Adventures»

Around Misamis Occidental

Around Misamis Occidental

March 13, 2014 8:17 pm
For eight days, I got to crisscross Mindanao. Almost for free. Thanks to my aunt who had a reunion in for their class ’76. :P My summer of 2012 was extended to June...

Diva's Notes»

Risks

Risks

February 27, 2014 12:36 am
listen to the author reading this entry: http://www.lakbaydiva.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/risks.mp3 WHAM! Screeching tires and the scraping of iron on concrete assaulted...
  • Just Too Much Blessings
    Just Too Much Blessings
    Everything just went good this year. I redesigned and re-branded this website around September 2012, acquired a...
    by on December 13, 2013 12:09 pm
  • 2013 Christmas Wishlist
    2013 Christmas Wishlist
    I haven’t made a Christmas wishlist in a while. I started out with three items and thought that I only wanted...
    by on December 11, 2013 11:13 am
  • Diva For President!
    Diva For President!
    Er, actually just for the Best Cebu Blogs 2013 Best Travel Blog. trophies for Best Cebu Blogs 2013 (photo: Mark...
    by on November 27, 2013 12:30 pm

Beaches»

Getting Out of Breath in Argao Beach

Getting Out of Breath in Argao Beach

January 27, 2014 1:47 pm
Run. Drop. Ride. That’s what skimboarders do in Argao’s Mahayahay beach resort. Waves in Argao are great for skimboarding, especially during the habagat season....
  • Top Beautiful Beaches in Bohol
    Top Beautiful Beaches in Bohol
    Bohol is my home province and I was born in Tagbilaran City. I was so used to white, sandy beaches that I took...
    by on October 24, 2013 12:26 pm
  • Just A Public Beach in Anda, Bohol
    Just A Public Beach in Anda, Bohol
    milky white, fine sands of Anda, Bohol It was a road-trip so perfect – from the number of people to the places...
    by on August 28, 2013 11:25 pm
  • Nalusuan Beach: Our Playground
    Nalusuan Beach: Our Playground
    It takes up to an hour to reach this appealing, get-away place. During low tide, the boat will make a huge round-about...
    by on August 17, 2013 10:59 am

Culture»

10 Drinking Quirks of Filipinos

10 Drinking Quirks of Filipinos

February 11, 2014 7:28 pm
The Philippines is the 3rd most alcoholic people in the world, according to a Euromonitor study. tagay island style with Tanduay Rum, 40% alcohol Who would be surprised when...
  • B as in Banka or Bugsay
    B as in Banka or Bugsay
    Bugsay, bugsay, kiling kiling dyutay . . . Have you heard of this Cebuano Visayan lullaby? It sings about the...
    by on September 24, 2013 4:02 pm
  • Lanzones Eating 101
    Lanzones Eating 101
    lanzones. up close and personal. before I ate them As you pop this fruit open, juice flows out making you salivate...
    by on June 18, 2013 6:58 pm
  • Season of Lent: Outside Looking In
    Season of Lent: Outside Looking In
    a religious procession in the Philippines Filipinos are deeply religious people, especially those from the provinces....
    by on March 28, 2013 10:17 am

Underwater»

A strange fish

A strange fish

March 18, 2014 8:20 pm
Tugdug . . . Tug . dug . . . . . . Tug . . . dug . . . . . . . . . I heard my heartbeat slow down. My head swooned and my mind was entranced by the hypnotic rhythm. Then...
  • Gilutongan Channel
    Gilutongan Channel
    a fisherman looking for a place to fish One funny story. It was a good day fishing on his boat, the sea was flat,...
    by on January 6, 2014 8:04 pm
  • Sardine Run In Mactan
    Sardine Run In Mactan
    Who would have thought that we would see the sardine run in the Mactan island? We were just practicing free-diving...
    by on March 12, 2013 12:29 pm
  • Pescador Island – Haven for Divers
    Pescador Island – Haven for Divers
    Pescador Island is about an hour away from Moalboal’s Basdaku. It’s a small island, about probably...
    by on December 11, 2012 11:05 am

Tips»

Making the Most of Palawan in Five Days

Making the Most of Palawan in Five Days

April 4, 2013 12:18 pm
Looking for an itinerary for Palawan including Puerto Princesa and El Nido? This post is for YOU! This covers the Underground River Tour, island hopping in El Nido, and just...