We started our trip from Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City
The residential area of Davao City that surrounds Francisco Bangoy International Airport.
The main highway linking Davao City and North Cotabato. Mt Apo is towering in the horizon but it is hiding behind the clouds when I took this photo at around 2:30pm.
The vast farm lands of Davao
Pan-Philippine Highway traversing the vast plains of Davao del Norte. This road links Davao provinces to Agusan and Compostela Valley.
The urban jungle of Tagum City
Sarawak River flows towards Tagum, Davao Del Norte. The road is heading towards Mati, Davao Oriental, passing through the town of Pantukan, Compostela Valley
This is the terrain in Compostela Valley Province
The fertile plains of Davao Del Norte are covered by vast banana plantations . You can see Davao Gulf that separates Mabini town and Panabo.
Lasang River drains here. Samal Island is in the horizon.
Seated behind the pilot, I took this photo of the lead chopper as it approaches Davao City
The island-paradise of Samal
Sasa Ferry Terminal