Category Archives: Travel

DOTr Guidelines on Social Distancing

  DOTr Guidelines on Social Distancing and Community Quarantine Land Transport Passenger Limit for public land transport 1. Taxis/Transportation Network Vehicle Services (TNVS), including airport taxi: No more than four (4) passengers, one seat apart; 2. UV Express: No more than six (6) passengers including the driver, one seat apart; 3. Old Jeepneys: No more than half the… Read More »

San Fabian Beach Marker

  San Fabian Beach is a strategic landing zone of ships and soldiers who came to Philippine shores. The San Fabian Beach Marker was inaugurated on January 20, 2017, on the occasion of the tricentennial anniversary of San Fabian, Pangasinan as a town. The marker was donated by: Digna Z. Narvarte, Heldhita Z. Jasmin-Rodriguez, Eliseo Z. Ferraro, Donato… Read More »

40th Lanzones Festival

  Street dancers wave giant “lanzones” during a parade in celebration of the 40th Lanzones Festival in Mambajao, Camiguin on Saturday. The festival coincides with the harvest season of the lanzones, the island-province’s primary product, every third week of October. Dancers, clad in colorful costumes, jive to the tune of live music during the parade in celebration of… Read More »

On this day, October 8

  On this day, October 8, in 1565, Spanish friar and navigator Andres de Urdaneta successfully arrived in Acapulco, Mexico from Cebu, the Philippines aboard the galleon San Pedro, thus establishing the route of the galleon trade. We celebrate the Day of the Galleon to commemorate the Galleon Trade using the route found by Fray Andres de Urdaneta.… Read More »

Grandt Kitchen

  Craving for Filipino food in Canada? Try Sisig, Binagoongang Spare Ribs, and GK Boodle Fight at Grandt Kitchen in Surrey, British Columbia! Grandt Kitchen is located at 10257, King George Boulevard, Surrey, Canada. Grandt Kitchen’s best-sellers are Sisig, Binagoongang spare ribs, GK Boodle Fight. The sisig is made from parts of pig head and chicken liver, seasoned… Read More »