La Union

A Bit of San Fernando City

San Fernando City is the capital of La Union province. It is surrounded by Naguilian, Bagulin, San Juan and Bauang. To conclude our holy week church visit in 2017, we travelled from Bauang's Gapuz Vineyard to the city to visit the St. William Cathedral. Of course, we can't miss the chance to roam a little in San Fernando. Here's… Continue reading A Bit of San Fernando City

La Union

Easter Sunday Gapuz Grape Hunt

Few kilometers away from Agoo is Bauang, La Union. It is famous as the Fruit Basket of the North and an attraction here are the grape vineyards. There are four yards you can visit namely Lomboy, Calica,  Mangguera and Gapuz. Among the four, I went to Gapuz .It was claimed that the yard had its… Continue reading Easter Sunday Gapuz Grape Hunt

La Union

Holy week Church Visit 2017: Agoo Basilica & St. William Cathedral

It’s the last day of holy week and last day of a long holiday in the Philippines. While most people thrive to go back home or to go to places to avoid work hassles on Monday, my family is doing church visit.  Agoo Basilica Travel Origin: Lupao, Nueva Ecija Travel Time: 2-2.5 hrs Our first… Continue reading Holy week Church Visit 2017: Agoo Basilica & St. William Cathedral

Nueva Ecija

Superstitious Beliefs of an Ilocano-Tagalog Family during Holy Week

As a Nueva Ecija probie, my family prides ourselves as Ilocano-Tagalog decents. I grew up with a lot of superstitious beliefs that were reinforced to me and my millenial cousins. Since its holyweek, I'm sharing a list of some of these beliefs that my family passed unto me: No taking a "Bath" A painstaking memory… Continue reading Superstitious Beliefs of an Ilocano-Tagalog Family during Holy Week

Benguet

Exploring the Night Streets of Baguio

Whoever says going out at night on a stranger place is a terrible idea will likely miss out a lot on vacation. This is what I thought as I successfully pitched my way out of the hotel and had my mom as well as my big brother agree to go out with me. Baguio's session… Continue reading Exploring the Night Streets of Baguio

Pampanga

Other Things To Do During The PIHABF21

Apart from balloon watching, riding and paragliding, there are plenty of stuffs that you can do within the onsite of the event.   1. Watch Mini-Concerts There are times that guest performers who either sang, dance or do something entertaining we're up on the stage. Its free standing so if you want to sit down… Continue reading Other Things To Do During The PIHABF21