Watwatworld Friendship and Discovery Climb 5

The 5th watwatworld friendship climb was a success! We had good food and great company. I was excited meeting them for the first time early morning last Saturday. We had introductions and proceeded to the DENR Parks office for the mandatory orientation. After an hour, we went to have lutong bahay breakfast at Manang Gina's and after eating I distributed the group tshirts and the trail food I prepared the night before. By 11:00am we were at the Ranger station and by 11:20 we started to walk going … [Read more...]

La Trinidad Strawberry Festival 2013 Street Dancing Competition (Complete)

One of the Festival's highlight was the "street dancing" competition. Eight groups whose members are from the different barangays of La Trinidad participated in the event. The street dancing performance started at the Police outpost along km6 and ended at km 5 in front of Mc Donalds. The judges were stationed at the shed fronting the food establishment. On my estimate, thousands came to watch the street dancing performances. The cultural dances were good and we saw that the participants … [Read more...]


It all started with a dream that someday, somehow, the cultural students of La TrinidadCentral School will have a complete set of Bahag and Tapis for them to use during their performances. That dream became a reality! … [Read more...]

RJ Jar Factory: A heritage Site, Vigan Ilocos Sur

A visit to one of the oldest jar factories in the Philippines … [Read more...]

How to eat at Seafood Island, Baguio City

Seafood Island is located inside Camp john hay, Baguio City. The restaurant excels in sea food and grilled dishes. We decided to eat using our bear hands to have the feel of it... just like in the beach. Other customers were eating using their fork and spoon with their pinky fingers slightly raised... hahaha … [Read more...]

Lecture on the Impact of Global Warming in the Philippines

This video was taken in the last quarter of 2009 during my lecture about Global Warming as a fact and its impact to the Philippines at the Health Building. It was attended by more than 200 participants coming from different barangays of Baguio City. … [Read more...]

2nd Pine Tree Festival Eco Trail at Benguet State University Nature park

Published on Dec 16, 2012 Part of the 2nd Pine Tree Festival program was to introduce the beauty of nature to the young participants though an eco-trail. The nature walk was done at the BSU Nature Park located in Puguis, La Trinidad, Benguet. We were the first group outside of the university to experience the eco-trail. If you would like to visit the forest, get in touch with the Public Information Office of BSU.   … [Read more...]

Isna Tako: Batad Banaue Adventure

A video created by practicing videographer Mr. Ash Velasco during our adventure to Batad Rice Terraces of Banaue, Ifugao. … [Read more...]

ONOC: Lamut Ifugao 2012

We had a successful One Nature One Community event at Payawan Farms, Lamut, Ifugao. Great People, great nature! … [Read more...]

ONOC Ifugao teaser

The 'ONE NATURE, ONE COMMUNITY IFUGAO' targets the forest areas that have drastically been depleted so as to refurbish them and accrue a better forested future. These areas would include all major forest areas in Ifugao. These areas would also include schools, community and residential areas, organization grounds and industrial areas. … [Read more...]