Goal: The Philippines.. One Island at a Time

Another dream fulfilled! On March 19, 2012, Ed and I embarked on a journey that would take us on a 36-hour land trip to Albay, a 3-day layover visiting relatives, a short drive to Manila, and another 2 days relax period before flying back to Cagayan de Oro.  All-in-all, it was an exciting experience forContinue reading “Goal: The Philippines.. One Island at a Time”

4th Bagasbas Surf Festival: Last Call

by Joey Cuerdo, event organizer Haven’t got that much cash but still itching for a wild summer adventure? Got summer class or limited work leaves but still want to get thoroughly stoked? This summer, test just how far your 800 pesos and a 3-day weekend can go. If you’ve heard of the Bagasbas Summer Surf Festival,Continue reading “4th Bagasbas Surf Festival: Last Call”

Bagasbas Surf Festival: BUY NOW

… at http://www.pakyaw.com.ph The buying dates are from March 30 to April 2, 2001.  Buying starts at 12:01am March 30. A lot of people have been harassing the Pakyaw office demanding for the date of selling, wanting to be one of the first to buy, in case the 300 slots run out 🙂 So nowContinue reading “Bagasbas Surf Festival: BUY NOW”

Update: 4th Bagasbas Summer Surf Festival – April 15 to 17, 2011

by Joey Cuerdo, event organizer Summer is so near you can really feel it!  Billboards on EDSA have shifted to showcasing bronze bodies and everything about the beach.  Kids are whining about the last days of school and exams… and talk is continuous about plans, of what to do, where to go, what sport toContinue reading “Update: 4th Bagasbas Summer Surf Festival – April 15 to 17, 2011”

Bagasbas Revisited

by Joey Cuerdo, event organizer The trip to Bagasbas Beach in Daet, Camarines Norte is always an epic.  I know all the tricks of the trade in travel to Daet, from trying to flag down a provincial bus on EDSA to taking un franchised vans with hawkers wooing in scurrying commuters who missed the lastContinue reading “Bagasbas Revisited”