Tag Archives: Samar

Biri Island: From My Friends’ Lenses

             We first heard about Biri Island from our friends in Leyte who visited this place last year and posted their awesome pictures in their [..]

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Biri: Walk Around Town

           Biri is an island-municipality of Northern Samar, accessible only by motor boat from Lavezares town.  It is a fifth class municipality with 1,661 households (2000 census) [..]

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Biri Under The Rain

           A few days before our scheduled trip to Catarman in Northern Samar,  Eastern Visayas was inundated with monsoon rains causing flooding in several areas in [..]

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Biri: A Photographer’s Heaven

          The rock formations of Biri Island has graced many photography magazines. And it is not so surprising since from different angles, as well as different [..]

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Biri Island’s Gem: Magasang Rock Formations

          It is an understatement to say that Biri Island is blessed with natural God-given beauty. The most visited site, located on the north end of Biri, [..]

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Biri Island Experience: Touring the Island

          After literally dropping our things in our assigned rooms at the Biri Resort, we hurriedly changed into our swimming outfits, packed our photo gears and off [..]

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The Biri Island Experience: Getting There

          When I told my friends that we were going to Biri Island for a few days to do some photography, I got those funny stares [..]

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San Juanico Bridge

The longest bridge in the Philippines measuring 2.16 kilometers, the San Juanico Bridge spans the San Juanico Straight and connects Leyte to Samar.  Constructed in 1973, it remains [..]

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Caluwayan Palm Island Resort: Marabut’s Best

Only about 45 minutes away from Tacloban City is this gem of a resort located in Barangay Caluwayan in Marabut, Western Samar.  Caluwayan Palm Island Resort  is a private [..]

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Sohoton Cave: Mesmerizing

Sohoton National Park was declared as such in 1935 by Presidential Proclamation 831, primarily to preserve the natural geological features unique in the province of Samar.  Part of [..]

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