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Aurora Philippines Travel

Baler: Surfing and beyond

By on September 15, 2013
Because Baler, whether you will surf or not surf there, will always be a sweet escape.


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Surfing at Baler, Aurora

By on September 14, 2013
Baler in Aurora used to be just an obscure fishing village in Northern Philippines when Apocalypse Now, Francis Ford Coppola's war classic, was filmed there during the 70s.


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Aurora Travel

That white thing at Dicasalarin Cove and our long midday trek just to get to it

By on August 14, 2013
Tucked away from the crowds at Sabang Beach is Dicasalarin, a secluded cove in Baler, Aurora. From the town center it is roughly 30 minutes away on a car and a little bit longer if one would take a bangka (outrigger boat) from Sabang.


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Aurora Travel Guide

Baler in 7 questions | a travel guide

By on August 11, 2013
Baler, the provincial capital of Aurora, is a badly kept secret. It used to be a hush-hush ‘happy place’ among the surfer community and stingy backpackers, but it is not anymore.
Brennan Mercado
The Philippines

Brennan is an electronics engineer by profession. From time to time, he gets to travel beyond his office cubicle, try new restaurants or catch up with his terribly long list of unread books. He likes museums, spicy food and talking with habal-habal drivers. For now, he's still deciding on whether to play Pokémon GO or not.

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