The Bicol Region is more than just the Mayon scenery and Pili nuts pasalubong. The region is composed of 6 major provinces – Albay, Catanduanes, Sorsgon, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, and Masbate. It has a rich historical culture with a wide variety of colorful traditions and amazing stories from the locals. In addition, the Bicolanos are also known for their local taste of spicy cuisines that our own mothers surely have in their cooking handbooks.
The Bicol Region, geographically situated at the tail of Luzon, has an abundance of natural perks from volcanoes, to amazing stretch of beaches, and to boondocks that saved the locals from several harsh calamities.
From conquering the hillside to driving through muddy trails, experience the best of Legazpi while keeping your freshness on point. Get ready to go on an adventure with your #FreshFaceON!
There’s more to Albay than Sili Ice Cream, Sili Fruit Shakes, Bicol Express, Pinangat and the famous Mayon Volcano. Exploring towns such as Legazpi, Camalig, Daraga and Bacacay can bring an entirely different, extensive, historical and memorable Albay experience.
Here are 10 sites you probably haven’t been to (nor heard of), but definitely have to see and experience when you’re in the Bicol Region.
Best known for its stunningly perfect cone volcano, Mt. Mayon, and spicy delicacies such as Bicol Express and Sili Ice Cream, Albay Province has more to offer that you would expect. To give justice and life to our rich culture and history make Albay a part of your travel bucketlist.