**Final Update: with Photos of the actual parade last June 4, Saturday! The BGC Passion Parade was blessed with perfect weather and a good crowd. The kids not only love the giant balloon structures but also the parade of the cars 🙂 Congratulations to a successful BGC Passion Parade! This is promising and we do … Continue reading A Guide to the First-Ever Giant Balloon Parade in Manila
Month: May 2011
Join JCI Asia Pacific Conference Manila 2011!
JCI Manila, together with co-hosts JCI Iloilo, JCI Philippines and all our other JCIP Local Organizations, present the JCI Asia Pacific Conference in Manila 2011! This is the 8th time that the JCI ASPAC Conference will be proudly hosted in Manila. 🙂 I highly recommend Manila Jaycees to all young professionals, entrepreneurs and business … Continue reading Join JCI Asia Pacific Conference Manila 2011!
Our First Firing Range Experience
Have you ever wondered how to get into the sport of shooting, or just learn how to shoot a gun for self-defense purposes? I’ve never tried the top shooting ranges in Manila, namely Armscor in the Basement of Makati Cinema Square, Jetro in Frisco, Del Monte, and PB Dionisio in Roosevelt, Quezon City. I had … Continue reading Our First Firing Range Experience
Why Peking Garden serves the BEST Peking Duck in Manila?
Read: 10 Most Awesome Chinese Restaurants in Manila! Kung Hei Fat Choi! Peking Garden undoubtedly serves the BEST Peking Duck in Manila. The crispiness of the skin and the way the duck is served are details that even Chinese restaurants in 5-star hotels cannot match. It is not a franchise but it is owned by the Maxim’s … Continue reading Why Peking Garden serves the BEST Peking Duck in Manila?
The Misibis Bay Experience: How much and How to get there? (3 of 3)
Misibis Bay Resort is one hour away from the Legazpi airport by land. You can also get there via a fast craft from Embarcadero in Legazpi City. OAP | The Misibis Bay Experience Series 1. The Misibis Bay Experience: What to do? 2.The Misibis Bay Experience: What to eat? 3.The Misibis Bay Experience: How much … Continue reading The Misibis Bay Experience: How much and How to get there? (3 of 3)
The Misibis Bay Experience: What to eat? (2 of 3)
Good food is part of our criteria when deciding where to travel next. Our travels and food adventures have made us realize that just because an establishment is charging high-end prices, the quality of food will also be high. OAP | The Misibis Bay Experience Series 1. The Misibis Bay Experience: What to do? 2.The … Continue reading The Misibis Bay Experience: What to eat? (2 of 3)
The Misibis Bay Experience: What to do? (1 of 3)
Misibis Bay Resort in Cagraray Island in Albay, Bicol is marketed as “Your Luxury Island Playground”. It is a beach escape where you can relive your childhood fun with a lot of sports and adventure activities that both adults and kids can enjoy. It is located on an exclusive cove in Cagraray Island, which is … Continue reading The Misibis Bay Experience: What to do? (1 of 3)
Heaven is for Real and the Prince of Peace!
I believe that there is Heaven because of our Catholic faith. But after reading these two books on the stories of two young persons’ personal encounters with Heaven, it became really real for me. I accepted it as a fact rather than just depending on blind faith about its existence. The story of 3-year-old Colton Burpo’s … Continue reading Heaven is for Real and the Prince of Peace!
PAHIYAS: 8 Tips for an Awesome San Isidro Labrador Fiesta!
Pahiyas is one of the most awesome fiestas in the country. It falls on the feast day of San Isidro Labrador, the patron saint of farmers to show gratitude for a good and abundant harvest. It is celebrated in Lucban (most popular and commercialized), Sariaya, Tayabas and other towns in Quezon. The Pahiyas Festival is always … Continue reading PAHIYAS: 8 Tips for an Awesome San Isidro Labrador Fiesta!
Candelaria’s Crispy Pata!
Candelaria is known for having one of the best crispy patas in the country. 🙂 You’d be hard-pressed to find good crispy pata like this (cooked the old-school way) in Manila. On your next road trip to Bicol, don’t forget to stop over for Crispy Pata — either in the main town of Candelaria or … Continue reading Candelaria’s Crispy Pata!