PAMPANGA HERITAGE CHURCHES

The province of Pampanga also takes the center stage during the Holy Week Season due to the strong faith-related activities like self-flagellation and actual crucifixion, elevating the province to a global limelight. In the main thoroughfares of Pampanga and neighboring provinces, you will see penitents sauntering while bearing heavy cross-shaped logs or flagellating their wounded…

My Favorites in TOLL HOUSE

My Toll House memories bring me back to my college years when dining there was a breeze since my Alma Mater, Holy Angel University, is just a stone throw away from this homegrown restaurant. Owned by the Romeros, their recipe and quality was of same and did not falter through many years. Sharing my list:…

Quality Meals in YOUR LITTLE KITCHEN

With its idea to cater the mass with quality dishes without hefty price tags, Sir Darwin the owner put up Your Little Kitchen Restaurant. Located in Greenfields Square, Sindalan, City of San Fernando, Pampanga, the restaurant offers from breakfast menus to all-time Kapampangan and Filipino favorites with a hint of innovation. Here are their offerings:…

Backpacking Philippines through PAL’s domestic routes via CLARK

The Clark International Airport is geared to have more active flights to help decongest the NAIA. Residing near this airport, it is an advantage that Philippine Airlines added more domestic routes and thus making my backpacking more hassle free. But first, how to go Clark Airport? How to go to CLARK INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT? DRIVE From…

CARAGAN FESTIVAL 2018

Hearing from the crowd that surrounds me during the Street Dance contest, this year drew a bigger crowd during the street dance parade. Thanks to a big number of contingents this year, composing of almost 50 public and private educational institutions from Elementary to College. Since I grew up in Mabalacat City, I decided to…

Sizzled to Perfection: MEATS and MATCH

We always wanted a perfect sizzling dish, its characteristic aroma and presentation add to the satisfaction of our gastronomic calling. Enjoying one at a budget price is the goal of Meats and Match in Dolores, City of San Fernando. It is strategically located near the busy intersection of MacArthur Highway and Olongapo-Gapan Road. The dining…

22nd PIHABF held at OMNI Airline Training Academy

During the cooler days of February, Clark is set to stage another crowd-drawing event in Pampanga that would surely amaze the eyes of youngsters and young at hearts – seeing these humongous Hot Air Balloons soaring the sky, once again, would certainly be a spectacle. This year, they mentioned adding more unique shaped balloons. Amongst…

Pyrofest6 takes off in SM CITY CLARK

SM City Clark never fails to amaze its audience with its 6th Pyro Fest launched this November 17, 2017 at The Meeting Place. Year after year, this crowd-drawing event lights up, not just the skies above the mall building, but also to the nearby community, with audiences flocking on nearby spots and open spaces just…

ESTOS KITCHEN + CAFE: Guagua’s artsy restaurant

Flavor, service and ambiance – that is what we usually sought for a quality dining experience. This is what ESTOS offers to the locals of Guagua and other cabalens throughout Pampanga. Do not underestimate its location, even of its distance from Urban City of San Fernando, once you got to try their heavenly dishes – you would…

SHRIMP AVENUE, awesome seafood goodness in Angeles City

  With the growing desire to enjoy quality seafoods, Sir Edmar envisioned for having a restaurant to satisfy the picky palates of the Kapampangans when it comes to seafood. Shrimp Avenue is located in Central Town Mall, (right beside Jollibee Cutcut Branch) and opened last August 8, 2017. Here is the menu (photo taken by Ms….

DAINTY RESTAURANTS: a nostalgic feast

  I have known about Dainty since I was a toddler and had grown up seeing this restaurant on almost everyday commute.  It was only when I was in my college years that I enjoyed it sumptuous dishes. It is still intact in my memory when my college group went to visit Dainty for a lunch celebration…

HOTSPRING IN PAMPANGA: Puning Resort in partnership with Xenia Hotel

Located at the foothills near Mt. Pinatubo, Puning Hot spring Resort and Spa boasts its view of the canyon and cool amenities for a hot spring resort.   The hot spring resort could be well known in Central Luzon area, but visiting tourists are mostly foreigners. The visit in the resort could be daunting for other…