Visayas

Tomar Tapas X Bar: A New Reason to Love Amorita Resort in Panglao, Bohol

Posted on August 24, 2016

Leveling up its guest experience, Amorita Resort introduces Tomar Tapas x Bar, a wine and tapas bar, located above the resort’s poolside restaurant, Saffron. The award-winning luxury boutique resort at the southeastern end of Bohol’s famed Alona Beach is the flagship property of One-Of Collection. Located right above the restaurant, the bar (which takes its name from the Spanish for “to take”) was only opened last April, completing the second phase of its expansion. The launching of AirAsia’s latest inflight merchandiseRead More

AirAsia Now Offers Sunnies Sunglasses and Other Trendy Travel Must-Haves!

Posted on August 23, 2016

Travel in style with the newest inflight merchandise when you fly AirAsia – the world’s best low-cost carrier for eight consecutive years! The airline has unveiled its latest inflight products, which includes almost every millennial jetsetter needs. In partnership with Sunnies Studios, AirAsia is now offering sunglasses for only P399 and they come in trendy colors and designs. To celebrate the partnership, marketing officials from Sunnies and AirAsia held a media launch in Amorita Resort in Bohol with the airline crew showingRead More

Win Tickets to Invasion Cebu 2016, the Biggest Electronic Music Festival on Sinulog Sunday!

Posted on January 12, 2016

It’s festival season and one of the country’s biggest party tours comes home to where it all started – Cebu, Queen City of the South. Dance to the beat, feel your heart race and party with the biggest names in EDM all on one spectacular stage. This is Invasion Cebu! From a simple gathering in Cebu with a small sound system in 2011, Invasion has grown into a four-city tour (Davao, Bacolod, Cebu and Iloilo) and a massive celebration withRead More

Sandugo Festival 2015: Commemorating the Historic Blood Compact of Bohol

Posted on August 6, 2015

Every month of July, Tagbilaran City – the provincial capital of Bohol – rouses for a festive celebration called the Sandugo Festival, commemorating the historic sandugo or blood compact between Spanish conquistador Miguel Lopez de Legazpi and local chieftain Datu Sikatuna on March 16, 1565. A traditional way of forging alliances between pre-colonial Filipino leaders, the sandugo was executed by drawing blood from the left arm of both leaders with a dagger and adding a few drops into a cup of wine, whichRead More

Henann Resort Alona Beach: Luxury at Large on Panglao Island, Bohol

Posted on July 31, 2015

The newest luxury resort in Bohol is also the biggest. Aiming to bring the hotel brand nationwide, the Henann Group of Resorts has opened Henann Resort Alona Beach on Panglao Island  – its first property outside Boracay. The resort will have its grand opening in August 2015. While enjoying the festivities of the Sandugo Festival 2015, courtesy of AirAsia and Bohol Provincial Tourism Office, our group enjoyed a three-night stay at the brand-new accommodation, which is currently in its soft opening period.Read More

Hinigaran, Negros Occidental: Admiring the Grandeur of St. Mary Magdalene Church

Posted on July 20, 2015

On my long bus trip from Bacolod to Sipalay to visit Sugar Beach and go scuba diving, I couldn’t help but notice the town church of Hinigaran – dubbed as the “Gateway to Southern Negros” – so I made sure to drop by on my return. Admired from the outside, St. Mary Magdalene Church is a squat and imposing structure sitting right at the edge of the National Highway. The church was first established in 1848, constructed out of light materials.Read More