The Philippines has a unique biodiversity due to its weather, and land-from created by rivers, volcanic eruptions, and another natural occurrence. From North in Luzon to South in Mindanao, the country boasts some of the most beautiful and scenic attractions not only on its watershed reserves that include falls, but also its beautiful rivers. Kayaking and boating in some of the Philippines’ longest and largest rivers are a one of a lifetime experience every nature lover much try. The following is the list of ten longest and largest rivers in the Philippines that worth the exploring. 10. Davao River (160 km) The Davao River is the third largest river catchment on the Island of Mindanao, and is the 10th longest river in the Philippines. It drains an area of over 1700 km² with a
Looking for a reliable handyman online is not an easy job here in the Philippines as this kind of business is still in its infancy period. Although many individuals offer their carpentry, plumbing, electrical, and other related services, there is only a handful of reliable companies who actually offer this type of service. If you are living in a countryside, or in some provincial areas outside Metro Manila, looking for some repairman through a friend is easy and almost instant. But what if you are living in the heart of Metro Manila, or in some other big cities like Cebu and don’t know anyone, or have no friend who knows someone who does this? The following list can offer you help during your dire need of an electrician or a plumber. If you don’t know someone, I advise you to
Motorcycles in the Philippines are becoming the main mode of transportation by Filipinos and the number of motorcycles running on the streets daily has doubled in the last five years according to the Land Transportation Office (LTO) data. Owning a motorcycle nowadays is very easy and even jobless people are allowed to take the mortgage as long as they can pay monthly. While owning a motorcycle is easy, maintaining is not if the owner lacks knowledge. A simple mistake in selecting maintenance consumables like oil can lead to a major problem that can shorten your motorcycle’s life. Here, we provide the top 10 best motorcycle engine oils recommended by experts here in the Philippines. Aside from experts’ opinion, this writer is also a motorcycle enthusiast and has been owning a nu
If you are traveling anywhere within Metro Manila area, it is always better to know the nearest auto repair shop in case of breakdown along the busy streets. Having a car trouble anywhere inside Metro Manila is a nightmare for every motorist as towing companies are always vigilant waiting for their possible prey. Don’t wait til your car break down especially when traveling at high-speed along NLEX, C5, or SLEX. Print this list and put it always together with your car registration papers so anytime you need to contact a mechanic, you just consult this list. The following are the top and some of the best auto repair shops within Metro Manila area. Ziebart / CarSavers Makati Car Service in Makati, Philippines Address: Ziebart House Ground Floor, 2226 Chino Roces Ave, Makati Phone:
Moving from one place to another with all those furniture and whatnots is a tough work to do especially if you need a lot of hands to do so. Hiring a random vehicle owner is not reliable compared to hiring a moving company. There are a number of horrible stories even in other nations about movers robbing their customers so one must be very careful in selecting the best people to handle your things. Companies or even small business who do moving works for several years have honed skills on how to handle household things, especially those fragile housewares. So, if need people who are reliable, dependable, skilled, and honest to move your things, the following lists of moving companies in Metro Manila and Luzon can help you decide who to pick. Contact numbers are provided so you jus...
There are around 30 million Internet and 67 million Facebook users in the Philippines according to several online sources making the country the most number of Internet users in South East Asia. Before the government banned adult sites a couple of years ago, porn sites dominated the top 10 most visited websites in the Philippines as many Filipinos love to watch porn. There are tens of thousands of bloggers in the country but only a few maintain their blogs after a year or two – making Filipinos one of the most inconsistent bloggers in the world. When Android started to dominate the mobile networking world, the number of Filipino Internet users also doubled, but normal Facebook users who use Android applications are not considered Internet users as they are not blowing search engin
Hiring a security guard for your business or home is a crucial and important decision to make. Not only that you are putting your business to the hands of other people, you also count them for your own safety and security. Whether you are in Metro Manila, Cebu, Bacolod, Iloilo, Davao, or any part of the country, you can always hire a good agency that would protect your family and business and could give you a peace of mind. With so many unregistered and fake security agencies operating in the country, it is always important to do prior research before selecting a company for your protection. Here is the list of some of the most reliable security and investigation agencies in the Philippines. Some of these companies also offer armored vehicle services, janitorial, and even home...
Pinay beauty is at its best, but many Filipino women still love to enhance their beauty. No wonder, skin care clinics in the country are almost everywhere, and are usually found in huge malls near your place. But before you chose, it is important that the process is safe and can provide the best results. Nevertheless, the price also matters. To help you chose, we at OKD2 asked our female followers from different parts of Metro Manila and asked them the derma clinics they usually visit or plan to visit. Well, you probably know some of them. But it’s interesting to know you have other options. So without further ado, below is our list of best skin care clinics in the Philippines. #1 Belo Medical Group Without a doubt, Belo Medical Group is the most famous skin clinic in the Philippi
There are 145 cities of the Philippines as of September 30, 2016. Thirty-three of these are Highly Urbanized Cities (HUC), five are Independent Component Cities (ICC), with the rest being Component Cities (CC) of their respective provinces. Of 33 component cities, 12 located in Negros Occidental and one of five independent cities – the Bacolod City. The following is the top 20 biggest cities outside Greater Manila Area (GMA). GMA includes parts of Cavite, Laguna, Batangas to the South, and parts of Rizal, Bulacan, and Pampanga to the North. #1. Davao City The home of President Rodrigo Duterte has a total population of 1.65 million 2,443.61 km2. Davao City topped in population and land area. Davao is considered high-urbanized city. #2. Zamboanga City Zambonga City is the bi
Music piracy in the Philippines resulted into a big loss for local musicians and producers alike, but this does not mean artists should stop producing good music. Although the Filipino artists’ creativity has been in steady decline, still, many continue to fight and came up successful. Although the popularity of the Original Pilipino Music is a thing of the past, still, the Philippine music industry continues to try to make innovations. Young singers like Julia Ann San Jose, Gerphil Flores, and several others are bringing the Filipino music to another different level. May we have lost the popularity of jukebox but still our music has its own rich history. Here we provide the list of top 20 highest selling local albums created by Filipino artists #1. Christmas in Our Hearts