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The Grandeur of Mount Guiting-Guiting in Sibuyan Island

Mount Guiting-guiting (2,058 meters above sea level) sits in the middle of Sibuyan Island (some 700 kilometers south of Manila) in the province of Romblon. It derives its name from the word “guiting” which, in the local language, means the teeth of the saw. The saw-like peaks of the mountain are so treacherous that no human, including the indigenous Mangyan tribe who lived this mountain for centuries, has explored the mountain ranges. This made Mount Guiting-guiting famous. It’s the sour […]

The Splendor of Mayon Volcano

A lone fisherman goes about his daily chore of catching fishes, unmindful of the grandeur of Mayon Volcano behind him. Mayon Volcano in Bicol, Philippines, is famous the world over for its perfect cone. This view is taken from Caramoan using Canon IDs Mark II and a 70-200mm 2.8L lens.