Province of Batangas Travel Guide

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Nasugbu

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Taal

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Santo Tomas

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San Juan

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Talisay

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Anilao

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Laiya

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Lemery

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Calatagan

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Lake Taal

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Mataasnakahoy

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Bauan

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Tanauan

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Alitagtag

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Tingloy

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Talisay

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Lian

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Ibaan

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Mabini

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Calaca

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Tuy

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San Jose

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Lobo

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Nasugbu

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  • Bus going to Nasugbu; DLTB or BSC

    Nasugbu Transportation

    There are 2 Bus companies route to Nasugbu directly.DLTB Bus - Terminal is at Buendia Taft Avenue corner Sen. Gil Puyat AvenueBSC - MRT Pasay Taft. at the back of Mcdonalds bldg. Or you can also take Balayan route in DLTB Cubao Station get off at Tuy crossing and then take Jeep to Nasugbu town proper.If you are want to take a side trip to Tagaytay...

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  • Pico Sands Hotel

    Nasugbu Hotels

    Part two of my pico sands hotel tips with more pictures. although the Pico De Loro Complex is an...

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  • Pico De Loro Beach Front (2)

    Nasugbu Things to Do

    Part two of my beach front tips with more pictures around.The Main Attraction of the Pico De Loro Complex is the Beach in One of the 13 coves of the Hamilo Coast of Nasugbu Town and it's reason for being. the beach is a large u shaped area protected at both sides by the hilly and rocky coves and the beach is crystal clear and the waves are not...

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Taal

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  • CAYSASAY CHURCH -- THE ALTAR

    Taal Things to Do

    The church was built in 1611 and behind the altar you can see the image of the Lady of Casasay. The church is located in barrio Labac at the bottom of the steps called Hagdan-hagdanan that were built by Father Celestino Mayordomo. On the right you will see the church.

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  • A MODERN BUILDING, & THERE ARE NOT MANY...

    Taal Things to Do

    On 3rd August 2011 Taal opened up its new Fire Station which is located next to Pansipit Bridge. Batangas Governor Vilma Santos Recto and Vice-Governor Mark Leviste were both in attendance for the opening ceremony. It is 2 storey building with two fire trucks down below.

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  • MAIL YOUR POSTCARDS

    Taal Things to Do

    The Post Office is located next to the police station just off of Punzalan Street. The post office is rather small and easy to miss, and i am not sure if it is open on the regular hours which would be between 8 am and 5 pm, Monday to Friday.

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Santo Tomas

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  • National Shrine of Padre Pio (2)

    Santo Tomas Things to Do

    part two of my tips with more pictures. located about 1 kilometer from the Maharlika Highway (National Road) in Santo Tomas Batangas. The National Shrine of Padre Pio of Pietrelcina Italy is famous around the World for Devout Roman Catholic Piglrims as he is one of only 3 saints that bore the "stigmata" or wounds of Jesus Christ and his Shrine in...

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  • National Shrine of Padre Pio (1)

    Santo Tomas Things to Do

    this will be a two part tip with more pictures around the sprawling site, located about 1 kilometer from the Maharlika Highway (National Road) in Santo Tomas Batangas. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina Italy is famous around the World for Devout Roman Catholic Piglrims as he is one of only 3 saints that bore the "stigmata" or wounds of Jesus Christ and his...

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  • Visit the Padre Pio Chapel

    Santo Tomas Things to Do

    At the Main National Road (Maharlika Highway) in Santo Tomas, just after the right turn going to the huge Padre Pio Shrine is the Padre Pio Chapel, which is located a few meters away from the road. The Chapel is the main House of Worship in the Barangay San Pedro Part of Santo Tomas Town and it has some artifacts and religious items from the Huge...

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San Juan

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  • Bring Your Private Vehicle

    San Juan Transportation

    Whenever we go to the beach resorts in San Juan, we bring our own car. From SLEX (South Luzon Expressway), we drive towards STAR (Southern Tagalog Arterial Road) Toll and proceed according to the route specified by the resort website.

