Category Archives: Batad

Closer Look at Batad Village

Going Down to the Village of Batad

This would only be my second time in the UNESCO World Heritage site listed Batad Rice Terraces. The tricycle brought me to the junction after a rugged road of alternating…

The View from the Saddle

Heading Back to Banaue

After one an a half hour of gruelling walk back to the Saddle from the village of Batad, I finally made it back with time to spare. The jeepney was…

Magnificent View of the Surrounding Mountains in Batad

Climbing Back Out of Batad

Even before I went to Batad this time, there was an impending typhoon, though it hasn’t made landfall yet, there was a threat that it would pass through the Ifugao…

Village at the Foot of the Batad Rice Terraces

Exploring Batad Rice Terraces

Just after I got to Simon’s Inn I decided to do a little exploration. I actually wanted to visit the beautiful Tappia falls which I literally needed to cross a…