The Postcard Charm of Iriga Fondly Called The City of Crystal Springs

It is one of the interconnected volcanic “breathers” in Bicol region comprised of at least 12 volcanic vent structures and complexes referred to as the “The Bicol Volcanic Arc”. Mt. Iriga is one of the three historically active, the other two being Mayon and Bulusan, and is considered the least active center of the arc having only two known recorded eruptions in historic times.

A Little Farm in Buhi and the Grand Lake Nearby

The next morning, I arrived two hours earlier than the agreed time at the Buhi town port. I had planned to do some photography before the group arrived and I was so happy with my decision There were still very few people at the port to distract me …