Posts Tagged:zambales

Ian Penn

Event Alert: The Ian Penn Hostel Tour


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One Million Lights Distribution in Zambales

With One Million Lights, we went to visit the Aetas of Banawen and Lobong-Anangka to give them light.

Our 4×4 got stuck in the river twice,

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Contest Time: Pre-Christmas Giveaway

Join our pre-Christmas giveaway contest for a shot at winning a shirt and cap bundle!

Here’s how that works:
1) Share a photo of your Circle sticker, cap,

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Pop-up Alert: Crafternoon in Zambales

Crafternoon at #TheCircleHostel in #Zambales this weekend! Check out pieces made by our down-the-road neighbor Luntian Handcraft and have Faust Olecram create a permanent piece of art on you!

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ALBUM: Return of the South Swell 2017

Just a sneak peek of the Return of the South Swell celebration we held in Zambales last weekend.

Thank you to everyone who came to share in the good vibes!

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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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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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Tribes and Treks: June 2017 Dates

Make your Saturdays away more meaningful and join us for #TribesAndTreks in #Zambales! Learn about the Aeta culture, enjoy hiking through a raw landscape, swim in a river and help replant an ancestral rainforest!

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

San Felipe, Zambales,

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