Nature’s Village Resort in Negros Occidental One of Top 10 Eco-Friendly Hotels 2012 by

Top booking site released its list of Top 10 Eco-Friendly Hotels from its international network of hotels and Nature’s Village Resort in Talisay City, Negros Occidental made the cut – the only hotel from the Philippines. This is another feather in the cap of Nature’s Village Resort since it was also in the Top […]

Cafe by the Ruins, Talisay

ruins cafe

When you think you’ve tried all the things to do at The Ruins in Talisay, they come up with yet again another brilliant idea. They opened a Cafe by the Ruins so you can enjoy sipping coffee while you wait for the sunset to see the golden glow of the Taj Majal of Negros. We […]

Role of Blogs and Forums in Negrénse Society

I have been a blogger for half a decade now. What started as an easier way of writing non-personal journals ignited my passion to write many issue-related, often inspirational blogs. Just a couple of months ago, a fellow Negros Blogger Glady Tomulto inducted me although informally to the world of Negrénse blogging culture. While blogging […]

Ayala North Point TechnoHub Groundbreaking in Talisay City

Ayala Techno Hub

It is still fresh in my mind when ALI officer Jay Visco told me during the Launch of Asyana Homes last August 2009 that, as quoted, “everything Ayala has planned for Negros will unfold right before your very eyes.” And he did not disappoint me. From that day on, I witnessed several developments from Ayala […]

A Weekend Trip To Melba’s Farm

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Somebody asked me, upon learning that I’m into tour guiding, where in Negros is   Melba’s Farm. You see, she was amazed to see huge billboards of Melba’s Farm along EDSA. She thought the owner must be very rich to afford it. Or he could be the owner of that billboard too, I said. In this […]

Fun and Adventure Starts at Home!

Ms. Anne Lizares and Mr. Ferdinand Limsiaco, Property Specialist ALI Negros

FUN and ADVENTURE Starts at Home! Verdana Homes ASYANA Phase 2 Launch Ayala Land Negros By:          Jaime H. Baloyo Jr. June 19, 2010 — It was an afternoon of Fun and Activities for the Young ones and the Young-at-hearts alike at the Launching of Verdana Homes ASYANA Phase 2 held at the Club Verdana, Plantazionne […]

Havaianas Beach Bar Invaded The Ruins


The Havaianaticos still have the hangover from the Havaianas Summer Games held at Punta Bulata White Beach Resort. Thanks to Havaianas, the party isn’t over yet. This time, it’s a Havaianas Beach Bar at the historic Ruins in Talisay. I came with blogging and buddies who were just too willing to come in white […]

2010 Ilonggo Food Festival

ilonggo food festival

In celebration of  the National Heritage Month, the Negrense Heritage Society will be holding the Ilonggo Food Festival on May 12, 2010 at The Ruins, Talisay City from 11am to 8pm. The event will be highlighted by Food Booths of Local Restaurants highlighting Traditional Ilonggo fare and modern interpretations of classic dishes. There will also […]

Putting Facility at Ayala North Point

Ayala Putting Green

The Ayala Land Inc. has unveiled to the public last March 27 another unique attraction, two putting greens inside a 3,159 square meters park right in the middle of Ayala North Point’s Phase 3. Skyscrapercity forum members were among the invited guests during the event. The launching of the putting greens was part of Ayala […]