Tag: 2013

Pagudpud

Enchanting Beauty of Pagudpud

There I was, walking on the streets of Laoag City when I overheard a couple asking a tricycle driver on how to get to...
ilocos norte

The Big 3 of Ilocos Norte: Bangui Windmills, Kapurpurawan Rock Formation,...

Traveling to Ilocos Norte is useless if you won’t check the attractions I called “The Big 3”. Last day of my solo travel to...
Heritage City of Vigan

Walking through the Heritage City of Vigan

Vigan, a city in the north which is 408 kilometers away from Manila, is the only city in the Philippines that was included in...
ilocos solo

When the EXPLORER goes Solo in Ilocandia

It was in 2006 when I went to Batac, Ilocos Norte for a School Press Conference but didn’t have the opportunity to explore the...
batac empanada

VIGAN vs BATAC: Empanada Battle

Before anything else, everyone can read it because no violence will be manifested on this post when I said “battle”, I mean a comparison...
Bantay Bell Tower

St. Augustine Church and Bell Tower in Bantay

I arrived at Bantay, Ilocos Sur 6:30 AM of December 27 after an almost 5-hour trip from Pangasinan. The ticket I got was Vigan...
travel blogger

Time to Step Up: Areas to Work on for 2013

Highlight of my 2012 is the birth of my blog, RJDEXPLORER. This brought out the blogger/writer in me which was all started by traveling to...

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