Calatagan is a municipality in Batangas, which occupies an entire peninsula. The peninsula juts out into the Verde Island Passage, located at the center of the ecologically important Coral Triangle, and was described as the “center of the center” of the world’s marine biodiversity by a 2007 Smithsonian Institute study.
Did you know that the reason why there is a high tide whenever it’s a full moon is that the moon’s gravity is pulling the waters? That is just about one of the many interesting things that I learned after attending Marine Life Camp brought by The Pisces Project held
2018 • 08 • 13 Batangas has undoubtedly become a household name, especially in the Greater Luzon area, when we pertain to summer and weekend destinations near Manila. Its proximity to the metro, a mere three to four-hour drive to escape the hustle-and-bustle of the city is its main advantage.
2018 • 08 • 10 Anilao is actually a barangay in the municipality of Mabini. Yep. It’s not a town. But due to its popularity, Anilao defines the whole municipality of Mabini. Like Nasugbu, Mabini is one of those peninsulas in Batangas that has undergone development much earlier than the
2018 • 08 • 10 Batangas boasts coastal towns teeming with island resorts and beaches of many kinds: from fine to pebbly; from light-colored to dark-colored sand. Because of its proximity to the metro, the province enjoys the benefits of tourism these beaches have brought the towns.
Batangas is one of the most popular destinations in Luzon; there are numerous light, cream, and brown-colored beaches lining its shores and cerulean clean waters that are swimmable. The province also has a number of dive destinations if scuba is your thing. Its nearness to Metro Manila and surrounding cities
2018 • 09 • 12 I used to work as a member of a film production design team, so my first time to visit Calatagan in Batangas was when we did an ocular there for a film project. I remember that I was in awe of the scenery I was
2018 • 06 • 26 Batangas is a favorite weekend or summer destination because of its accessibility from Manila and other cities surrounding the province. This comes as no surprise because it has a number of mountains that are easy to do as a day or overnight camping trip. The
Batangas is like a vacation banquet brimming with a buffet of delightful tourist destinations that cater to a multitude of preferences. Those who want to indulge in history will have a sweet time exploring the province’s historical sites such as the old churches and the heritage town of Taal. Those
2019 • 07 • 15 Read full guide here: STILTS CALATAGAN ON A BUDGET 2018: Travel Guide & Itinerary Back in 2015, Stilts Calatagan seemed like a distant dream to me. Tales of its beauty were spread by word of mouth and backed by its reputation as a choice venue