Mention Mindanao to some Filipinos, especially those who have never stepped on any part of the island, and you will see a face of bewilderment. But when the brave one says “I’ve been there and it is a paradise”, it quickly turns to genuine surprise. For truly, Mindanao is an island of great surpriseS!
Here we are endowed with natural wonders that would you make feel one with earth. Name it, we have it – verdant mountains and rolling hills, uninhabited islands and pristine beaches, majestic waterfalls and enchanting lakes, volcanoes, hotspring, coldspring, wild rivers, and more – name it, we have it. We have everything here.
But that’s not all, our island is home to different groups of indigenous people in the Philippines. This is home to different vivid and vibrant cultures that define our diversity and uniqueness as Mindanawans. But even so, all of us live in harmony and in peace. Here, there is unity in diversity.
Inspired by the sights, sounds and colors of our Island Mindanao, we are collating our wonderful experiences as we wander around the many exciting sights and destinations in the island and share these inspiring beautiful stories to the world. We call this “Experience MindaNOW: Inspiring the WORLD with our Beautiful Stories from Mindanao”.
We will travel to discover not only the stunning and interesting sights of our island but we will immerse ourselves with our brothers and sisters in different cultural communities, hoping to be one with them, eat with them, live with them, share their wanting, dreams and aspirations as a people, with the promise that when we leave, we tell the world of their stories.
JOIN us as we move around our Island exploring beautiful places and experiencing culture at its best. These are our stories from MINDANAO. These can also be yours.
Experience Mindanao. Experience it NOW!