Iloilo Grand Hotel
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... you can dock your boat there and go swimming but when it's high tide, you wouldn't see the sand but still you can stop there to swim and it would look like you're standing in the middle of the waters! Although Isla Gigantes isn't that developed yet because it's not famous to all Filipinos, the place is still perfect for the nature and beach lovers. Only if Filipinos would explore more in our ...
... Fixed out things took breakfast and checked out of the hotel. And left boracay. Since we were in a hurry we took the van outside the jetty port going to Iloilo City paid P350. To my surpise the driver took the Antique route going to Iloilo and Voila!!!! After 4 hours we were in SM Iloilo already. That was fast, very fast... We ate there and went home. Another taxi ride P100. And Zzz... 042814 I planned a trip going to Guimaras but did not realize that is ...
... 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 ...
... with the festival. And you guessed it...I entered the contest. I told a few of my siblings about my plans to enter. They wished me luck and hoped I did them proud.
Previous years, it was a proper contest, where contestants were there were identified winners. The record-holder was a gentleman who ate 15 kilos (roughly 45 mangoes) in 2 hours. This year, they did away with the contest, instead giving ...
... really cheap. The vegetables might have organ meat mixed in and it took repeated blunders before we realized the chunks of 'pineapple' in the pork dishes are always pure pig fat that we had no appetite for, but still we made it work. The street food was pretty gruesome, we'll give them credit for not wasting animal parts, but chicken intestines coiled on a skewer weren't remotely tempting, and the rest only slightly more so. Special mention to the BBQ ...
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