Bohol Escapade Series: Simply Butterflies Conservation Center

Imagine walking through a beautifully landscaped lush garden with butterflies of different colours flying all around you. This is a dream come true for me at The Simply Butterflies Conservation Center located in Bilar, Bohol. Don’t get me wrong, I wasn’t exaggerating. Truth be told, this is my first time visiting a real butterfly garden, […]

Bohol Escapade Series: Close Encounter with the Philippine Tarsier

Meeting the Philippine tarsier (Tarsius syrichta), one of the smallest primates, is a must when visiting the island of Bohol. Why?  First, Philippine tarsiers are considered endangered animals. Second, they are endemic in the southern Philippines islands of Bohol, Samar, Leyte, and in Mindanao. Third, they have the largest eye-to-body ratio of all mammals that […]