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Mindanao trip (Part 2): Lake Sebu et al.

14 Aug

This is a continuation of my previous post on our trip to the south to attend Bitoy and Hazel’s wedding (Part 1) .

August 4. Post-wedding lunch @ Lake Sebu

Part of the activities that Bitoy and Hazel arranged for their guests is a lunch in Lake Sebu (which is incidentally the name of the town and the body of water), a natural lake in the Municipality of Surallah and one of the most important watersheds in the Philippines. Here you could see the Seven Falls, one of the main tourist attractions in South Cotabato, see members of the T’boli tribe, and (the best thing to do) experience riding the zip-line which, they say, is the highest in Asia. Continue reading


Mindanao trip (Part 1): Bitoy & Hazel’s wedding

9 Aug

Amidst the bombings in the South, our Growth Group traveled all the way to Koronadal in Mindanao to witness the wedding of Bitoy, one of our Growth Group-mates, to Hazel. Bitoy Omolon and Hazel Javellana’s wedding was the wedding of the century!

(Pictures were taken using a camera phone so the qualities are not that good). Continue reading