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Fall in love with these 8 waterfalls in Mindanao

Jun 04, 2016 - 9:31 PM

Go river trekking try a zipline and monkey bridge take in the view of a multi tiered gigantic waterfall and more

ASIK-ASIK FALLS. Photo by Bobcat Gregorio

[WATCH] Hidden Mindanao: The beautiful places many of us may never see

May 26, 2016 - 6:01 PM

A peek at just a few of Mindanao s most stunning locations: dreamy Sitangkai the crystal clear waters of Sulu Basilan s beautiful beaches and more

LAKE DAPAO. Often overlooked, Lake Dapao is an enchanting spot in Pualas. Photo by Potpot Pinili/Rappler

Biliran: The beautiful province you haven't discovered yet

Sep 26, 2015 - 8:47 AM

It’s the perfect place to take in the rough beauty of the mountains waterfalls beaches and rice terraces

PICTURESQUE. Even driving along lets you see the sunset. In the distance are Capiñahan and Dalutan islands.

IN PHOTOS: Traveling back in time on two wheels in Corregidor

Mar 21, 2015 - 10:17 AM

On Corregidor Island one s bicycle becomes nothing less than a pedal powered time machine

The writer at Battery Hearn. Photo by John Hendrix

On being a dark Filipina traveling the Philippines

Mar 07, 2015 - 10:24 AM

Is your boyfriend a foreigner? One Filipina traveler discusses her personal experiences as a dark skinned woman making her way around the Philippines

From hostels to capsule rooms: 7 places you can stay in Manila

Sep 13, 2014 - 10:38 AM

Where to stay if you don t have a ton to spend

With Withlocals, you can be tour guide or traveler

Aug 04, 2014 - 5:34 PM

Take a fruit carving class in Bali see Kathmandu on a motorbike eat like a king in Vietnam – these are just some of the things to do on Withlocals com

Braving Basilan: A traveler's tense adventure

Jul 29, 2014 - 1:30 PM

The man in combat uniform holds an assault rifle that goes from his shoulders down to his chest and I understand that I am in no familiar situation writes Mark Rodel dela Rosa recalling his trip to Basilan

Family fun or wild night out? Tried the Luxe Bus and The Party Bus yet?

May 03, 2014 - 1:23 PM

Here are two interesting ways to make the journey as exciting as the destination