Bohol offers tourists so many pleasant experiences, from its chocolate hills to its white beaches, visitors are treated to endless surprises. Bohol is one of the top tourist destinations in the Philippines, and why not? Bohol has everything a tourist would look for in a tropical getaway. On top of it all, Bohol trips are fairly inexpensive, organized and complemented by the hospitality of the Boholanos. Continue Reading
Bohol Bee Farm can tell you about the
birds and bees, and the flowers, and the trees, and the sweet honey they make. It’s a perfect place for relaxation and good food, especially if you are up to trying salad made of flower petals.
It is summertime again. Halo-halo is in again. Our taste buds judge Razon’s Halo-halo to be the best among all halo-halos around.
Catholics around the Philippines re-enact the crucifixion of Jesus Christ during Holy Week, but San Fernando, Pampanga takes it to extreme. Good Friday in Santa Lucia and San Pedro Cutud draws thousands of people every year mainly for one reason: men and women are nailed to the cross for real.
Cebu has amazing tourist spots, but for beginners, the basics would be Magellan’s Cross, Basilica del Santo Nino, Fort San Pedro, and Mactan Shrine.
My friends and I went to all those places after a three-day convention, which limited us within the confines of SM Cebu.
First stop was Magellan’s Cross, where we got to see the mighty cross that made Roman Catholics out of almost all Filipinos. The cross can be found within a small chapel.
Up the ceiling were paintings depicting the story of this cross. Some believe that the cross was not the original cross brought by the renowned Portuguese explorer, and that the real one was either hidden somewhere else or had already been destroyed. Nevertheless, we took pictures for souvenir.