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Church in Cambulo Village, Banaue, Ifugao Province, Philippines
Philippines

The original home of Black Pencil Project (www.blackpencilproject.org)

A 4 hour trek from the Kinakin jump-off, the long winding road ends in a waiting shed, overlooking the small town. Laid back, no electricty, no cellular signal, nothing. Peace and tranquility.

Copyright: Edwin karganilla jr.
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Chargée: 30/01/2012
Mis à jour: 19/02/2012
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