Suman Balintawak at Naval Central Market

Suman Balintawak Naval Central Market Biliran Sticky Rice Cake Chocolate Flavor Mango Sugar Location Taste Price Vendor Shop Time Hours Morning Ordering Sales Distance Breakfast Snack Pasalubong Suman Balintawak is one of the products that should not be missed at Naval Central Market in Biliran Province. Suman are rice cakes made with sticky rice. Naval’s suman isn’t the regular suman. Suman Balintawak has your choice of chocolate or mangoes cooked in the center of the sticky rice. No need to dip these in sugar! The suman runs out in the morning, though. If you want fresh suman to take home on the day of your flight, visit the market a day in advance and make a reservation. You can then pick up your suman on the following day, worry-free. Continue reading

The Biliran Mini Zoo in Naval

Biliran Mini Zoo Caraycaray Naval Biliran Collection Animals Lion Bird Turtle Liger Tiger Location Hours Tourism Office Contact Size Hectare History Description Safety Zookeeper Cage Schedule Feeding The Biliran Mini Zoo is located in Caraycaray, Naval in Biliran Province. The Biliran Mini Zoo is a privately owned collection of animals open to the public and is free of charge. Among the mini-zoo’s residents: a juvenile lion, different kinds of birds, a 50-year-old snapping turtle, and a ‘liger,’ or the hybrid offspring of a male lion and a tigress. There are currently only 80 ligers in the world. To tour the zoo, contact the local tourism office in advance to make arrangements for your visit. Continue reading

Libtong Volcanic Crater, Naval Biliran

Libtong Volcanic Crater Naval Biliran Location Bubbling Steaming Sulfuric Hot Springs Deposit Thermal Water Steam Area Pool Temperature North Panamao Anas South Hiking Trail Odor History Discovery The Libtong Volcanic Crater is located in Naval in Biliran Province. There are numerous bubbling and steaming sulfuric hot springs and sulfuric deposits in the area. You can see steam rising from the ground. The central Biliran-Libtong Thermal Areas have 12 hot springs and one bubbling pool. There are 3 other thermal active areas: North Biliran-Panamao Thermal Area, Anas Thermal Area, South Biliran-Kalambis Thermal Area. To get to the Libtong Volcanic Creater requires a rough, bumpy ride and short downhill hike while inhaling the strong odor of sulfur.

The Biliran Volcano is listed as one of the few active Volcanos in the Philippines and was monitored in 1954 when it was feared the Volcano was close waking from its sleep. The Continue reading

Higatangan Island, Biliran

Higatangan Island Naval BiliranHigatangan Island was once the undiscovered natural asset of Biliran. The towns people were hesitant to explore its beauty because of transport and accommodation issues. The expansion of our family cottage into a resort was the perfect answer. There are now available safer motorboats and the advent of cell phones offers convenience and peace of mind. Now, anyone can easily and quickly visit Higatangan island and too can experience our dream and the pleasures of island living. Higatangan Island features a oving sand bar extending about 200 meters to the sea; one huge coral rock-a reef that was thrust up from the ocean’s floor centuries ago. The fields are studded with gigantic clam shells measuring up to a meter wide. The island has several white sand Continue reading