Iloilo is the birth place of Lapaz Batchoy and there are 2 names that started it, Ted’s Lapaz Batchoy and Deco’s Lapaz Batchoy. The batchoy war continues as to who offers the best batchoy. Tastewise, they are equal! Interestingly, there are many batchoy restaurants in Iloilo that offers […]
This is Bato Sumpit Hidden Falls in Igtuble, Tubungan, Iloilo. It is very small yet very mighty, ravaging and dangerous for swimming. I will not dare swim here 🙂 Story to follow.
This is St Anthony the Abbot Church in Tubungan, Iloilo. It was originally built in 1844 but was destroyed during WWII. The facade has Corinthian columns and pillars. It has a 3-storey bell tower. I visited Tubungan Church last July 22, 2012 after chasing Bato Simbahan Underground Waterfalls […]
This is the National Shrine of Our Lady of Candles more popularly known Jaro Cathedral located in Jaro, Iloilo City. It is the seat of the Archdiocese of Jaro. Unusually, the bell tower of this cathedral is located across a busy street in Jaro Plaza – a bit […]
Almost virtually unknown is an underground waterfalls in the Philippines. And because I love waterfalls and I wanted to explore more about them, I decided to look for underground waterfalls. Something new, something different, something “I am the first to do it” and publish in a blog. So […]
OK, Ilo-Ilo is the birth place of many famous dishes like pansit molo and lapaz batchoy. And this makes Ilo-ilo a culinary haven. And since I have nothing to do that day, I pig-out to get a taste of Ilo-Ilo. My food tasting is surely a very short […]