I remember that time of my life when I was always on a hurry catching flights, cautious about bus and boat schedules, never had the chance to unpack my luggage and just go on travel after travel. Nope, it wasn’t a leisure travel but a business trip. But being young and crazy as we were then, side trips always came first. #Sorrynotsorry ;p
Me and my three colleagues/travel buddies were given an assignment in southern part of Mindanao. Well most people from Luzon and Visayas find it scary to even just spend a day in it caused by all the terrifying stories of terrorism heard on the news. The news were true but crimes do happen everywhere and not just in Mindanao. One must be reminded that there are still communities there who were living harmoniously just like the rest of the country. People out there, as heavily diversed as they are, still want peace as much as we do. During our month long stay, we get to see the beauty of the south, experience the warmth and charm of the people and collect memories that we will always take with us for the rest of our lives.
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