Travel Blogs from Bacolod
Western Visayas, next stop in the Philippines and ending. This city has a culture and an ancient cathedral. As in every town its big old cathedral, called Jaro Cathedral has some typical dances, which is the festival called '' Ibajay festival 'point of culture and traditions of a small town, it's amazing getting to know their cultures and mainly traditions, ending with a cute country like the ...
... road again, heading for Dumaguette. I made it as far as Iloilo, capital of Panay. I got a room in an actual hotel. The formality feels odd after hostels and guesthouses. I had a strange meal in an American style diner last night. Quite surreal, and the weirdest tasting burger I think I have ever had. I think I'll stick with Filipino food. The travelling yesterday was quite ...
seem bothered about it! Healthcare may cost here and people may not be able to
afford it but like I said, spending 10 minutes explaining how to prevent such a
horrific case could have made all the difference. All I can say to sum that up
is that I was completely and utterly shocked and lost for words, I was angry. Something
so preventable should never ever be left to get in that state. I’m sorry for
the poor man. Again, like I said I’m not here ...
... I just need to say how utterly
amazing it is there, if you’ve ever googled paradise that was what it was! We
were picked up by our tour guide Chris, who looked after us the whole time we
were there. All the others that worked there were amazing too, they were all so
kind, especially Vanessa, she’s probably one of the coolest women I’ve ever
met. The bus journey took 2 hours followed by a 2 hour boat ride to the
Isla de Antonia ...
... Bacolod with the pastor of this region, Mr. Florante Siopan (pronounced Show-pahn) and his wife Lina. They are delightful people as well as being dedicated and faithful servants of God and His church. We also traveled with three of the young adults from Bacolod - Hazel Julag-ay, Florbell Sison, and TJ Siopan. Hazel is the daughter of the associate pastor in Bacolod and Florbell and TJ grandchildren of Mr & Mrs. Siopan. With fine young adults like this, ...