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, churches, historical spots and other places that define the city and the province. Known as the City of the Gentle People and University City, Dumaguete is the capital of the province of Negros Oriental in Central Visayas, a city by…Continue Reading “Rediscovering Dumaguete and Beyond”


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 2010, instantly becoming a landmark for its grandeur. I had a chance to visit the Tierra Alta and some spots in Southern Negros Oriental last October. Thanks to Go Hotels and Cebu Pacific for the invitation. Cebu Pacific Air flies…Continue Reading “Snapshot: El Faro de Tierra Alta (Tierra Alta Lighthouse)”