Province of Sorsogon Travel Guide

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Donsol

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Matnog

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Bulusan Lake

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Irosin

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Santa Magdalena

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Bulusan

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Sorsogon

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La Union

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Donsol

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  • Diving with Manta Ray´s

    Donsol Things to Do

    After seeing the Whalesharks look for Manta Ray´s at Manta Bowl, an ideal cleaning and feeding ground for big ocean creatures. This area is where you get the most sightings of Manta Rays. Manta rays visit this area from December to May.

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  • Vitton Beach Resort

    Donsol Hotels

    We chose the Vitton Beach Resort because it was just beside the Visitor's Center where the...

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  • Butanding (Whale Shark) Interaction

    Donsol Things to Do

    -Dec 2012 / max of 6 pax per boat-We are only 5 / paid a fee of Php800 each plus Php300 for the snorkel gears-We are guided by 1 BIO (Butanding Interaction Officer), 2 Butanding spotters and 2 Boatmen-1st photo: the black shadow 1 foot under the water surface in the middle of swimmers is a 9-meter long Butanding

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Matnog

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  • Gather Seashells at Matnog coastal areas

    Matnog Things to Do

    Matnog has its own share of Cypraedaes and Conidaes, among other seashells. Shell collectors would find it in abundance on Matnog coastal areas and islands. Residents are not that keen on collecting shells perhaps its not one of their primary concerns; thus, somewhat ignored. Some sea shells from Matnog have ended up in the hands of non-Filipino...

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  • Matnog Town Fiesta

    Matnog Local Customs

    Roman-Catholic Matnog celebrates its town fiesta in honor of the Holy Infant Jesus every May 15-17. This is one of the occasions when the town proper is teeming with people and bustling with different activities. It highlights a religious fluvial procession, sports competition usually Basketball among the town's different villages, a town parade...

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  • Manila to Matnog

    Matnog Transportation

    Travellers who wish to arrive on the same day at Matnog should use the combination of air and land transports as follows:Take a plane from Manila Domestic Airport to Legazpi City. From Legazpi City airport, take a trycyle to any bus stations (recommendably Philtranco) located at Legazpi City center. Philtranco has a number of trips going to Matnog....

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Bulusan Lake

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  • The bathrooms are to the right of the...

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    The bathrooms are about 500 yards to the right of the park passing the picnic gazebos.This is the only bathroom in the park so if you are planning to walk around the lake, make sure to stop in the bathroom first. It takes about an hour to walk back to the entrance of the park.

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  • Shopping is done at Irosin town proper

    Bulusan Lake Shopping

    Since I have not been back here for about 20 years, I opted to shop the fruits that I have not eaten for a long time. I bought four kilos of this fruit called "lansones" (it's a light brown-colored fruit that is bigger than grapes with a thick skin similar to a "longan" fruit found in Thailand and Malaysia). Definitely, the price of lansones is...

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  • Shopping is done at Irosin town proper

    Bulusan Lake Shopping

    %5Since I have not been back here for about 20 years, I opted to shop the fruits that I have not eaten for a long time. I bought four kilos of this fruit called "lansones" (it's a light brown-colored fruit that is bigger than grapes with a thick skin similar to a "longan" fruit found in Thailand and Malaysia). Definitely, the price of lansones is...

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Irosin

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  • Mini-bus

    Irosin Transportation

    Going to Sorsogon from Legazpi City? Just take a mini-bus or a bus from the Central Bus Station and head to Sorsorgon. You can also take the bus going to Matnog. Either ways, it will stop at the junction of the town of Irosin, Sorsogon.

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  • Eating fried fish with rice

    Irosin Things to Do

    I am not sure about you but I love eating with my bare hands when I eat fried fish with rice! There's nothing like feeling the rice in my hands and taking out those tiny bones of the fried fish!Up in the mountains of Irosin Sorsogon, I was offered to eat a bowl of rice (their bowls are made of coconut shell) and fried fish. There was also the...

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  • Copra crop in Northern Philippines

    Irosin Local Customs

    Copra is a major crop of the Philippines. It is exported abroad to be made into soap and shampoos. During my last visit, I took some pictures of how the farmers gather the mature coconuts and turn them into copra so they can sell them. It is a very tedious process.First, the farmers have to climb the tall coconut trees and gather the mature...

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