10 Filipino Food Favorites to Enjoy this Filipino Food Month!

What is your favorite cuisine? I always answer “Filipino Food,” and this has been our comfort food throughout the quarantine period. In celebration of the Filipino Month this April, we wanted to feature the 10 favorite Filipino foods we enjoyed with our family during these times. @chubbycrabph Nothing beats fresh crabs and shrimps in zesty … Continue reading 10 Filipino Food Favorites to Enjoy this Filipino Food Month!

Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo: Where to Stay in Iloilo!

The Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo, located just a stone’s throw away from Festive Walk shopping hub and right next door to the Iloilo Convention Center (ICC), making it ideal for business travelers, vacation goers,  and participants of MICE events. Plus, the wedding of my cousin was in ICC, so it was the perfect hotel for … Continue reading Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo: Where to Stay in Iloilo!

Ilonggo Food Company: Namit gid? (A Review)

Ilonggo Food Company or IFC is a Negrense Filipino restaurant by Chef Rommel Hinlo. It is a sister company of Kuppa Restaurant and Cafe (located beside it). Our friends keep raving about how good the Kansi is. I love how Filipino food in BGC keeps getting better each year. Here’s what we think of IFC … … Continue reading Ilonggo Food Company: Namit gid? (A Review)

Cha Cha’s Boracay: The Best Breakfast Buffet in Boracay?!

Cha Cha’s breakfast buffet will get you all excited! With an extensive spread, you’ll find not your everyday breakfast items like their signature ube champurrado, breakfast pizzas, waffles in ube sauce, a batchoy noodle station, and an egg station serving 65-degree soft boiled eggs along with eggs benedict. They also have healthy breakfast options perfect … Continue reading Cha Cha’s Boracay: The Best Breakfast Buffet in Boracay?!

SILAY FOOD GUIDE: What to Eat in Silay & KAON TA! Food Festival? @TourismPHL

Craving for Silay delicacies? Find all of these–from piaya, inasal, and lumpia ubod, to pancit molo, batchoy, guapple pie, and pili squares–in one place! Silay City is not just the land of wealthy hacienderos, it is also rich in history and heirloom recipes that have withstood the test of time and have become the present … Continue reading SILAY FOOD GUIDE: What to Eat in Silay & KAON TA! Food Festival? @TourismPHL

S Kitchen Sheraton Sunday Fiesta Buffet! @SheratonManila

Read first: Sheraton Manila Hotel: Secrets of Sheraton Staycation After my Sunday Fiesta buffet in Sheraton, I knew this would be a perfect place to bring my balikbayan and international guests for a taste of Filipino cuisine but in a modern luxurious setting. S Kitchen features a wide spread of international selections from East to West, … Continue reading S Kitchen Sheraton Sunday Fiesta Buffet! @SheratonManila

BREAKTHROUGH vs TATOY’S: Who is the Undisputed King of Seafood in Iloilo?

A trip to Iloilo wouldn’t be complete without sampling fresh seafood, creamy oysters, native lechon manok, pancit molo, and of course, the famed cholesterol-laden batchoy! During our visit, we stopped by Breakthrough Restaurant and Tatoy’s Manokan & Seafoods–the kings of fresh seafood famous for their Ilonggo-style cooking! Here’s what to expect at my two favorite … Continue reading BREAKTHROUGH vs TATOY’S: Who is the Undisputed King of Seafood in Iloilo?

ILOILO FOOD: 8 Must Try Local Dishes on Your Next Iloilo Food Trip! (2016)

Discover the City of Love–beyond it’s famed Dinagyang Festival, century-old churches, majestic mansions, and unspoiled countryside–through its exotic delicacies. Iloilo is hometown to the grandmother of Abi of Team Our Awesome Planet. So expect a local’s perspective as her friends and relatives tour her around the town. Here are the top 8 dishes you should try to complete your … Continue reading ILOILO FOOD: 8 Must Try Local Dishes on Your Next Iloilo Food Trip! (2016)

ILOILO HERITAGE: Must Visit Churches and Heritage Houses in Iloilo!

When one hears the name Iloilo, it’s usually food that comes to mind–La Paz Batchoy, Pansit Molo, and Butterscotch. Secondary to that is the annual Dinagyang Festival. But there’s more to Iloilo than just its food and festivities. Iloilo is a province that’s rich in culture and history, and its centuries-old churches and heritage houses … Continue reading ILOILO HERITAGE: Must Visit Churches and Heritage Houses in Iloilo!

BORACAY FOOD: 10 Best Restaurants in Boracay! (2018)

Discover the best Island in the world—beyond its famed powdery white sands, pristine waters, calming luxury resorts, and of course, the welcoming Filipino hospitality—through the taste of it’s local and international fares that makes Boracay an ideal tropical paradise for both beach-lovers and foodies. We rounded-up the new restaurants you should try to complete your … Continue reading BORACAY FOOD: 10 Best Restaurants in Boracay! (2018)