Archive for April, 2007
Sunday, April 29th, 2007
Camarines Sur has the biggest and the best watersports complex in the whole world. This excites and attracted the best of the best wakeboarders in the entire world. Camsur Watersports Complex has Automatic cable system gliding you through a six-hectare cruise of water track where you are free to touch the water surface, ski over ramps, and break self borders.
Wakeboarding sets the extreme action to full motion via 8 to 12 meters of an overhead cable, allowing the wakeboarder to cruise the water surface through specially designed pylons. With the cables running clockwise between 20-65 km/h speeds around the biggest man-made lake track built for wakeboarding, the rider circles the track via different strokes of gliding motions while the speed lets him do exhibitions on the built-in ramps and all sorts of flips.
Saturday, April 21st, 2007
In this time of the year that Philippines is very very hot during summer season, people are looking for a place to cool down. But for adventurers and nature lovers, they are looking for exciting places to explore things. If you are planning for a vacation getaway or an excursion with a beautiful scenic and enchanting view and lots of activities and rich in cultural and historical heritage. There is one place that awaits for you to be explored. That place is Alaminos City, the home of the Hundred Islands National Park in the province of Pangasinan.
The local government of Alaminos City is planning to make this place a green City and become one of the tourist destination in the Philippines. Alaminos City has so much to offer to local visitors and tourist that could make their vacation in this place more exciting. Alaminos has the hundred islands that host various activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving or kayaking in the turquoise waters; and spelunking in the many mysterious coves of the Hundred Islands National Park.
Friday, April 6th, 2007
It’s festival time in the Philippines. Philippines is well known for its festivals that is celebrated all year round. Filipino people are festival or fiesta loving people. Now that it is summer means that it is the festival season her in the country. In the Philippine history, this fiesta or festival started way back 400 years ago during the Spanish Era. Most of the festival celebrated is to honor patron saints. Some festivals is to commemorate an event in history or show gratitude for a good harvest.
The festivals in Philippines nowadays are celebrated to boost up tourism in the country. The festivals and fiesta in the Philippines are celebrated with plenty of food, singing and dancing. The major cities in the Philippines celebrates the festivals with street dancing in the festive music, parading of floats and shouting in the streets in to the beat of the drums.
Sunday, April 1st, 2007
In Philippine culture, Filipinos seeks healing and spiritual awakening by visiting a sacred place. Nowadays, spiritual pilgrimages becomes popular. Most people go on trips and travel to places that are meaningful and “transformative”. As we all know that pilgrims travel for a reason and that pilgrims want to renew and change their lives. Philippine has many popular pilgrimage destination that devotees can visit. These pilgrimage centers can be a church, mountain, or a chapel. So here are the top 10 list of pilgrimage destinations in the Philippines.