Batanes: Mt. Carmel Church
2012 Batanes: Batan Island Churches, etc Batanes, Philippines April 20, 2012 BATAN ISLAND CHURCHES There are a lot of churches in Batan Island; much similar to many other parts of the Philippines. 500 years of Spanish rule and Catholic indoctrination is really a very big influence on our culture. The most interesting one from the few I saw was Mt. Carmel Church. Though very new (relatively compared to some of the 400 year old churches in the Philippines), the church used stones as walling…
How I Traveled BATANES for Only P6600! | The Poor Traveler Itinerary Blog
I spent only P6600 on my BATANES trip including airfare. Batanes isn't really expensive, you just have to know your way around. Here's how I did it.