Category: X Spot

Bacolod’s Masskara Festival

Words and Photos by Jeremy Villasis 2011 marks the 31st year of Bacolod City’s Masskara Festival, one of the Philippines’ most popular and colorful celebrations. Perhaps the country’s happiest festival, it is quite ironic that its origins can be traced back to a time of tragedy and economic depression. With the number of visitors increasing [...]

October 19, 2011 | 3 Comments More


Photos and story  by Danilo Nuestro ‘If you’re looking for a new adventure place to visit, try Batanes. It’s arguably one of the last remaining tourism frontiers in the world, with a raw natural beauty and sea lanes that boast some of the rarest corals in the world. Batanes? Where in the world is this [...]

May 23, 2011 | 8 Comments More


Words and photos by Jeremy Villasis Bohol does not disappoint. For such a small island, it gives a 1-2 punches of attractions and activities that will certainly leave your senses begging for more. Early Spanish colonization has provided it with a rich cultural heritage, while Mother Nature has blessed it with her abundance and artistry. [...]

March 26, 2011 | 2 Comments More