WHERE TO EAT: ORMOC

Hello everyone! I am back again with my WHERE TO EAT series this week. If you do not know / have not read it yet, I have already posted 2 articles so far: one is for Puerto Prinsesa in Palawan (which you can read HERE), and the other is for Cagayan de Oro city (read…

가호 – 있어줘 / GAHO – STAY HERE (romanized lyrics)

Hello everyone! Posting this very quick while I’m in transit~ You might be surprised why this article has a Korean title! Today, I’m posting romanized lyrics of a Korean song that I randomly found last night while browsing in YouTube. I actually already did this (posting song lyrics on the blog) previously but it was…

MCIA TERMINAL 2 OPENS TO THE WORLD

Today, at approximately 2 AM, Cebu opened the doors of its newest airport terminal to the world. The Mactan Cebu International Airport‘s Terminal 2 is a resort-themed building that sets it apart from the other international airports especially the ones overseas. Beginning July 1, 2018, all departing and arriving international flights will now be accommodated…

THE 200-PESO SUGBO MERCADO CHALLENGE!

Cebu’s premier and biggest night food market, SUGBO MERCADO, has definitely become a tourist spot on its own. Since its opening in 2015, a lot of people continuously flock to IT Park on Thursday to Sunday nights to get their hands (and mouths) on both local fare and international street treats for very affordable prices….

BACK-TO-SCHOOL SHOPPING AT MINISO

Japan-based fast fashion brand MINISO , if you don’t know yet, is a variety store for consumer goods of wide scope: household items, fashion accessories, health and beauty, stationery products, and even food. Their items are known for being high-quality and affordable — two important factors that consumers take seriously. In Cebu alone, they already…

#MONDAYSMADEBETTER WITH COFFEE BEAN & TEA LEAF

It took me maybe three new branches of Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf in Cebu City to finally decide to go and check at least one of them: (1) Taft East Gate branch in Mabolo that I happen to pass regularly on my way to work, (2) Streetscape branch in Maria Luisa, Banilad which I…

BOY ZUGBA

With June being here, we’re halfway into the year! Already? Yes, that fast! This month, we’ve got three special occasions to mark: back-to-school season for the kids, the Philippines’ 120th Independence Day, and then we have Father’s Day! Everyone, and I mean everybody from all age bracket, is looking forward to celebrate these occasions most…

10 DOVE STREET

It’s a special weekend, you guys! Happy Mother’s Day!! Please extend my greetings to your mom, your aunts, and your grandmothers. Or probably to you, if you are already a mother 😊. It’s a great day to treat our mothers out for lunch and I have here a good suggestion for where to do just…

I~CHA BINGSU DESSERT CAFE

여러분, 안녕하세요~! That’s a Korean greeting fit for this Korean store I’m writing about today! Although this is a Korean topic, it is still part of the Summer Series of blog posts I am putting out to let you guys know that there are tons of things to do, places to go, and food to…

EXTREME AEROPARK

It’s already May and you know what that means? Summer is in full swing by now!! Why hello,sun-sand-and-sea adventures! For sure, you already had your dose of the beach from the past month but what about those who are not able to drive out of town? We’ll, I’ve got you covered here!

WILD BOW ARCHERY

It was Hunger Games “feels” all over me with a recent discovery of this indoor activity I am going to feature today; and with summer in full swing, this new hang-out place will definitely be a hit among friends and family! Everyone, out with the classes and in with the games!

MACAO IMPERIAL TEA ARRIVES IN CEBU

Global coffee chain MACAO IMPERIAL TEA (MIT) has finally arrived in Cebu! They opened their doors to Cebuano milk tea fans on March 31 at SM Seaside City Cebu, becoming the latest addition to the city’s notable cafe’s. In less than a year, they already have around 7 branches in the Philippines (they first opened…

GIARDINO GELATO

Summer is just around the corner and you know what that means: sun, sand, and sea~ and ice cream! Or well, gelato. 🙂 Strolling at a mall brought me to yet another new store: GIARDINO GELATO. I’ve never heard of this name before (have you?) which made me think if this brand is a newcomer…

MINISO OPENS 2ND STORE IN CEBU

Japanese designer brand MINISO has opened its 2nd branch in Cebu! With the first one being their SM Cebu store, and another one coming soon in SM Consolacion, the newest branch is at the upper ground floor of Cube Wing in SM Seaside City. To date, MINISO now has over 40 branches in the Philippines….

SINULOG 2018 EVENTS | PARTIES

Top of the morning, 2018! The holidays are all over now, and you know what comes after that – the Sinulog Festival! You’ve probably heard people talking about it, you know all about the grand parade that happens every third Sunday of January, and you know the street parties all over the city that is…