Ever since from the start until
now, Access Computer College is one
of the finest schools that never lacks
out of educational tours because of its
aim to educate beyond classrooms.
Ilocos Norte and Ilocos Sur
are always part of our tour because it
possesses a beauty that every student
desires to visit. Even in a survey, lot
of students are excitedly yearned to
go to this places. Aside from the wellknown places and beautiful sceneries,
are foods and condiments which are
in the town - the Sukang Iloko and
the so called Longganisang Vigan.
plus the Royal Bibingka.
This March, an act was performed
for all graduating students to travel
at the said tour destinations - Ilocos
Norte and Ilocos Sur.
In Access cubao2, it reached
five batches due to the number of
students who participated in this tour.
And on the said date, March 18 to
21, the last batch of the tour; it was
shown that many students had
participated than those who did not join.
Students did really enjoy their
tour especially to the well-known places like Bantay Bell Tower which
is located in Ilocos Sur. Bantay
Church is also known as St. Agustines
church, the place is also famous as
the Shrine of Our Lady of Patroness.
And it is the oldest church in the entire
region of Ilocos. Balwarte ni Chavit,
located at Vigan Ilocos Sur, an interactive wildlife sanctuary and facility
with the view of its fascinating trees
and green at the heart of Vigan Ilocos
Sur. There are so many things one
can do specially interacting with
Hidden Garden also located at
Vigan Ilocos Sur, a place where there
are plants and clay pots which they
called Burnay Jars. There is also a
restaurant which you can relax
because of its beautiful facade.
Paoay Church located in
Paoay, Ilocos Norte is one of the
famous tourist destinations and a
world’s heritage site.
Malacanang of the North,
during the Marcos Era was built with
retreat houses which serve as their
The Wind Mills of Bangui; if there is one that is synonymous seen
in Kapurpurawan is no other than the
iconic windmills. Kapurpuwaran
Rock formation is also located in
Ilocos Norte. It is an art of nature
featuring a landscape of smooth ivory
limestone. In just about 1.5 kilometers
away from Laoag City a rock
formation by the beach like a surface
sculpted by nature.
Aside from the beauty of the
scenery of the so called northern
region, one thing that the students
are very excited of was the celebration of their grad ball. A night of
joyous moments for students because
each and every one of them has the
chance to show their talents and their
alluring night gowns for them to be
beautifully dressed. This event gave an
opportunity to the students to showcase
their talents and skills and how they
had managed to be confidently beautiful.
There were competitions for the Face
of the Night, Dress of the Night, and
The King and Queen of the Night.
The students were also given
the chance to swim for some refreshing
feeling in the pool where they all had
Learning outside the school is
one of the best ways to explore greater
things beyond the comfort zone. It
exhibits the environment and history
of our country by exploring its
ACCESS Computer and
Technical Colleges holds a big
achievements on sending educational
tour to the 4th year students like me
by enriching my knowledge to some
historical and meaningful places in
our country. Not only this year but
Our school had again proved
that we are not just for classroom
learning but also beyond the four corners of the room. With the help of our
professors and tour guides, we managed a safe and successful tour.
Julienne Lois Narcelles, ACCESS