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Biking in Downtown Yokohama

  Just a little over a century ago, Yokohama was a small fishing village in Japan. Lying south of Tokyo and alongside the shoreline of Japan’s main island, it became one of the first ports in the country that trades to foreign lands. Today, Yokohama is one of the rapidly growing cities and is the second largest in…

Mt Makiling Mountain Bike

Mountain Biking in Mt Makiling

Mt Makiling is a dormant volcano situated between Los Baños, Laguna and Sto. Tomas, Batangas. Standing at more than a thousand meters above sea level, it is a towering figure visible from elevated areas of Metro Manila. Mt Makiling is one of the more popular mountains around the city. You’ve probably seen it on TV, first read about it…

Audax 200

Audax 200 Km : Subic to Masinloc, Zambales and Back

I consider myself a bike tourist. I don’t bike to race, nor to compete, nor to prove anything to anybody except myself. I bike simply for the sheer love of travel and adventure.But honestly, with all the long distance bike trips I’ve been doing in the past year an a half, I’ve always wondered how I would…

Nasugbu Kaybiang Tunnel Ternate

Nasugbu Bike Ride via Kaybiang Tunnel

In my recent trip to Nasugbu, Batangas, I visited the increasingly popular attraction in Fortune Island. To get there, I took a drive for the first time into the less-taken path of Nasugbu-Ternate highway. This long twisted route was possible only after the first of July, 2013 when the Kaybiang Tunnel was finally opened. This tunnel, the longest…