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Showing me his farmland

A Lesson In Giving – and Giving Back

Words and photos by Raf Dionisio

We’ve been working with the Yangil Tribe for the last 20 months trying to re-forest 3,000 hectares, grow a 100 hectare food forest and create a 1 hectare herbal healthcare forest in the ancestral domains of San Felipe,

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Video: Philippine Flowfest 2017

We’re borrowing the words of event head Paulino Servado of Planet Zips: Poi Philippines because there are no better words than his to sum up the gratitude we feel for yet another successful event.

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Tribes and Treks: Marc’s POV

Last month I visited an Aeta community in Yangil, Zambales and it ended up being one of my greatest experiences since moving back to the Philippines. Learning about reforestation and archery,

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Tribes and Treks: April Dates!

Come save the planet one tree at a time on The Circle Hostel’s Tribes and Treks Tour. 🙂

We have open dates every Saturday of April with packages starting at P1,500 includling transfers to and from the trail site,

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Event Announcement: Hat Trick on March 31, 2017

It’s that time of the month again. Come by the Circle Hostel in La Union this Friday from 7pm to 11pm and enjoy FREE live music. Bring a friend or come alone and make friends there!

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Yuli, Faust and her new tattoo.

Common Area Conversations: Yuli

We met Yuli at the hostel one afternoon in La Union and she eagerly told us about how much she was enjoying her time not only at the Circle but in San Juan,

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There Are No Strangers: April’s Story

We always ask our guests to send us stories of people they’ve met and friends they’ve made while staying with us. Recently, April sent us a private message and some photos of one such experience when she joined the Circle in Zambales last June.

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Barangay Urbiztondo, Circle Road, La Union, San Juan, Philippines

San Felipe, Zambales,

Buton Street, Brgy. Sabang, Aurora, Baler, Philippines