Bon Homie @ Banaybanay

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Banaybanay, Davao Oriental’s Beach Paradise Travel to a new beach haven in Banaybanay, Davao Oriental— Bonhomie Leisure and Resort. Bonhomie in French means a pleasant and affable disposition; geniality. Seeing and being in Bonhomie Leisure and Resort in Puntalinao, Banaybanay, Davao Oriental certainly put me in a better and more […]

A Priest, a Motorcycle and Yolanda

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Fr. Edgar thought he saw the worst of Yolanda in its 3 hour onslaught on his town. He never imagined that the devastation was far worse in nearby villages and towns. After celebrating the Sunday Mass, Fr. Edgar rode on his motorcycle and planned to deliver Mass in other parishes […]

11 Must-Visit Places in Davao City

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Do you know where to go in one of the most beautiful cities in the Philippines? I love Davao City. The system works there. It’s clean. People follow the rules. Taxi drivers give you change down to the last centavo. I felt safe. And I can go on and on… […]

Explore Bicol and Palawan Right from Your TV Screen

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In just the past year, four primetime dramas have brought the beauty of various Philippine destinations right on our TV screen. Indeed, television is every viewer’s small window to the rest of the world and teleseryes are no different. We have all enjoyed the beauty of San Vicente, Palawan through the eyes […]

Three Stars And A Sun: What Do They Mean?

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The famous “Three Stars and a Sun” was originally a symbol of the Katipuneros fighting for the independence of the country. The three stars signify the three principal islands of the archipelago during the time the flag was first flown: Luzon, Mindanao, and Panay. The sun symbolizes the efforts of all […]

The Galapagos of Asia: Sibuyan Island

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Located literally at the heart of the Philippine archipelago, Sibuyan in Romblon province is an island blessed with a uniquely rich biodiversity and unparalleled beauty. It’s commonly dubbed as the Galapagos of Asia but in truth, Sibuyan has even more to offer than the Galapagos. It’s an island that’s lived […]

The Pasalubong Map: Luzon

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Let this be your guide to buying and getting friends and family to take home treats made by Filipinos for you. LUZON I. Ilocos Region Ilocos Norte – abel weaving, sukang Iloco, empanada Ilocos Sur – bagnet, Vigan longganisa La Union – suka, bagoong Pangasinan – tupig, Romana peanut brittle, […]