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From Food Festival to Birding: Negros Occidental Should Be Your Next Stop!

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Belle Piccio | Nov 03, 2016

Here are the events to look forward in the Province of Negros Occidental this November!

November 5

A special day in Negros Occidental, Cinco de Noviembre or Negros Day is the commemoration of province during the time Negrenses attained liberation from the Spaniards.

Aside from the celebration of the province, the City of Silay has prepared a food festival that showcases Negrense cuisines.

The Silay Food Festival is a one-day event held 9:00am-10:00pm at Balay Negrense Grounds, Calle Cinco De Noviembre.

Kaon ta! (Let’s eat!)

November 24-26

Negros Island will be hosting the 11th Philippine Bird Festival on November 24-26, 2016.

Participated by both by local and international conservation organizations from the Philippines, Singapore, Taipei, Hongkong, Thailand and other countries that share the same ecological niche, it aims to promote the island's natural assets, wild bird conservation efforts, eco-adventure activities and cultural heritage.

For inquiries and information, contact the Negros Occidental Tourism Center at (034) 432-3240.


How to Get There

From Manila, you can fly to Bacolod (Php2500++, round trip, 45 minutes). From Bacolod-Silay Airport, you can take a shuttle (Php75-100 per head), or a cab and ask to be dropped off to your destination.

READ:  The Pasalubong Map: Visayas

Don’t forget to bring pasalubong for your friends and love ones.


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