Malamawi Island, Basilan
Malamawi Island may not be as enticing in comparison to other famous beach resorts in Mindanao owing to some security issues, nonetheless, this shouldn’t hinder anyone from unleashing the beauty that this secluded island has to offer. Prepare for an out of the ordinary adventure in Basilan, Isabela and be surprised by its wonderful seascapes.
Panampangan Island, Tawi-Tawi
Photo by Basil Villacortes Sali
Discover the famous crescent-shaped island in white sand dotted at the municipality of Sapa-Sapa of Tawi-Tawi. Panampangan Island is well known for beachgoers who take pleasure in island-hopping and exploring sights that are unspoilt thus also named Virgin Island.
ARMM TOURISM COUNCIL ORGANIZED. Mrs. Juana Sahali, Chairperson of the Tourism Council of Tawi-tawi, recently got elected chairperson of the ARMM Tourism Council. A day after her induction, we briefly discussed broad strokes that would prioritize a two-year action plan anchored on realities on the ground. ARMM Tourism Assistant Secretary Maria Theresa K. Sakkalahul who is charge of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-tawi (BaSulTa) agreed to focus on doing an inventory of sights and attractions that are considered low hanging fruits for development and to work closely with LGUs in ensuring security and the development of tour circuits matched with priority target markets. We likewise agreed to align ARMM tourism plans following the same framework used in creating the National Tourism Development Plan") #mindanaoparadise #ARMMtourism #womenpower