Camotes Island Unlocked

When most people think of living on an island, they think of tropical weather, beautiful scenery, and relaxation.  However, Beyond just the scenery, it is the people who make an island a beautiful place as the friendly locals would say, “welcome”. For those of you backpackers who seek an exotic paradise, there can be nowhere on Earth that…

Trekking at Usmad River, Argao

Experience a mixture of water challenges, sightseeing, swimming, and rock balancing along the shady beautiful river of Usmad, Argao, Cebu  a two hour bus drive  from the South Bus Terminal and when you get there look for motorcycle (habal-habal) or tricycle to transport yo to the river.  I suggest an early morning trip so you can enjoy  the…

Sinulog 2013 Best of the Bests

Tribu Lingganay of Alang-alang, Leyte, Representing Lingganay Festival hailed as champion for the 2nd time in “free-interpretation”. innovation, versatility and their precise movements made them won again. Lumad basakanon of Basak San Nicolas landed 2nd place with two special awards best in musicality and best in costume presenting their “The Creation” Concept with a bird like glittering costume. Lumad Basakanon is an all-time favorite…

Sinulog sa kabataan 2013

Sinulog sa kabataan sa Dakbayan 2013 winners ELEMENTARY DIVISION Grand Champion: Mabolo Elemementary Schoo 2nd Place Winner: Guadalupe Elementary School 3rd Place Winner: Cebu City Central School 4th Place Winner: Regino Mercado Elementary School 5th Place Winner: Basak Community Elementary School Special Awards Best in Costume: Cebu City Central School Best in Musicality: Mabolo Elemementary School SECONDARY DIVISION Grand Champion: Apas National High…

2012 Year-End Post

As we wait for the year to end and welcome another year–it is the perfect time to sit back and reflect memories of our ‘good old days’ of 2012 and bring those memories back to life. Busy, Happy and Loved ; few words to describe”my 2012 experience. There were big surprises that made my 2012 complete which i…

Revisiting Imelda’s Hometown House

The Santo Niño Shrine, one of the 29 presidential rest houses that the late Pres. Ferdinand Marcos had built. It was built for his wife Imelda Marcos, Who was born in Tacloban, there are 13 guest rooms with varies motifs representing the different regions of the country.The whole house was furnished with a multitude of…

Philippine stamps

In the time where high technology communication is not yet available, people around the world used letters to exchange communication. A stamp, a small piece of paper that is purchased and displayed on an item of mail as evidence of payment usually at the top right corner of the mail. Typically, stamps are made from special paper with…

Pintados-Kasadyaan Festival : “Alive Again”

Book your airline tickets and hotel rooms now as it is now official, Pintados-Kasadyaan Festival 2012 will be “Alive and kicking again” on June 27, 2012 that this year’s Pintados-Kasadyaan Festival of Festivals will be more than the usual festival showcasing their world-class performance at the Leyte Sports Complex, Tacloban City. The festival of festivals brings together the…

A walk at Roxas Boulevard, Manila

Random photos at the streets of  “roxas” Cultural Center of the Philippines (Left) or more commonly known by its original name of Folk Arts Theater. CCP is the center for the performing arts of the whole country and this is the premier venue for ballet presentations, concerts, stage plays, different performances, exhibits and trade fairs. (Star City,…

Sinapdan Island, Leyte

Sinapdan Island Leyte : A small island between the mountains and sea.  Sinapdan is one of the islets near San Juanico bridge. It’s about a 10 minute pump-boat  ride from the port of Tacloban City.  This island is a destination of fun, bonding and leisure time with family and friends. Everyone has a place where…

I Was There : Patio Victoria Beach Resort

I have been here before and i’m back again for more ^_^ (see this Link about my past post about this resort : https://kabyahe.wordpress.com/2011/11/18/hidden-beauty-of-patio-victoria-beach-resort/. I love the ambiance of the resort. The old historical world  feeling with the tropical flair. The resort is beautifully manicured and very well maintained.  We dined there and the food was good…