Exploring Surigao City: Punta Bilar

Punta Bilar

Punta Bilar Dive Site is one of the Places of Interests listed in the Surigao City pamphlet. According to the pamphlet, it is a two-kilometer stretch of pristine marine life. I don’t dive. But I was curious how the beach looks like so this morning, I went on another solo adventure. I went to Punta […]

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Exploring Surigao City: Rasa Island

Rasa Island

Three weeks ago, we went on an island hopping tour on the eastern part of Surigao City. Our first stop was Rasa Island. It is a small island of Surigao City which is about thirty to forty-five minutes boat ride from the city proper. It is about 10-15 minutes boat ride from Nonoc Island. From […]

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Exploring Surigao City: Basul Island

One of the most recommended spots to visit in Surigao City is a small island very close to the city proper, the Basul Island. The island is characterized by a long stretch of fine white sand with assorted shell fragments and lined with coconut trees. It is about 15 minutes boat ride from the city proper. […]

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Exploring Surigao City: Pagkawasan Beach in Hikdop Island

“Unplanned trips are best because planned trips never happen.” This best describes our trip to Pagkawasan Beach in Surigao City the day before Labor Day. Pagkawasan Beach is located in Brgy. Buenavista in Hikdop Island, an island less than 30 minutes away from the mine where we are working. A week prior to our trip, my […]

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Exploring Surigao City: Dinayugan Beach Revisited

Last Sunday, I went on a solo adventure again. I am still on field work (meaning I am still in the mine site), but it was our rest day and I didn’t want to spend Sunday sleeping or watching movies the whole day so I pushed through with my plan of revisiting the place. The […]

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