Category: Zambales

San Antonio, Zambales: Island-Hopping with Capones Vista Beach Resort

Capones Beach Vista Resort in Barangay Pundaquit in San Antonio, Zambales provides a convenient jumping-off point to Capones and Camara islands offshore. These islands were one of the first destinations in the Philippines when I started traveling a lot in 2008 (check out my blog entry from seven years ago). In...

San Narciso, Zambales: Learn to Surf at Crystal Beach Resort

I’ve been to Crystal Beach Resort a few times before and even blogged about one of my summertime visits. I like how the  resort hasn’t been over-developed, retaining a rustic, low-key vibe, despite its rise in popularity. Its sparkling gray sands, which I’ve long presumed gave the beach its name,...

Subic, Zambales: Get Wet and Wild at Whiterock Beach Hotel & Water Park

Looking for a place to cool off after exploring Subic Bay, Zambales? Check out Whiterock Beach Hotel and Water Park, a seven-hectare resort with cream-colored beaches, sprawling lawns, leisure facilities and aqua-themed amenities. Only two hours drive by private vehicle from Metro Manila via the SCTEX highway, the resort is located...

Subic Bay, Zambales: Learn About Animal Rescue and Rehabilitation at Wildlife in Need (WIN)

Subic Bay has long been associated with animal attractions like the dolphin shows at Ocean Adventure, or the tiger enclosures at Zoobic Safari. There’s a small organization at the freeport area, however, that deserves more attention that these commercial ventures for its altruistic efforts in saving animals, both wild and...

Subic Bay, Zambales: Enjoy Thrilling Water Sports at The Lighthouse Marina Resort

The protected waters of Subic Bay in Zambales, a deep natural harbor surrounded by majestic highlands, makes it an ideal area to safely enjoy a range of water sports. The Lighthouse Marina Resort, in partnership with Networx Jet Sports, offers jet skis, banana boat, bandwagon, parasailing, flyboard and other water-based...

Win Festival Passes to Summer Siren Festival! [SP]

Get the chance the win Two (2) Regular Festival Passes, worth PHP 4,000, to the Summer Siren Festival, the biggest destination festival of 2014! To join the raffle, simply log-in, and spread the word on Facebook and Twitter through the widget below. The contest will end on February 14, 2014.On...