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Trail Running Philippines : Salomon X-Trail Run 2013 – Hamilo Coast, Batangas

I haven't done any trail running in a while but it's undeniably great exercise so here I go again spreading some exciting news from our friends in the marketing industry. :) Salomon, the world's top trail running brand is coming up with the most technical road to trail running event in the Philippines this March 23, 2013. It will be held at the breathtaking Hamilo Coast, Nasugbu, Batangas.

I just got home a few minutes ago from a test run conducted by Salomon in cooperation with the management of Hamilo Coast. With me were runner bloggers and other members of the Philippine press. Here's a sneak peak of the scenic but grueling routes:

General Description of the Route : 
"A tour of the roads, hills, mountains and valleys around Hamilo Coast. The trail sections overlooking the cove are steep and technical, with sharp and loose rocks, roots and thick foilage, but the view if you need to stop and rest is worthwhile."

Route Sections :  

Trail - "New trail rout…

Guest Post : Cheap Ibiza Holidays: How to Bag the Best Bargain

January and early February is one of the best times to browse online for your summer sojourn. At a time when it’s all too easy to get dragged into the post Christmas and New Year slump, add a little more sparkle to your winter by browsing online for cheapholiday deals.
CheapIbiza holidays are the ideal choice for those travelling on a budget and eager to feel the sand between their toes. Located just over an hour away from the UK, Ibiza is one of the three main tourist islands of the Balearics, situated just off the east coast of mainland Spain.
Thanks to its nifty spot in the Mediterranean, the Balearics boast their own mini climate, offering striking summer sunshine with highs reaching well over 30 degrees C.
If you are hoping to travel between the months of June and late September, you are almost guaranteed glorious weather to fit perfectly with the stretches of soft sugary sands that Ibiza has to offer.
Unless you are travelling to Ibiza with the aim of partying hard for a week or tw…

Guest Post : Family Escapes

So it’s that time of year again when you’re looking for a family escape. Perhaps you’re after a holiday home in France where you can enjoy park facilities and kids’ activities by the bucketload. Or maybe you’d rather a low-cost jaunt to the Spanish coast where you can watch your little ones play in the shallow shores. Or perhaps you prefer rolling countryside over seascapes, and the chance to go charging up hill and down dale before settling down to a picnic. 
Whatever you’re looking for, there’s always a huge choice on offer thanks to the thriving tourism market - and that means plenty of cheap family holidays to wonderful destinations right across the globe. 
Let’s look at Spain for instance. Here you’ve got an abundance of fantastic family-friendly resorts complete with first-rate hotel clubs with qualified staff and day-long schedules of activities to keep the little ones occupied. While the youngsters are busy learning new sports, draining their energy in the soft play centres or m…