Posts written by Ivan

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Philippine Festivals this coming March

With the numerous festivals that happen all year round in the Philippines, it would not come as a surprise if we are perceived by the international community as a generally…

DENR bares teeth to reinforce responsible tourism

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recently called the attention of establishments and individuals to practice responsible tourism as it brought to light the state of Boracay Island,…

A look back at our trip to Magat Dam

In Retrospect is a series of articles and snippets in which I try to recall my most memorable experiences; memories captured during my unflustered youth before I had cameras and…

Daraga Church: Albay’s Historical Gem

It’s a composition that is postcard-perfect: a religious architectural marvel as a vantage point for majestic Mayon Volcano. It’s a vista that is sure to take your breath away. This…

Missions Accomplished in San Antonio, Texas

In the movie “Miss Congeniality,” Miss Rhode Island delivered what is perhaps the most iconic line in the film. In the interview portion, she was asked to describe her perfect…