Pre-Holy Week Visita Iglesia: Miag-ao Church

miag-ao church iloilo

I was beginning to worry “big time” when all the jeeps passing by the waiting shed were south bound and nothing was heading back to the city. At nearly four  in the afternoon, the sun was still unforgiving while the… Continue Reading

Pre-Holy Week Visita Iglesia: San Joaquin Church

San Joaquin Church iloilo

The day before I flew to Iloilo I was too busy. After my evening shift I went straight to Pansol, Laguna to attend a colleague’s baby shower. That’s from Ortigas to Laguna.  I slept a bit when I got home… Continue Reading

An impromptu city tour

When I got to SM Iloilo I have no idea where to start. I circled  the not so huge mall and I couldn’t even decide where to eat.  To top it all, the city has no power at the time… Continue Reading

Ong Bun Pension House: My Official Iloilo Residence

A place to stay is one of the primary concerns when traveling. I’m quite “maarte” when it comes to accommodations.  I generally prefer a room with a private “loo” and if not too much, an air conditioning unit! I booked… Continue Reading

2011: A glimpse of the year that got me to travel

It’s a day after Christmas.  In a couple of days we’ll all bid goodbye to another year.  Before doing so, I’ll take a glimpse of the year that’s about to close. It has been a fruitful year. I pray that… Continue Reading