Month: August 2017

Gunung Ledang/Mount Ophir : DIY full day hike in Malaysia

Gunung Ledang/Mount Ophir : DIY full day hike in Malaysia

Gunung Ledang, or Mount Ophir which is what us Singaporeans are more used to calling it by, is a popular hiking destination for amateurs or first-time hikers situated in Malaysia. Gunung Ledang is only 1,276 m but it is the highest mountain in Johor. It is […]

Philippines : The Nasugbu Trilogy of Day Hikes

Philippines : The Nasugbu Trilogy of Day Hikes

Mt.Pico De Loro – Mt. Batulao – Mt.Talamitam If you are looking for a cheap and short get-away with fresh air and easy mountain hikes, look no further than the Philippines and the Nasugbu Trilogy. This is a good 3-4 day DIY short trip itinerary […]

Philippines : Mount Batulao

Philippines : Mount Batulao

 THE ENDLESS ROLLING HILLS OF MOUNT BATULAO Mt. Batulao (811m) is a beginner friendly hike situated in Nasugbu, Batangas and is just a 2.5h journey from the chaotic city of Manila. It is known as the place with endless rolling hills, as there are the […]

Philippines : Day Trip from Manlia : Mount Talamitam

Philippines : Day Trip from Manlia : Mount Talamitam

Mount Talamitam: Batulao’s other face Mount Talamitam is like the little sister of Batulao. It has very gradual slopes, verdant grassland which makes you feel like lying down and have a picnic and nice viewpoints along the way. If you had done Batulao, Mount Talamitam is […]

Philippines : Day Trip from Manlia : Pico De Loro

Philippines : Day Trip from Manlia : Pico De Loro

Pico De Loro : The Monolith Mount Pico de Loro, a name which sexily rolls off your tongue like a place to rendezvous with a lover, is a dormant volcano located in the Cavite province on the island of Luzon, Philippines.  It is also known as is also known as Mount […]

Hiking Mount Agung (3,031m) – See the milky way with the mother of volcanoes.

Hiking Mount Agung (3,031m) – See the milky way with the mother of volcanoes.

Mount Agung has huge spiritual significance to the people of the island, being the home to the ‘Mother Temple’, temple of Besakih. According to Wikipedia, it “dominates the surrounding area, influencing the climate. The clouds come from the west and Agung takes their water so that […]

Hiking Mount Batur (1,717m) – The Appetizer to Trekking in Bali

Hiking Mount Batur (1,717m) – The Appetizer to Trekking in Bali

  Mount Batur   Mount Batur is an active volcano at 1,717 metres. Most visitors do the sunrise trek or hike, which means doing a night climb and watching the sunrise from the summit (if you make it in time). The climb is extremely suited […]


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