The Many Wonders of Manolo Fortich

The colorful towers of the Manolo Fortich Centennial Plaza

In my younger years, I spent some good times in Manolo Fortich. But that was way back the early 80s and the memories are quite hazy already. All I remember is my cousins and I immensely enjoyed the trips as we rode on my dad’s Ford Bronco. We usually went there in the summer to… Continue reading The Many Wonders of Manolo Fortich

El Salvador’s One-Stop Shop

The one-stop shop; the perfect stopover.

Back in the late 80s and early 90s, when we were still living in Metro Manila and my dad was still working for San Miguel Beer, we would regularly travel to Cavite and Batangas (almost) every summer for the company’s family day outings. One of my favorite stopovers was the Petron Treats convenience store somewhere… Continue reading El Salvador’s One-Stop Shop

Royal Panda: An Asian Dining Experience in Manticao

About a month or so ago, my blogger and media friends and I were invited to try a new dining place in Manticao, Misamis Oriental. I was excited about the idea that there’s finally a place travelers can stop over to recharge before continuing their road trip. When we arrived at the venue, I was… Continue reading Royal Panda: An Asian Dining Experience in Manticao

Balingasag Fashion Expo Now on Its 4th Year

Four years ago, some well-meaning citizens of Balingasag, Misamis Oriental came up with the idea of organizing a fashion show featuring local talents. The group, composed of Balingasagnons from different fields of expertise, thought that such an event would be an ideal venue for showcasing the talents and skills of the town’s residents. To make… Continue reading Balingasag Fashion Expo Now on Its 4th Year