Recycle Plastic with the Blastik Project.

My tourism group ATON (Association of Tourguides of Negros) was lucky enough to visit Peace Pond – the first Department of Tourism accredited Agri-Tourism site in southern negros. Peace Pond is also home to a very interesting initiative – the Blastik Project. We met with Checcs Osmeña-Orbida and her husband Jet Orbida who run Peace…

Man Plaza: An adventurous alternative to Manokan Country

“Manokan Country is so overrated. Aren’t there any other, more adventurous alternatives?” Again the question was repeated. We nervously swallowed as we sized up our merciless interrogator. A six foot, white haired expat looked back at us expectantly with his piercing blue eyes, camera in hand. We were caught off guard, really thrown for a…

BillieDog Ice Cream: The most amazing Ice Cream on Negros Island!

Folks, it sounds unbelievable but we’ve just found The Best Ice Cream on Negros Island at Silay’s Adobo Festival. It’s pretty damn good ice cream. We were at Silay’s Adobo Festival when we ran into friends – Chris Juricich and Angela, his wife. Both are artists and Chris makes the most delightful sketches about people…

Omotenashi Ramen Bacolod: Serving great Japanese Ramen

Omotenashi Ramen BCD is a new restaurant in Bacolod that specializes in serving Japanese ramen. This restaurant is one of the numerous Japanese Ramen shops in Bacolod City. Is it worth visiting? Read more to find out our impressions of Omotenashi Ramen.. Omotenashi Ramen is located at Units 106 and 111 at the new Dinke…