Sunday, July 27, 2014

SIWSIWAN : waterfalls and the story behind the name

"I went back to San Gabriel, La Union to see a small waterfall at a sitio in barangay Amontoc and in the process, I got to know the story behind the sitio's name which is SIWSIWAN"

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Tili ti Nuang and Tangadan Falls : Our Day Hike at Cardiz-Apayao-Amontoc-Duplas

" Tili ti Nuang falls is a tributary that leads to Tangadan falls.
We did not hiked the shortest distance from one to the other but for me, it was another personal feat"

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Friday, April 11, 2014

Tuesday, March 18, 2014


From the Ilocano word "PURAW" meaning "WHITE". "Kapurpurawan" may mean "where the whites are" or "at its whiteness"

Thursday, March 6, 2014


"I tried to go to this place before on my travels to Sablan but they were futile. One of my arduous search for one of nature's works that emanates from underground thermal activity. Also known as thermal springs, these hot springs of Sacdol was my very first of its kind."