• Destinations,  Philippines

    Beach Day in Bataan

    Last weekend, my family and I had a chance to make a quick getaway to Morong, Bataan. There were 8 1/2 of us (7 adults, 1 teenager and a little boy who loves the beach). It was a rare treat for everyone to be  in the same place, at the same time.  And while the trip was short (just 24 hours!),  we were able  to squeeze in a bit of  island-hopping and snorkeling before heading back to Manila. Bataan is famous for its part in Philippine history, particularly during the Second World War.  Its strategic location as a peninsula facing the West Philippine Sea made it a suitable stronghold for…