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Solo travel in Batanes
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How to Prepare for Solo Travel 

You probably heard of some people who traveled alone and probably told yourself you could never be as brave as they are. But did you know that once upon a time they all felt how you feel now? The idea of solo travel did not come easy to me as well. Like everybody else, I had apprehensions in the beginning.

Rolling hills
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Batanes: The island of Batan 

Batan island is usually the base of most travelers. Here your plane will land in the capital Basco where most establishments are found. When I first saw Batan island from aboard a plane I was leaning my face hard on the windows in excitement. The aerial view is a good start in seeing the hilly lands of Batanes.

Boatmen looking ahead
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Sea sickness and how to remedy it 

Sea sickness is a common problem for a lot of people. The constant rocking of the boat renders an unwelcomed headache and eventually nausea to the vulnerable subject. Usually we hear advises to take motion sickness medicines but I prefer to not take any of these drugs.

Urbiztondo beach
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Surf Break 

La Union Surf School has recently announced the schedule of this year’s Surf Break: Soul Surf event and even paired it with music and arts. Now how awesome is that! So free up your calendars and mark October 24-27 as Surf Break holiday.