Vote for Negros Island Attractions in the Top 10 Philippine Gems

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Vote for Danjugan Island, Mt. Kanlaon and Apo Island in the Top 10 Philippine Gems. This project was launched recently by Isla Lipana to showcase the country’s pristine natural sceneries. The three tourist destinations in Negros Island were among the shortlisted 25 sites which meet the criteria of being breathtaking, be in good condition, peaceful […]

Mt. Kanlaon: Feared and Revered

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Mt. Kanlaon in Negros Island is the highest mountain in the Visayas rising to 2,435 meters above sea level. You can say it’s at the heart of Negros, nestled almost at the center of Negros Island. It forms the north westernmost tip of the border dividing the Island into the two provinces of Negros Occidental […]

Where to Stay on Ayia Napa Holidays?

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In order to provide information to our readers who are in other countries, we will occasionally feature different destinations which they can consider for their holidays. Negrenses love to party wherever in the world they may be so it’s not difficult to imagine you to consider spending your holiday at Ayia Napa in Cyprus which […]

Wamba’s Bistro: Home-Cooked Spanish Inspired Cuisine

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Let me tell you a secret. If you want to taste the best Negrense cuisine, don’t go to the restaurants in Bacolod. Just get yourself invited to lunch at a Negrense home and you’ll surely be served with the best-kept family recipes. Of course, it’s a different story if the best-kept family recipes are served […]

Bulgaria: A Guide to Ski Resorts


For Negrenses in Europe, here are possible ski-resort destinations for you. France, Austria, Italy and Switzerland continue to thrive at the top of the leader board when it comes to European ski resorts, but that doesn’t mean that they are the only countries available. What’s more is, that for considerably less money, you can enjoy […]

Travel Essentials: Airport Parking

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To our readers who often travels, these tips will come in handy.  If you need airport parking, whether it’s parking at Bristol, Edinburgh or perhaps parking at Gatwick, there are a number of different parking types to suit various requirements and budgets. One of the most budget-friendly is off-site airport parking. This involves driving to […]

The SM Store Bacolod Has it All and More

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What’s New at the SM Store Bacolod? The new three-level SM Store Bacolod surpassed everybody’s expectations when it opened on April 2013. What everybody was expecting was the generic SM department store design but what greeted the shoppers was a modern and hip SM Store that exudes an aura (pun intended) of fun. A lot […]

Mingo: Negrense Blend of Nutritious Baby Food

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I am already starting to feed Gabrielle with solid food and aside from the fresh fruits and vegetables, I tried feeding her with Mingo, a locally produced organic instant baby food. She loves it and knowing what’s in Mingo and how it is produced, I’m confident to give it to my baby and will be […]

Bacolod Named Center of Excellence for IT-BPM

Receiving plaque in behalf of the Bacolod-Negros Occidental Federation for ICT (BNEFIT) for Bacolod City as a Center of Excellence of Information Technology- Business Process Management for 2012 with DOST Secretary Mario Montejo. With Bacolod Mayor Bing and Roy Balicas, representative for Negros Occidental Governor Freddie Maranon. (From Atty. Batapa-Sigue's FB Page)

Bacolod City has moved up from the list of the Top 10 Next Wave Cities in BPO  and elevated as a Center of Excellence for Business Process Management joining the ranks with Metro Manila, Metro Cebu and Metro Clark. Next wave cities are judged by ICTO-DOST and the Information Technology and Business Process Association of […]