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The Visayas Travel Guide

Rafael Farm, Leyte, Philippines

Welcome to the Visayas Travel Guide, the place to go when you prepare a trip to the Visayas.

The Visayas is a region in the Philippines, a country in Southeast Asia. The country consists of three main island groups: Luzon in the north, Mindanao in the south, and in between the Visayan islands.

The Visayas Travel Guide has practical information for visitors of this region, gives you tips about places to visit, and sometimes the opinion or personal experiences of the author. An essential guide for anyone travelling to the Visayas for the first time, but also seasoned Visayas travellers may find a tip or two for their next trip.

Kasabangan Falls

Posted by on 6 Mar 2015 in Adventures in the Visayas, Eastern Visayas (Region VIII), Philippines, Photo Blog, Visayas photo gallery | 0 comments

Kasabangan Falls

While in the Philippines, we visited Biliran island and passed by the Kasabangan Falls. They were hard to reach: Due to recent typhoons, the trail and bridges leading from the road to the falls were heavily damaged. But it was possible, so we visited and I could get a couple of...

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The port of Pinamopoan

Posted by on 27 Feb 2015 in Adventures in the Visayas, Eastern Visayas (Region VIII), Philippines, Photo Blog, Port, Visayas photo gallery | 0 comments

The port of Pinamopoan

Pinamopoan is a small fishing village on the north coast of the island Leyte, in the Philippines. We strolled around the port when we visited Pinamopoan, and I made a little photo...

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Before the storm

Posted by on 15 Dec 2013 in Adventures in the Visayas, Philippines, Photo Blog, Thoughts | 0 comments

Before the storm

Last month typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) destroyed large parts of the Visayas area of the Philippines. I’m sure you saw images of the destruction, especially from Tacloban. We hope to visit the region some time next year, and I’ll share a few photos afterwards. Hopefully it will only be photos of how nicely they rebuilt everything. We visited the region before, several times, and have many happy memories there. Indeed, we married in Tacloban. Below I share a couple of photos that I took during our last visit, two years...

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