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The Ruins

0 There’s something magical about this place. When I laid my eyes on THE RUINS, I had to stop. The noise around me started fading away, until I heard nothing but my heart, beating for this beauty. It’s been tagged as one of the world’s most fascinating ruins. And, it’s here in the Philippines. My […]

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Gerarda’s Awarded as Best Bohol Restaurant

3 It’s really no wonder why Gerarda’s Restaurant won the 2012 Best Restaurant of the Year Award. Gerarda’s doesn’t only provide a filling gastronomic experience, but the restaurant also effectively promotes Filipino cuisine. My 2013 visit to Bohol Province was deliciously complete because of Gerarda’s. My family and friends visited Bohol and we all agreed […]

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Loboc Riverwatch Floating Resto Part 2

0 Cruising Loboc River is truly sweeter the second time around. Fill your tummies with Boholano favorites, enjoy the view of the river, dance the tinikling and play the ukulele. All that, packed in this one hour and half experience tourists come back for. (Read about my first buffet-cruise experience in Loboc River, click here) […]

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Abatan River Firefly Watching Experience

0 Imagine a tree in the dark with lights blinking in waves. Just like a movie. That was my enchanting firefly watching experience in Abatan River in Bohol. My family, friends and I arrived a little past 6pm at the Abatan River Visitor Centre in Cortes Municipality, Bohol, on board our rented van. Approaching the […]

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Sky Ride, Suislide and the Plunge in Danao

5 Move from one edge of a cliff 200 meters high and onto the next cliff through Danao Adventure Park’s Sky Ride and Suislide. And find out why many back out from experiencing Danao’s most extreme activity, the Plunge. Sky Ride (Php250) The first activity I did with my family and friends was the simplest […]

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Root Climbing in Danao

1 Pushing my already exhausted body was never this fun. My fear of heights suddenly took a backseat because my focus was to reach the top. When I climbed the huge tree roots 15 meters high, adrenaline pumped. I couldn’t stop. Root climbing was definitely the highlight of my 2013 Bohol getaway at Danao Adventure […]

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Sandugo Shrine / Blood Compact Site

0 Men lifting cups with blood, celebrating with a toast, then bottoms up! Sounds like a scene from a vampire movie or vampire TV series. But it’s not. It’s actually a historical event in Bohol, something so important they made a monument to commemorate it. Tourists flock this place, stay here for a couple of […]

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Gerarda’s Restaurant

0 By far the best dinakdakan I’ve tasted, along with the delicious seafood kare-kare with crab fat, made my visit to Gerarda’s Restaurant worth it. Dinakdakan at Gerarda’s is prepared slightly different from the traditional dinakdakan. They have roast pork belly marinated in spices, spring onions, chili, tomatoes, ginger, salt, pepper, sugar, mayonnaise and calamansi. […]

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Harvest Sugarcanes in Negros

0 Spontaneity. It’s one of the ingredients for adventure. As long as it’s safe and doesn’t break any rules. And this is exactly what I did in Negros Occidental Province. I tried harvesting sugarcanes and tasted the sweetness of my labor. Negros Occidental Province is also known as the sugarbowl of the Philippines because it’s […]

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Panaad Park and Stadium

1  There’s a place in Bacolod City where you can get a glimpse of the whole Negros Occidental Province in just one park — the same park where many of our athletes train for their international competitions. Panaad Park and Stadium is the home of replicas featuring the landmarks of the cities and municipalities of […]

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