HUG-A-TREE CHALLENGE

HUG-A-TREE CHALLENGE. Members of the mountaineering group Amianan Outdoor Recreation including one young boy respond to the #hugatreechallenge challenge initiated by Ballog Adventures, a Facebook community of Ilocanos focused on environmental protection, by hugging one… Read more »

MANACOTA CAVE AND UNDERGROUND RIVER

MANACOTA CAVE AND UNDERGROUND RIVER, LUNA, APAYAO. Rizhelle Sanglay pauses to admire the natural beauty around her before heading inside Manacota Cave, in Luna, Apayao. Rizhelle, a young professional from Metro Manila with Ilocano lineage… Read more »

TOURISM OFFICERS ON TOUR

ATOP VISIT. Ilocano dancers greet the delegates of the Association of Tourism Officers of the Philippines (ATOP) as they visit the Vigan Convention Center in Ilocos Sur on Oct. 2. The delegates visited the Heritage… Read more »

SOLIDARITY GAMES

SOLIDARITY GAMES. Two young players set aside their mobile phones for a while to play a game of sungka during the Solidarity Games held at Mira Hills on Sep. 27. Sungka is a traditional game… Read more »

MINDORO BEACH CLEANUP

MINDORO BEACH CLEANUP. Members of the local community and the Vigan City LGU joined in the celebration of International Coastal Cleanup day by collecting trash that litter the beach of the coastal barangays of the… Read more »

ZARZUELA ILOCANA

ZARZUELA ILOCANA. A moment of high drama is vividly portrayed in this scene from the Zarzuela Ilocana held on Sep. 6, 2019 at the Vigan Convention Center, Vigan City, Ilocos Sur. The event is one… Read more »

TAXI SERVICE IN ILOCOS

Ilocano commuters can now avail of taxi service in Ilocos Sur. The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board has awarded a franchise to 30 units of taxi in Ilocos Sur and Ilocos Norte to convey… Read more »

ILOCOS NORTE FLASH FLOOD

A group of farmers from Vintar town, Ilocos Norte attempts to drag their dead carabaos into higher ground in this photo taken from Facebook. A month-worth of rain dumped in 16 hours by severe tropical… Read more »