Rediscovering Dumaguete and Beyond

Tuesday, January 1, 2013

I spent a weekend in Dumaguete late last year on a trip made possible by Go Hotels and Cebu Pacific. On that trip, I was able to rediscover the city and had a taste of what’s the southern Negros has to offer – the foods,…

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Snapshot: El Faro de Tierra Alta (Tierra Alta Lighthouse)

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

The Lighthouse Valencia, Negros Oriental October 7, 2012 The modern day lighthouse in the clubhouse of the Greek-inspired Tierra Alta Residential Resort stands proud in the slope of Barangay Palinpinon, Valencia, Negros Oriental. Dubbed as El Faro de Tierra Alta, the lighthouse was completed in…

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Diving in Apo Island, Negros Oriental

Saturday, July 31, 2010
School of Jackfish in Coconut Point

In our continuous pursuit for great diving spots in the Philippines, Ate Claudia and I set foot in the central Philippine province of Negros Oriental to dive in one of the infamous dive sites in the country – the Apo Island. Straight from an hour…

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