Grand Dame Hotel

Corner Rizal and Huervana Streets, Iloilo City, Panay, Visayas, Philippines | Hotel
Prices starting from $71.00
 

Travel Blogs from Iloilo City

Island Hopping in Islas de Gigantes, Iloilo

A travel blog entry by faithtimario

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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 ...

The Day We've been Looking Forward To

A travel blog entry by blanford

... we had a prior commitment and were unable to make the performance. And since Scott was actually in the Philippines when they came, he had not yet met the particular girls that stayed with us. I could not believe what we had missed. The songs were beautiful, accompanied by a video explaining the poverty from which each of the kids come and their individual stories. As soon as they sang the song "I Will Arise", all of my emotions rose to the top. I grew to ...

Hard Work... And a little play

A travel blog entry by blanford

... shovel sand and move more brick. They brought us sack lunches and the kids continued to play with those kids who came by to see how the CR was progressing... And the white people! After we poured the foundation we realized that if we constructed the walls and roof upon a foundation that was not completely dry we would compromise the foundation, so we had a decision to make... Risk harming the foundation, or leave the CR for the pastor and other villagers to finish. We ...

A Deeper Look at Bacolod

A travel blog entry by blanford

... day which is the equivalent of about $5.00. Many fathers are fisherman, fishing from the contaminated water below. One family explained how they rarely had money to buy rice, a staple in every Filipino meal. Another family had a slot machine right inside the entrance to their home. For only 1 peso, we could try our luck, and we did...with no success of winnings... The mother explained how the family can earn up to 500 pesos a ...

Not Goodbye But See You Later

A travel blog entry by wanderlust_ed

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... we have an expression that says, "Entre el dicho el y el hecho, hay gran trecho". Translation: between what is said and what is done, there is a lot of space or distance - meaning, a lot can happen between now (what I say) and what I actually do; or there is a big difference between saying it and doing it.

I have every intention of returning here to be back with my family and friends who have adopted me. I look forward to seeing where life takes ...

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