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  • NorMi2's Beachfront Resort

    San Juan Hotels

    9-10 Seaside, Taboc, San Juan, Philippines

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Business

  • Bring Your Pet To The Beach Resort

    San Juan Things to Do

    More and more resorts are becoming known as pet-friendly resorts. When we read about La Luz Beach Resort as a pet-friendly resort, we decided to bring along our shih tzu with us. It was the first time we brought Chloe, our shih tzu to the beach. My daughter's friend told her shih tzus prefer cooler places like Baguio and Tagaytay rather than...

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Talisay

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  • Inner Taal Volcano

    Talisay Things to Do

    This is the view from the rim. It was quite a dropoff behind the shelter down to the inner lake. We did not try to walk down there though.

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  • Swimming Party!!!

    Talisay Things to Do

    My only surviving aunt spent her 86th birthday in one of the resorts in Talisay. My cousins chose Aya Del Sol Beach Resort as venue because it was near their residence, and the dining hall and swimming pool had a nice view of Taal Lake & Volcano. With a sumptuous buffet lunch, the swimming pool for our exclusive use and a fantastic view, the party...

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  • Bring Your Car, Take SLEX-Star Tollway...

    Talisay Transportation

    From SLEX, exit through Calamba Toll Gate, go straight ahead and enter the newly opened Star Tollway exit at Tanauan and follow directions to Talisay. Aya is the first barangay of Talisay that you will reach.

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Anilao

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  • Swimming with sharks!

    Anilao Things to Do

    I did it for a few minutes, kind of panicked when I saw the 6 or so baby sharks swimming underneath. So I swam back to safety. :) Unusual fun and definitely not for for the faint-hearted.

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  • Diving, island hopping, wind surfing

    Anilao Things to Do

    On Sombrero Island - On the surface, this island resembles a hat underwater, so its profile makes the name Sombrero even more appropriate. The rim of the "hat" stretches a long way underwater from north to south. Gorgonians, black corals, shells, turtles, rays, grunts, jacks, snappers and a great variety of soft corals are scattered all over the...

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  • fun cLImb..!

    Anilao Things to Do

    yepyep.. that's what you call it if gulugod baboy is not much a challenge from your point of view..things are indeed easier said than done. unless you try mounting your feet onto vertical degrees of stuffy stuffy...stuff..uhmm.. you'll find out how far your tank could take you.it's fun to do. ahhh.. dyu get me?just try. the perimeter is "climbing"....

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Laiya

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  • Picnic on the beach

    Laiya Things to Do

    Grill your own food near the beach! Not all beach resorts allow this, but there are some who do. Doing so is cheap compared to buying hotel food, plus, it's fun, because it's like having PICNIC ON THE BEACH! Just don't throw food waste on the beach or you'll be apprehended.

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  • Water too deep for kids!

    Laiya Warnings and Dangers

    If you're bringing your kids to the beach in Laiya to enjoy the sand, don't be easily fooled with hotel-like accommodations. There are high-end accommodations there with swimming pools, but the reason why they have their pool is... because you can't enjoy the beach itself because it's too deep !! If you'll go there just for the pool and travel 2-3...

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  • a walk to remember...

    Laiya Off The Beaten Path

    try to walk along the seashore and discover the other end of the beach, appreciate the forested mountains and the calm sea

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Lemery

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  • SAN ROQUE CHURCH---THE BAPTISTRY

    Lemery Things to Do

    There is a beautiful painting in the baptistry which is well worth having a look at. The church is easy to find as it is on Illustre Street, the main road for shopping in Lemery.. There is a large compound at the front which is partially grass with two large statues of Jesus and Mary

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  • STATUES AT SAN ROQUE PARISH CHURCH

    Lemery Things to Do

    At the front of the church there are two impressive white statues of Mary and Jesus. The statues are quite large, made from some type of white stone, on square plinths in the church compound. The church is next to the main road in town so you cannot miss it.

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  • SAN ROQUE CHURCH --- BEAUTIFUL STATUE

    Lemery Things to Do

    At Saint Roch Parish Church i found this statue of Jesus when he was dead quite interesting. The church was built in 1880 by Fr. Raymundo Cortazar who also constructed the convent and a cemetery during the next seven years. In 1945 the church facade was destroyed and the church was renovated.

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Calatagan

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  • Rafts at Villa Aurea

    Calatagan Things to Do

    this was a very relaxing day at villa aurea - Friends consisting of 7 families travelled about 2.5 to 3 hours to calatagan batangas. We arrived just before lunch, rented a changing room (just to put our stuff) then loaded our food, coolers with lots of ice and drinks and beach stuff on 2 rafts tied together. one raft had a kubo and one had grill...

