5 Days /5 Nights of Exploring Iloilo & Guimaras for Only 6,500 ($130)

Been longing to explore Iloilo and Guimaras? This blog post might help you. I included here our itinerary and actual expenses for five days and five nights. We were a group of eight but expenses here are computed per person. Itinerary: Day 0 Kiosk check-in Arrival at Iloilo International Airport Day 1 (Miag-ao and Gigantes Island) Miag-ao Church Miag-ao Municipal Hall and Plaza Gigantes Lighthouse Day 2 (Gigantes Island) Bantigue…

Day tour: Exploring Guimaras Island

Guimaras is among the smallest provinces in the Philippines. The island is in between Iloilo and Negros province. Some of the places in the Philippines is known for their products: Baguio for strawberries, Ilocos for empanada, Bicol region for pili nuts, Cebu for danggit,  Davao for durian and the list goes on. As for Guimaras, it is famous in producing some of the sweetest mangoes in the world. It is…

Guimaras: Trappist Monastery

Trappist Monastery in Guimaras is the only abbey run by monks in the Philippines. There are nearly 170 monasteries in the world. The United States region founded the monastery in the country in 1972. Cistercian monasteries are usually located in solitary places in the country for the sake of quiet and simplicity living. Trappist monks speak only when necessary because they believe it may tempt one to exercise his will…