Category Archives: Travel

A Road Trip to Lucban, Quezon
for the ‘Pahiyas’ in a Nissan Sylphy

ALL roads led to Lucban, Quezon, for its annual Pahiyas Festival yesterday (Sunday, May 15, 2016). A harvest feast held every May 15 in honor of San Isidro Labrador, the patron saint of farmers in the Philippines, the Pahiyas Festival … Continue reading

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Island Cove Hotel and Leisure Park:
It’s Where Everything Comes Together

WHAT’S your idea of summer fun? Is it frolicking in the waters with the kids or having a relaxing swim? Maybe curling up on the couch with a good book in an air-conditioned room? Or singing your heart out with … Continue reading

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My ‘Visita Iglesia’ Trail:
A Spiritual Journey

SEVEN. That’s the number of churches that you have to visit within the day, according to Visita Iglesia traditions. That’s exactly what my husband Raff and I did yesterday, Holy Thursday, March 24, 2016. Believe it or not, it was … Continue reading

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Chinatown Lai Lai Hotel Welcomes
the Chinese New Year with a Bang

ON the eve of the Chinese New Year, as the nation—along with the rest of the world—geared up to welcome the Year of the Fire Monkey on the lunar calendar, Chinatown Lai Lai Hotel relaunched the iconic Chinese hotel. Strategically … Continue reading

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The New Nissan Almera Takes to the Road
to Discover the Philippines

ALL roads led to Angono when the quiet but progressive town in the province of Rizal celebrated its annual Higantes Festival, and leading the way was a fleet of newly redesigned Nissan Almeras—sleek, shimmering and aerodynamic sedans in Brilliant Silver, … Continue reading

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