Tuna Republik Bacolod: Best Tuna restaurant in Bacolod City!

Tuna Republik Bacolod has a section that is open air and the other section is air conditioned and enclosed. There is no extra charge according to the management for sitting in the air conditioned area. The open air area is quite cool, open to the breeze. It also has a great view of Food Central’s…

Exploring Tomongtong Mangrove Eco-Trail

Explore an Amazing Mangrove Forest in Barangay Tomongtong, E.B. Magalona, Negros Occidental! The Tomongtong Mangrove Eco-Trail is an undertaking that aims to create a habitat and shelter for birds and sea creatures as well as educate and entertain visitors. It’s an amazing project that involves elected officials, students and the entire Barangay down to the…

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…