The Mermaid in Lamon Bay, Atimonan

Mermaid Lamon Bay Maharlika Highway Atimonan Quezon Statue Barangay Angeles Sculpture Boulder Stone Rock Little Denmark Landmark Marker Monument Location Kilometer History Construction Sculptor Info The Mermaid in Atimonan is located along the beach of Lamon Bay near the Maharlika Highway within the boundary of Barangay Angeles. This sculpture of mermaid sitting on top of a big boulder is similar to the sculpture of Little Mermaid in Denmark. Aside from being an interesting site, this serves as a landmark for the motorists. It was a folk tale that mermaids were sighted in this part of Lamon Bay. Others say however, that what have been sighted are Whale Sharks or Butanding which are abundant in this area mostly from the late part of November to March of every year. Continue reading

The Marulas Cave in Atimonan

Marulas Cave Tinandog Atimonan Quezon Location Cavern Entrance Hiking Trail Depth Size Length Tour Guide Venue Nature Rock Trekking Maharlika Highway Bicol Distance Difficulty Kilometer History Info The Marulas Cave is located in Tinandog in Atimonan, Quezon Province. The Marulas Cave can be an exciting venue for nature-lovers. The Marulas Cave can be reached via the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the regional and provincial movements to Manila. Atimonan is located 173 kilometers (107 miles) southeast of Manila. Continue reading

Lumiliay Falls in Atimonan

Lumiliay Falls Caridad Ilaya Atimonan Quezon Waterfalls Location Distance Barangay Water Basin Swimming Lagoon Hiking Trail Park Camping Fee Coast River Mountain Bicol Rock Visit History Description The Lumiliay Falls is located in barangay Caridad Ilaya in Atimonan, Quezon Province. The Lumiliay Waterfalls is approximately one kilometers’ walking distance from the barangay proper. Some says its a mystic place and you will enjoy swimming at the lagoon. Atimonan is on is a coastal municipality located 175 kilometers (107 miles) southeast of Manila. It is traversed by the Maharlika Highway, which extends up to Bicol Region that links the regional and provincial movements to Manila. Continue reading

The Our Lady of Atocha Church in Alicia

Our Lady of Atocha Parish Church AliciaThe Our Lady of Atocha Church in Alicia is known for having an old Spanish church (Castilian) architecture. It is considered one of the best churches to visit for a pilgrimage in Isabela during the Holy Week. The church was declared by the Philippine Department of Tourism as one of the national religious tourist attractions in the country. Continue reading

Pagudpud Beaches

Pagudpud BeachFacing the West Philippine Sea, Pagudpud’s beaches are nothing short of amazing: Stretches of white sand lined with coconut trees and crystal-blue water.  Located at the northernmost tip of the Luzon island, Pagudpud is a sleepy coastal town.  But the locals are definitely generous with their smiles.  It’s not overrun by tourists yet, but it’s getting there. So head on out — now. Continue reading