STA. ANA, CAGAYAN
You’ll know you’ve arrived when you find the last kilometer marker in Luzon, KM 642. Sta. Ana, Cagayan has long stretches of white sand beaches and coves, like the Siwangab beach and the Palangui island where Survivor USA taped a few of its episodes.
Get there by: Hyundai Accent, HYUNDAI COMMONWEALTH
Keep the fun going and the cool air circulating throughout your journey without the intrusive motor sound.
Item to have: Blade Double – Headed Vehicle Fan, BLADE AUTO CENTER
LIMASAWA, SOUTHERN LEYTE
Did you know that the first Christian mass was held here? That happened almost five centuries ago. Today, the faithful still flock the island not just in remembrance of this historic event but also for its aquamarine waters and distinct rock formations.
Get there by: Ford Everest, FORD COMMONWEALTH
Taking on long roads requires tough companions like these wheels that can withstand even the rockiest paths.
Item to have: Metzeler Roadtec™ 01 Tires, MOTOWORLD
Although it may seem detached from Luzon, Sorsogon is technically still part of this island group. Apart from Dancalan beach and the famed Bulusan lake and volcano, there are many heritage sites and structures in the town of Bulusan, including an 18th-century fort.
Get there by: Car rental, DIAMOND RENT A CAR
CAPUL, NORTHERN SAMAR
During the Spanish occupation, Capul became a center of commerce. Even today, structures such as lighthouses and centuryold churches provide a different experience to tourists who seek something else aside from the province’s white sand beaches
SAN JOSE, DINAGAT ISLANDS
With the passing of the Bangsamoro Organic Law plebiscite, Mindanao is expected to entice more travelers to its undiscovered destinations. One of which is the San Jose, Dinagat Islands. A former territory of Surigao, this travel destination has been compared by tourists to El Nido, Palawan.
Get there by: Travel agency arrangements, JAMES TRAVEL & TOURS
After the long trip, clean and protect your car with professional detailing products so that your car’s ready to make the long trip home.
Item to have: Formula 1 Carnauba Wax, CONCORDE CAR ACCESSORIES CENTER