Mauban to Cagbalete Passenger Boat Option

Mauban to Cagbalete Boat Options

Going to Cagbalete via public transport? Here’s how we did it: JAC Liner from Cubao (Kamias) to Lucena; ordinary bus from Lucena to Mauban; and a boat ride from Mauban to Cagbalete. There’s a JAC Liner bus from Cubao to Mauban in case you want another option. Sounds easy right? You bet, but pay attention to what I’m going to say n [Read More...]
cagbalete drainage problem

Cagbalete’s Drainage Problem

It rained on our second day in Cagbalete. Guess what we discovered — the island’s poor drainage system. When it rained last Saturday, we saw how the collected rainwater and the waste that went with it emptied out into the sea. The water was black, and it smelled really bad. I’m almost sure every house has a septic tank, but itR [Read More...]
vandalism in caramoan

Vandalism in Caramoan

“Anthony was here” and other writings are etched on a rock on an island in Caramoan. It’s a shame because Survivor (TV show) tries to project the place as an untouched and a truly exotic paradise. The photo below shows a rock in Kagbanilad Island, Caramoan, Camarines Sur. [Read More...]