a not so pleasant way. If you notice in the picture, he looks hungover, because he is. He had … Continue reading

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