17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Bancas climbing up the hill in Itbayat Island, Batanes, Philippines

The Photo was taken at Itbayat Island, Batanes, Philippines. It is located at the northernmost part of the Philippines. Being a cliff island, it has no shore where they can park their banca for fishing. The people developed a concrete staircase where they can park their fishing vessel.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2019
Date Uploaded: 09.2019
Photo Location: Itbayat Island, Philippines, Philippines
Camera: NIKON Df
Copyright: © Ariel Lubi