You’ve probably dreamt of going to New Zealand to find enjoyment, or even have this written on your bucket list of places to visit. But we all know how hard and costly it is to go there.
That’s alright! If you’re looking for a place that will help you ease your mind there’s a hidden gem found in San Marcelino, Zambales that has New Zealand-like wonders to offer.
The relaxing place where you can find tranquility amidst the hustle in the urban is just four hours away from Manila. You will be able to experience the rich beauty and history of Mapanuepe Lake by riding a bus going to Zambales and from there, you’ll have forty-five-minute travel through a tricycle going to Brgy. Anglao where the campsite is hidden.
Calming scenery from Nature
The scenery of Mapanuepe Lake will have you gasping for air. By just looking at the God-given wonders of this place, you would want to relocate here. Just being here will help you appreciate the simplicity of living in a place where you can experience its rawest form.
As a camping site, Mapanuepe Lake offers you an experience of nature’s simple treasures by pitching a tent, swimming, kayaking, sightseeing, and even fishing by the lake.
Imagine being in an environment where you get to have the most perfect view every day. The fresh air coming from the trees, those golden rays of sun touching your skin, the smell of a charcoal grilling, and the sound of laughter from the people you love in this solace-like place will immediately make you relaxed, relieved, and enjoy this trip to its fullest.
Breathing Space in Our Overly Active World
As situated at the foot of Mt. Pinatubo, you can see the full view of its vast green landscape which is really soothing to the eyes. You just have to unwind and let yourself find that perfect spot where you can captivate the sunset.
With its majestic beauty, you can feel the mental inertia that allows you to savor the moment without any guilt. This space enables you to rest, relax, reflect for a while and sense the joy it brings.
Don’t let yourself take away the peaceful escape that Zambales has in store for you, if you want to free your mind try exploring other places in Zambales.
Mikkah is an aspiring researcher in the making. A young writer who is fueled by a passion for writing and creating content that will give a meaningful experience to the readers. She extremely believes that everything she does is by God's grace alone.