By Pam Pastor
You don’t have to be a hard-core mountaineer to climb mountains. Take it from Mike Abanes, who has been guiding people up mountains for 17 years now. Abanes, a member of Outdoor Addicts who discovered his passion for mountaineering in 1992, has climbed so many mountains here and abroad that he has “lost count.”
By Amadís Ma. Guerrero
The recent inauguration of the Museum of Community Heritage at Casa San Miguel—that haven for the arts in San Antonio, Zambales—turned out to be a celebration of Philippine music, dance, visual art, and even cuisine and eco-tourism.
By Ruel S. De Vera
With the sun not even warm on their necks, countless Filipino children begin trekking out of their homes just past the crack of dawn. They know the lonely road ahead stretches for three, sometimes four, kilometers and often on dangerous terrain, but it is the only way they can get to the nearest public school. […]