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My Zamboanga Sibugay article in Mabuhay magazine

Situbo Falls in Zamboanga del Norte is just one hour from Ipil

While I have been a regular photo contributor to Philippine Airline’s inflight magazine, Mabuhay, this is the first time that I have contributed an article.

The write up focuses on the young province of Zamboanga Sibugay which was carved out from Zamboanga del Sur about a decade ago. While its not a major story, it does tell you what to expect, more or less in the province. The province’s waterfalls are still inaccessible but there are stunning ones in Zamboanga del Norte and Zamboanga City that are just near Ipil, Zambo Sibugay’s capital.

Composite page spread of my first travel article with Mabuhay Magazine

Estan Cabigas is freelance photographer, blogger and writer based in Makati City, the Philippines. A true blue Cebuano, he makes stunning images and meaningful photo stories. His work has been published in local and international publications including National Geographic Magazine, Geo (Germany), Sunday Times Magazine (London) and other publications. He is also a peripatetic traveler and has traveled to all 81 Philippines provinces. I'm open for work, collaborations and inquiries, including hotel, restaurant and site features and reviews.

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