The Manila American Cemetery and Memorial occupies 152 acres on a prominent plateau, visible at a distance from the east, south and west.
About 60 km south of Manila in the mountains of Cavite Province is a town called Tagaytay.
Can’t get enough of Katigan, so we made another trip with Boy and Mai.
During All Saints and Souls Day, friends and families visit the cemeteries to pay homage to their dearly departed.
General Santos is about a two hour drive south of Davao. Auntie Minda lives there with
Second trip to Katigan. This time we went with the Angeles and Tapia families. Lots of great food for the adults and Boy hired a horse for the kids.
Any one who visits Davao should spend a couple of days in paradise. Paradise Beach Resort that is. We make a habit of it and enjoy it every trip. Prices are very reasonable, it’s never crowded, units are large and comfortable, located in beautiful gardens just a stone’s throw from … Continue reading
The Monfort Bat Cave on Samal Island is home to approximately 1.8 million Geoffrey’s Rousette Fruit Bats – the largest colony of fruit bats in the world. Yes, it smells. Bad.
Normally when we visit Davao we stay in Linda’s family home, now run by Baby Atienza. However on this occasion the home was shut as she was visiting her daughter, Ella, in Manila. So Ken offered to put us up in his economy hotel, Viajeros. Rooms were small but very comfortable. Plus, there’s … Continue reading
We travel with Ken and Boy to the family retreat at Katigan, up on Mount Talomo.