Category Archives: Travel

Penalty for wearing slippers while driving motorcycle

  What is the penalty for wearing slippers while driving motorcycle in the Philippines? Wearing slippers while driving motorcycle in the Philippines is not allowed. Warning to motorcycle owners! First Offense: Php 578.00 fine Second Offense: Php 778.00 fine Third Offense: Php 1,078.00 fine You may want to read: What is the penalty for driving without a license… Read More »

Subic Freeport Expressway Project

  Subic Freeport Expressway Project Construction works continue for the 8.2-kilometer Subic Freeport Expressway (SFEX) Capacity Expansion. The SFEX Capacity Expansion is aimed at improving traffic safety and easing travel time to and from the Subic Bay Freeport Zone. You may want to read: Manila to Baguio Travel Time via TPLEX

How much does a jeepney cost in the Philippines?

  How much does a jeepney cost in the Philippines? A 20 passenger capacity jeepney in the Philippines cost Php 695,000.00 cash and a total of Php 820,000.00 if paid on installment. SARAO Motors Inc., a leading manufacturer of jeepney in the Philippines is offering to sell its jeepneys in 36 monthly installments. The downpayment is Php 450,000.00… Read More »

The First Province in Luzon

  “La Provincia de la Pampanga” was founded in 1571 by the Spanish conquistadores headed by Miguel López de Legazpi, making it the first province in Luzon. Back then, the land area of the province included parts of Bulacan, Tarlac, Bataan, Nueva Ecija, Zambales, and Pangasinan. The province is now known as the Culinary Capital of the Philippines… Read More »

Villa de Bacolor

  Villa de Bacolor (Baculud before Spanish era) is a town in the province of Pampanga where the Spaniards set up the center of their government under Governor-General Simon de Anda when the British invaders occupied Manila. From October 1762 to May 1764, Bacolor served as the capital of the Philippines. It was also recorded that the town… Read More »