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Living in Puerto Galera
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Living in Puerto Galera

Puerto Galera over the years has evolved into a multi-cultural, multi-national community as foreigners continue to establish businesses and permanent residence in Puerto Galera. There are many Koreans, Australians, Germans and other Europeans who could not resist the charms of the island and had establish a home in Puerto Galera. […]

President Will Close Popular Beach Destinations If They Cant Work Out Their Environmental Issues.
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President Will Close Popular Beach Destinations If They Cant Work Out Their Environmental Issues.

President Rodrigo Duterte said he wants to “close” popular beach island Boracay if its environmental problems are not resolved in 6 months. Same can happen to other destinations with environmental issues as well. “I will close Boracay. Boracay is a cesspool,” the President said on Friday night, February 9, during […]

Supot or Tuli, that is the question?
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Supot or Tuli, that is the question?

Why it’s done By Mayo Clinic Staff Circumcision is a religious or cultural ritual for many Jewish and Islamic families, as well as certain aboriginal tribes in Africa and Australia. Circumcision can also be a matter of family tradition, personal hygiene or preventive health care. Sometimes there’s a medical need […]

The Black Rice of Muelle
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The Black Rice of Muelle

Noted historian William Hesseltine wrote: “Writing intellectual history is like trying to nail jelly to the wall.” In the case of the burned grains scattered along the banks of Muelle cove, it goes far beyond that.  Writing the history of the “black rice” is like looking for a needle in […]

Krisis sa tubig, pahirap sa mahihirap
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Krisis sa tubig, pahirap sa mahihirap

Ang supply ng tubig ang pangunahing serbisyo ng pamahalaan subalit taon-taon ay bigo ang pamahalaan na mabigyan ng sapat na tubig ang maraming barangay sa Puerto Galera. Ngayon, dumaranas ng matinding problema sa tubig ang Poblacion, Palangan, Sabang, Sinandigan at iba pang barangay. Sa ibang sitio, halos 3 araw bago […]

Why we need a RORO?
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Why we need a RORO?

We cannot fully belabor this enduring issue as it is at the core of the problems besetting the tourist industry. Everybody in Puerto Galera is talking about it, is in agreement with it and thinks it’s needed. However, it seems no one is doing anything to get a RORO ferry […]

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Halina’t Ipalaganap ang Baybayin

ni Gregorio V. Bituin Jr. kung babalikan natin itong kasaysayan may panulat na tayong pantigan, baybayin at nito ngang isang siglong nakararaan salitang alibata’y inimbento mandin ngunit bakit ba pilit kinakalimutan ang sariling panulat ng ninuno natin tila tayo binunot sa pinag-ugatan memorya ng bayan ay tinaboy sa hangin maglabas […]