Amigo Terrace Hotel
Travel Blogs from Iloilo City
Summer 2014. Located in the municipality of Carles in the province of Iloilo is Islas de Gigantes, a group of virgin islands. From Iloilo City, you can ride the Ceres bus to Carles which can take 4 hours of travel then you can rent a boat going to the islands. I was with my family when we went there for the first time. You will see unique rock formations and appreciate the beauty of nature in ...
... take dip. My cousin took pictures of them bathing and playing. As for me, sat in front of the beach, looked at the sky and took a deep breath and there i was contented. Hehehe. We left after watching parties by the shore. We went to Andoks for dinner and since it was jampacked we took the food and ate it in our hotel. The hotel personel was very nice she let us borrow utensils for free. Finished dinner and off they go. Zzzzz they were tired. Already??? I got ...
... could do as a way to acknowledge their hard work as volunteers. The look on their faces to my invitation was simply priceless. It was a mix of surprise, privilege, and gratitude. I gave them their final homework, which was to pick a restaurant of their choice.
As Sunday approached, I kept asking them, "Have you chosen the restaurant yet where you want to eat?"
"No sir, not yet".
"Ok, if you don't choose, there's a great ...
... a festival called Manggahan Festival sg Guimaras. The island is not only known locally and nationally for its fresh and bountiful harvest of mangoes, but also for the artistry of its people.
Aside from the food boths, cultural exhibits, and serenades from choirs, the festival is known for its "Eat All You Can Mango Contest". I had known about this as I planned my trip and made sure my time in this part of the ...
... as though they wanted to hear more. So I recalled a situation that took place after my introductory meeting with them a few nights prior.
Remember when you were playing basketball after the prayer service? There were about 7 of you who played the game. A few of you remained on the sidelines - some of you were on your phones texting, others of you were watching. After a while you all decided to participate. Why? Peer pressure? Join the fun?
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- Swimming pool
- Room service