Dreamin’ with Thomson Cruises

Thomson Dream Cruise Ship

You might know the Thomson brand for its package holidays and scheduled airline. But did you know that this popular holiday company also has its own fleet of cruise ships? Armed with fantastic facilities and top-notch cuisine, not to mention a high quality of entertainment and plenty of amenities for families, Thomson Cruises sails all […]

Find the Perfect Mother’s Day Gift at Lazada


This will be my first Mother’s Day and while I feel contented with what I have, a thoughtful gift would be greatly appreciated. I know every mother would appreciate a surprise gift too. I wish I have more time to go to the malls to look for gifts but with my baby, it’s becoming a […]

Bacolod-Boracay and Bacolod-Palawan Flights to Start on May 17, 2013

bacolod caticlan palawan

Starting May 17, 2013, passengers will soon enjoy direct flights from Bacolod to Boracay and Palawan and vice versa through PAL Express (formerly Air Philippines). This will be a good boost to the Philippine tourism since two major tourist destinations Boracay and Palawan will be linked to emerging destination Negros Occidental. Boracay beach is known […]

Pho Bo Friday at Saigon Cafe

pho bo at saigon cafe

We’re off to Saigon Cafe and Garden Resto again and this time it’s for a bowl of piping hot Pho Bo or Vietnamese beef noodles. The weather even conspired with us. It rained hard in the afternoon so it’s a little cooler than the usual summer weather. Just perfect for a Pho Bo Friday. This […]

SM Store Bacolod Opening

SM Store Bacolod opening

The SM Store Bacolod is set to open on April 19, 2013 with the following activities Learn to look your best this Summer! Get personalized Styling Advice for FREE from Ms. Patty Betita and her team on April 19, 2PM Meet & Greet the Men of Levi’s® Jeans Luis Alandy & Paolo Paraiso! April 19, […]

Saigon Cafe Garden Resto: Authentic Vietnamese Cuisine in Bacolod

cha ca hanoi

My first encounter with Vietnamese food was when we had a vacation in Palawan where they call pho bo as chao long.  There were Vietnamese refugees who settled in Palawan thus their  cuisine got integrated into the local culture. However, Bacolod has no such Vietnamese village so Vietnamese food is still exotic to the local […]

Panaad sa Negros 2013

April 8 (Monday) 6:00 a.m. Hataw sa Panaad w/ Ching’s Group (Panaad Football Field) Mambukal Team Relay 8:00 a.m. Panaad Thanksgiving Mass (2F Panaad Stadium) 9:00 a.m. Ribbon Cutting Ceremonies for: Panaad Tourism, Agri-Trade Fair & Exhibits @ LGU Pavilions* Organic na Negros Agri-Fest (GF Panaad Stadium, North Wing)* Slow Food Convivium – NISARD, ONOPRA, […]