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Gideon Lasco

gideon Dr. Gideon Lasco is the main man and author behind www.PinoyMountaineer.com, the country’s foremost website for all things related to hiking in the Philippines. A medical doctor by profession, Gideon indulges his love for travel and the outdoors through frequent climbs and trips both here and abroad. He shares tips and experiences on the web site with other enthusiasts, cultivating an online community with a shared love for trekking and climbing. Gideon is currently developing and completing a series of guidebooks with the Dispatch Media Group, the publishing arm of C.O.R.E. that will feature hiking in the Philippines. The first of the series titled Day Hikes and Nature Walks around Manila will be released soon. To know more about Gideon and Hiking in the Philippines, visit www.pinoymountaineer.com

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