Posts Tagged:weekend

Event Alert: Sell and Swap in Baler

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Ian Penn

Event Alert: The Ian Penn Hostel Tour


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See you in Baler!

EVENT ALERT: Farewell to the North Swell

Come and join the Circle in Baler this February 16 to 18, 2018 as we start to say farewell to the North Swell. We’ve got lots of activities lined up including yoga with Ghia Nabong, Read More

Chef Grai

Event Alert: Chef Grai @ Baler!

Block off November 18, 2017 because you’re going to Baler to learn how to make delicious dishes (and one drink) from our guest chef Grai Alvar.

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Tribes and Treks: September Dates

Trek through the beautiful volcanic ash valleys of Zambales to the 3,000 hectare ancestral domain lands of the Aetas to help them re-grow a rainforest. Try their local food, learn their songs and dances;

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When we met our new travel buddies!

There Are No Strangers: Jowel and Pepper’s Travel Tale

Words and photos from hostel guest Jowel:

Me & my friend Pepper visited The Circle Hostel in Zambales on November last year to join the Tribes & Treks and to experience what was it like to be part of the “Circle.”

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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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One Woman’s Solo Travel Experience

We asked Lahaina Jacob to share her solo travel thoughts with us after we read about it on her Instagram account. If reading it inspires you to take that solo trip,

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Tribes July 2017

Tribes and Treks Dates: July

It’s never too early to plan your July trips! Join us for #TribesAndTreks and experience traveling with a purpose. Get to know the Aetas of Yangil, Zambales, learn about their culture,

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

San Felipe, Zambales,

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