When one mentions a “Hobbit house,” what usually comes to mind is the Lord of the Rings franchise with its scenic location, the Hobbiton movie set in New Zealand. Meanwhile, Siquijor also has some more exciting stories to tell. While New Zealand holds the original Hobbit houses, Kamp Aninipot plans to build its own Hobbit-inspired … More Hobbit Huts in Siquijor
In the next few weeks, Siquijor will celebrate its 45th birthday by virtue of Republic Act 6398 declaring Siquijor as an independent province on 17 September 1971. In modern times, Siquijor at age 45 is going strong and continues to grow because of its wonderful people and God’s given wealth of beauty. Siquijor is also … More Siquijor is getting older!
Being out in the trail with your mountain bike is fun and exciting. It’s a very rewarding experience but it is also one of those activities that involves some risks. As a friendly reminder before you hit the trail, please consider the following: Make sure you’re fit to ride or engage in any physically demanding … More Before you hit the trail
Our continued efforts to create a mountain bike trail at Kamp Aninipot is taking shape and is moving fairly well. Jim and his team got the guidance they needed to make this mountain bike trail safe and enjoyable with the coming on board of Sheldon Verano, a mountain bike aficionado himself who we connected through … More Kamp Aninipot’s MTB trail is taking shape
We are laying out the foundation for our facilities and amenities at Kamp Aninipot. In the next months, Siquijor will have its first family-friendly campground. Our dedicated and trusted workers under the leadership of Rene Boncales are doing what they can under the heat of the sun for us to enjoy this beautiful place in … More Laying out the foundation
Yes, we are digging it! Led by Jim Calunod, his group is slowly working with their light hand tools to build a mountain bike trail around the 1.8 hectares part of the campground. These are not professional trail builders and probably none of them tried riding a mountain bike before in a trail, but they … More We’re digging it!
Kamp Aninipot’s mountain bike trail creation has started a few weeks ago but, the presidential election and two town fiestas (Larena and Lazi) forced it to stop momentarily. This week we will resume building this trail so that our mountain bikers can begin testing and using it. The pictures below will give you a very … More Creating the Mountain Bike Trail
Kamp Aninipot is moving forward with its plan to open the first campground in Siquijor with last week’s completion of the road network inside the 1.8 hectares where tent sites will mostly be located and a mountain trail for beginners, however, given the orientation of the slopes and dips, even a seasoned rider might find … More Road network completed
Just when you thought you are done with climbing, there’s still a little more ways to go. About 150 meters more from the top of your initial climb is the peak of Kamp Aninipot. Once completed, this road network will give you access to the peak of the campground where you can see the magnificent … More Inside road network
After a few days of hard work under the sweltering heat, we now have an access road to our planned campground in Tacdog, Siquijor. This is a great climb to the top but the reward is worth it. There are a few words to describe this place as you reached the top and one of … More Making progress