I was based in Manila when the Moro Islamic Liberation Front terrorists attacked the innocent civilians in Lapayan, Lanao del Norte on August 18, 2008. It was worrisome to hear such news, but “worrisome” is too nice a word. My parent’s house was just about 12 kilometers away from where the massacre happened. MILF murderedRead More
My homecity is ‘Iligan’, and when I tell my friends in Manila where I was from, they would ask, “Nasaan yan?” I bet, some of you reading this would wonder where Iligan is. But I wont include Iligan in this list, this city is probably getting slightly popular nowadays. Maybe, thanks to Typhoon Sendong? ReferRead More
There are a lot of hidden paradises all over our beloved Philippines, we just have to rigidly search for it. Ask around, then prepare for an adventure and enjoy. One of these paradises one should go to is in Lanao del Norte in Mindanao – the Sapang Blue Falls. I have no idea why theRead More
Kapayas is a Bisayan word for papaya. Although there is not a single papaya plant in the island, but according to residents there used to be many in the past. Not so many people know about this tiny, but beautiful island located in Katipa, Misamis Occidental. Aside from local residents, only those living in NorthernRead More
This is a post of an Iligan-based blogger and nature enthusiast Jeffrey Wong. Below are his write-up. To make things clear first, we didn’t climb Mount Agad-agad, it’s some Luinab mountain, which at the peak of it can be seen the highest mountain in Iligan. Since my residence is in Tominobo, I had to wakeRead More
Real men competing as gays in a “false” gay pageant in Kapatagan, Lanao del Norte in Northern Mindanao.
A two-tiered waterfall located in Sitio Limunsudan, Barangay Rogongon, Iligan City. Height: 870 feet (265.176 meters; 290 yards) Location: 55 kilometers away from Iligan City proper How to get there: 1. Through Cagayan de Oro City, then Talakag, then to Barangay Pigcutin. This is the quickestRead More