Vigan Travel Guide

Vigan Travel Guide

Explore Vigan with ease, courtesy of our guides, tips, and recommendations.

5 things to see in vigan aside from old houses

After my Ilocos Norte expedition, I went to its southern counterpart Ilocos Sur, where I stayed in its capital, Vigan City. Everyone knows that Vigan is an awesome place. Almost... Read More

biyaheng norte: 5 places to visit during the apec holiday

The APEC Summit brings several world leaders together to discuss economic growth, but it also brings with it a set of several holidays. For government workers and students, this means... Read More

5 things to do in vigan

Vigan is the capital of the province of Ilocos Sur. It is a World Heritage Site and one of the very few cities that still retain its roots from the... Read More

travelbook fans share 5 philippine destinations to spend valentine’s day at

Thinking of spending Valentine’s Day outside the metro? We asked our Facebook fans to share which Philippine destinations are on top of their to-visit list for this romantic occasion. Read... Read More

may festivals

May Festivals May is undoubtedly fiesta season in the Philippines, with many provinces bursting with color, music, and dance this month. While religious festivals and thanksgiving celebrations are commonplace, many... Read More

ilocos sur travel information

Overview Ilocos Sur boasts two UNESCO Heritage Sites: the Nuestra Senora de la Asuncion Church in Sta. Maria, a fortress-like Baroque church on top of a hill, and the cobblestoned... Read More

churches in ilocos sur

Ilocos Sur is a present-day reminder of how things were early on in Philippine history, because of the structures that still exist there today. Professional photographer Joy Jesena-Barcelon makes her... Read More

tour of ilocandia

As part of Radical Adventure Concepts and Events, a group that organizes package tours to various Philippine destinations, Abet Lagula is constantly traveling around the country. In this trip, RACE’s... Read More

tour of ilocandia: ilocos sur

As part of his tour around the Ilocos Region, photographer Abet Lagula visits the heritage city of Vigan and the nearby town of Bantay. Nine hours and counting–my back is... Read More