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White Water Rafting Cagayan

White Water Rafting Cagayan

Great White Water Tours – Cagayan de Oro – Mindanao The Great White Water rafting company is on Mastersons Ave. on the way to the airport near Xavier Estates and across the street from the turn off to the Kingston Lodge. Great White Water Tours cell 09209380677    (088) 310-5495 Up to 3 rafts are loaded […]

Kingston Lodge Cagayan de Oro

Kingston Lodge Cagayan de Oro

Kingston Lodge – Cagayan de Oro Off Masterson Avenue Direction Lumbia Airport Cagayan de Oro City Philippines Tel 088-858-56-96 Kingston Lodge staff – Leah and Irene The Kingston Lodge is just past the SM Mall on the way to the airport. Look for the lechon manok (bbq chicken) stands on the right side of the […]

Gingoog Hotel – Gingoog

Gingoog Hotel – Gingoog

The Gingoog Hotel is a great place to lay over for the night if you are traveling along the north coast of Mindanao between Butuan and Cagayan de Oro. Gingoog Hotel – rooms with ac, tv, and hot shower start at 1000 pesos a night – there is wi-fi in the restaurant. The Gingoog Hotel […]

Surigao fish and meat market

Surigao fish and meat market

Surigao Fish and Meat Market The Filipino people can turn a simple trip to the fish and meat market into a blast. I missed the morning ferry to Siargao Island and spent the day looking around town. Surigao market The waters around Surigao are rich in fish. The currents are fierce and the water is […]

Koronadal City Greenstate Suites

Koronadal City Greenstate Suites

Greenstate Suites Hotel Koronadal City, South Cotabato Judge Aba St. Zone 111 Tel 083 228 5409 Koronadal City, west of General Santos, is a good jumping off point for a trip to Lake Sebu up in the mountains. There is plenty of lodging up at the lake itself but I was traveling alone and wanted […]

Hillsview Inn Mindanao

Hillsview Inn Mindanao

Hillsview Inn Mindanao One of the easiest road trips you can take in Mindanao would have to be the run from Surigao to Davao or General Santos. This 600 k is trouble free and there  is a great little hotel around the midway point in the town of Trento, Agusan del Sur. It seems out […]

General Santos Mindanao

General Santos Mindanao

General Santos – Mindanao General Santos or “Gen San” is positioned on the edge of Sarangani Bay in southern Mindanao southwest of Davao. It is a world famous fish port where a majority of yellowfin tuna are auctioned off. It’s worth an experience to watch that sale but I didn’t make it this trip. This […]