Savoy Hotel Mactan has extended the #BreakfastForHeroes & #BatallaOfMactan offers till June 30! What better way to commemorate the heroism of Lapulapu on the occasion of the 500th Battle of Mactan than with a gustatory celebration showcasing the best of Cebuano cuisine! Executive Chef June and his team at the Savoy Hotel Mactan has prepared a delectable smorgasbord that will surely make you visit and have a memorable food experience at the hotel that highlights fresh and local ingredients as well as Cebuano culture and…Continue Reading “Savoy Hotel Mactan #BreakfastForHeroes & #BatallaOfMactan you will surely love”

Bluewater Maribago Beach Resort

GUYS!!! CEBU IS BACK!!! Yes! My beloved home province is having a grand travel sale this March-April 2021 with its I LOVE CEBU Online Travel Sale! And what’s on offer? Vouchers with huge discounts from top and well loved hotel brands, both local and international, and tours around the province! And what makes this promo very much worth your buck? It’s valid till April 30, 2022! Yes, while we are still in a pandemic, the arrival of vaccines and better health protocols have made opening…Continue Reading “I LOVE CEBU Online Travel Sale this March-April 2021!!!”

iloilo food memories

Looking back at the year 2020, one of the memorable things I have is about Iloilo food. I’ve been to Iloilo several times and it is one of my favorite places to visit: heritage, culture, and of course, delicious food. Last year, I was there in January and February before the imposed lockdown in March, one of my last travel destinations. And food in Iloilo City is one of the things I always look forward to. Linabog and local Iloilo food at Sea Breeze When…Continue Reading “Iloilo food memories of 2020, delicious food trips”

Bohol travel memories

It was an apt beginning of that year. A Bohol travel to start 2020. After doing minor features for an inflight magazine, I was given this major story to shoot: Bohol through the eyes of a local. So, together with him and the writer from Manila, we went around Tagbilaran and nearby municipalities with Carmen the farthest we visited. 2020 Bohol travel Although I’ve been visiting Bohol every year either for leisure or business, the 2020 January trip was my last. We all know what…Continue Reading “Bohol travel memories of 2020, looking back”

National Museum Bohol

It was a delightful experience as I entered for the first time the Old Provincial Capitol of Bohol in Tagbilaran City. In its current form, it is the new exhibition and office space of the National Museum Bohol. The structure is bright and airy. Spacious and fully airconditioned. But it wasn’t always like this. The Old Provincial Capitol was constructed in 1860 to house the tribunal and garrison of the Spanish forces there. Construction materials included coral stones, lime, bricks, roofing tiles and banaba beams….Continue Reading “The National Museum Bohol is at a beautiful home in Tagbilaran”