What locals describe as the "black sand" of Currimao beach is one of the reasons it never gets overcrowded. Picture via WikiCommons. It was about seven years ago that I first arrived in the small town of Currimao, in Ilocos Norte… more by accident than by design. I had been on a trip to nearby Batac to visit the mausoleum of President Ferdinand Marcos, and after this … [Full Story...] about Currimao: The ‘black-sand’ beach town that’s so often overlooked
James Thomas Hobert is arrested for a second time at his home in Dumaguete. Photograph courtesy of Roy Ortega. An American has been arrested on suspicion of drug … [Full Story...] about American arrested in Dumaguete drug raid… for a second time
Eleven American fugitives arrested after hiding out in the Philippines have now been deported to the face justice in the USA. The announcement was made on … [Full Story...] about Eleven American fugitives deported from Philippines to face justice in USA
Australian sex offender Matthias Wolfgang Baden has been sentenced to more than seven years. An Australian sex offender has been sentenced to more than seven … [Full Story...] about Australian sex offender sentenced for online abuse of young Cebu girls
Travelers, no! More specifically; explorers or adventurous people, this place is meant for you. The pristine beaches, rainforests, old age cities, coral reefs, … [Full Story...] about Philippines: Explore the Aquatic Planet!