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  • Stilts Calatagan Beach Resort

    Calatagan Hotels

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Lake Taal

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  • Protect Yourself

    Lake Taal Things to Do

    Going to Taal Lake is a long trek up. You must eat before you start the trek. There are not so many foliage you can cover yourself from the sun (almost a desert) so it would be wise to protect yourself from the sun and dehydration. It's a must therefore to:1. wear sunblock2. wear comfortable shoes or flip flops3. wear light clothes4. bring shades,...

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  • Taal volcano hidden prices

    Lake Taal Tourist Traps

    We were met at talisay by a man offering to take us across to the volcano for a cost of 1,500 peso. This seemed reasonable so we accepted. It wasnt until we were half way there that he informed us we would also need to pay 1,000 each for a horse to carry us up the volcano. we shoul;d also tip him 200 pesos for his " guide" service. we also then had...

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  • Safaty tip during rainy season

    Lake Taal Warnings and Dangers

    My sister went to Taal one rainy weekend. She said that the waves and current were really strong. She even got news that a boat capsized and somebody drowned. Consider the weather when planning your trip and wear lifevests.

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Mataasnakahoy

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  • WORST BUKO PIE EVER--BETTER TO STARVE!!!

    Mataasnakahoy Warnings and Dangers

    While returning to Manila by a vendor came on the bus with a stack of Sarah Shekinah special pasalubong buko pies (young coconut pie). My wife and i love buko pies so we purchased one for 160 pesos as we did not have time to have a snack before the bus departed. When we tasted it we were extremely disappointed as it was hard, contained next to no...

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  • Visit La Virginia Resort.

    Mataasnakahoy Things to Do

    The La Virginia Hotel and Resort in MataasnaKahoy, Batangas, boasts of world class amenities and lots of themed spaces kids and adult alike will surely enjoy..

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  • Lipa City, Batangas bound buses

    Mataasnakahoy Transportation

    Take the road going to Batangas and exit at Tambo in Lipa, turn left going to Fernando Airbase, then right turn going to MataasNaKahoy.or Take a bus bound Batangas with Lipa on their headboard, and get off at Tambo or Lipa exit of the Star toll. Ride a jeepney bound to "MataasNaKahoy Bayan", "Bayorbor" or "Nangkaan".

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Bauan

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  • Halo Halo: A Must-Try

    Bauan Restaurants

    After a good meal, the best thing that you can top it up with is with a dessert. Banners adorned the restaurant and every picture that you see of Halo-Halo really calls out to you. This is the teaser taken from Chowking's website: An appetizing mixture of sweetened ingredients arranged on a bed of snow ice with a generous serving of milk and...

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  • If You Want Chinese, You Go To?

    Bauan Restaurants

    I was told that Chowking was da bomb. How can I miss it then? So when we had a chance, I rubbed my hands with glee, and went in looking like a barbarian who have not had a meal for the last seven days.Truly, I was just happy to get to a place where there's air-con and a chair to sit down. I had been walking nearly the whole entire day and these...

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  • Tricycle: King of The Side Roads

    Bauan Transportation

    To give you a nicely framed shot, I sacrificed my life and limb to bring you this outstreched picture. You see, we were stuck in a massive jam. My tricycle driver was never one to have the words 'No way' thrown to his face. So when the King of the Road jeepneys and cars were obediently trudging along, my driver was already scheming the next...

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Alitagtag

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  • Swimming

    Alitagtag Things to Do

    The resort's amenities and facilities were designed for bonding and relaxation. As it was quite a way from the next city (where malls are), there's not much to do but to admire the view, breath in fresh air, and enjoy the place.Noni's has 2 pools, one for adults (4-6ft deep) and one for kids. On the side are tables and chairs where you can lounge....

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  • Breath Taking View

    Alitagtag Off The Beaten Path

    When we planned to stay a day in Noni's Mountain Resort, our only objective was to breath a bit of fresh air and take a dip into the pool. We didn't expect to have this view greet us. We came up close with Mt. Maculot and view the Tagaytay Ridge from a distance. We were so used admiring Taal Volcano and Lake from Tagaytay side and often wondered...

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