SIARGAO ISLAND | DIY Island Hopping Tour


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Other than surfing at the famous Cloud 9, and getting yourself tanned up at the perfect beach lines you will find anywhere at Siargao Island, you can try out Island Hopping as well. There are two types of island tours that takes you out of mainland Siargao Island to it’s neighboring islands. One is going to Sohoton Cove, or Bucas Grande Group of Islands, Siargao. It includes going through cave system, cliff jumping, swimming in stingless jellyfish, and island hopping. The other one is island hopping to three different islands, namely Naked, Daku, and Guyam Islands which are near proximity of mainland Siargao which is ideal spending time at the beach, and with your travel companions.

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TRAVEL GUIDE | Things to Do In Siargao Island


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To Surf, or Not To Surf? That was the question.

The sky could not look as remorseful as it did when we arrived at Siargao Island. We decided to stay at the resort chatting, and getting some rest before going out for dinner. So what are the things to do in Siargao Island when the sky clear up? EXPLORE. Continue reading TRAVEL GUIDE | Things to Do In Siargao Island

SIARGAO ISLAND | Stay-worthy Buddha’s Surf Resort


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It rained on us when we arrived, a not promising sign if you only had an extended weekend at Siargao. We got there a few minutes to an hour of flight from Cebu City, and you could still smell a night out at Larsians from Gay | Pinay Travel Junkie, and Melo | Out of Town Blog arriving the day before; Singapore from Ron Flip’n Travels who flew in at dawn; and Iligan on me arriving that morning before flying together to Siargao — if not for remnants of fear from the turbulent flight, four attempted landing, and failed assuring voice from the aircraft captain getting there, that is.

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SIARGAO ISLAND | How To Get There & Transportation Guide


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Siargao Islands is a group of islands that boasts not only as surfing destination, but of pristine waters, lagoons, and protected landscape, and seascape. The mainland Siargao is one of the popular surfing destinations in the Philippines with a worldwide reputation for it’s thick, and hollow tube, or “Cloud 9”. Annually, a surfing domestic, and international surfing competition is held there. But not only is it a destination for surfers, it is also ideal for any type of vacationers, and travelers up for some good time in the beach, and salty waters. Continue reading SIARGAO ISLAND | How To Get There & Transportation Guide

SURIGAO CITY | Checking Out Day-Asan Floating Village


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The stilts shows watermarks, and signs that dryness is but only a meter to a few inches for these locals. Day-Asan Floating Village a.k.a the Little Venice of Surigao City is not only a residential area but also a community that thrives on livelihood on the sea. Seven kilometers from the city proper of Surigao, it is also the jump off point for boat tours for a swim, and island hopping around the neighboring islands, and islets.

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TRAVEL GUIDE | Interesting Things to Do In Surigao City


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Heading out for #TravelMindanao destinations, Jam, Alex, and I met at  the bus terminal and started of #TravelMindanao travel advocacy from Iligan City. We met late afternoon for a ~10H travel to Surigao City. It would be long bus rides for us, and that we would be having dinner in transit, as well as try to get some shut eye along the trip before tackling our short but interesting list of things to do in Surigao City.

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SURIGAO CITY | Where To Stay In Surigao & Accomodation Guide


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The plan was just a short stay at Surigao City, before heading off to Bucas Grande. Unfortunately, we had to cancel our Bucas Grande trip with the threat of Super Typhoon Haiyan, and extended our stay at Surigao City. Most of the accommodations by the second night was fully-booked making it hard for us to find where to stay in Surigao and accommodation guide to help us. Good thing we were lucky enough to that the Surigao City Tourism Office was helpful in finding us some places to stay.

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SURIGAO CITY | How To Get There & Transportation Guide


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Surigao City is accessible by Air, and can be traveled by land from Luzon, and Visayas via Samar-Leyte route with two points where there’s water crossing via RoRo. But here is a detailed Surigao City how to get there and transportation guide for land transfer via bus from the Northern, and Southern Mindanao to Surigao City. Surigao City is accessible from two jump-off starts: Cagayan de Oro, and Davao City.

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