Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake: A Beautiful Disaster [Travel Diary]

Trekking to Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake has been part of my 2015 travel goals and I am happy to scratch it off my list last week. Few days ago, I have posted a short yet informative Travel Guide to Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake for those who are planning to hike the infamous volcano. Today, I am sharing a detailed travel diary write-up for everyone to use as a reference. There are several ways to go to Mt. Pinatubo – by car, public bus, or chartered van. Three days before our scheduled trip to Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake, I reserved two Read More …

Travel Guide: Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake

This month, I was able to tick off one more item in my bucket list – trekking the beautiful yet disastrous Mt. Pinatubo. It is an active volcano among the Cabusilan Mountains in Zambales, four hours away from Manila. It was my first out-of-town trip with Oliver and both of us were excited to see the infamous volcano. Before I share my travel diary loaded with photos, here’s a travel guide to Mt. Pinatubo Crater Lake. A Beautiful Disaster It was considered as the second largest volcanic eruption in the 20th century, producing mudflows, clouds of volcanic ash which covered Read More …