in the philippines

June 2009

Franchising in the Philippines

Franchising business is one of the most lucrative business to date in the Philippines.  Amidst the lurky global economic crisis, the entrepreneurship spirit among Filipinos has never been alive. Being a boss in your own right, using existing and proven business formula that’s what is all about Franchising. Jollibee is one of the biggest example […]

Buko Salad Ice-candy

When summer is hot there is no better way to beat it but by eating cold stufs.  Filipinos love cold snacks like Halo-halo or Banana con hielo for they are easy to make and are definitely delicious.You can always find one at a nearby shop.  Kids on the other hand enjoy ice-candy all year round.  […]

Iloilo- Guimaras Travel Guide

Iloilo and Guimaras are probably two of the provinces you have never visited yet. Or even worse not even heard of. Well this two twin provinces are definitely one of the jewels of the Visayas region.  These two provinces are equally rich in cultural heritage to begin with and splendid beaches to enjoy with. Iloilo […]


Siopao is one of my favorite Filipino snack.  In my family we love to pair it with wonton soup and some siomai dipped in soy sauce and Kalamansi. Although we used to cook our own siopao , nowadays buying is a lot easier than cooking them as you can even find them in some Fastfood […]

Sagada Travel Guide

Are you in for adventure? Then Sagada must be the right place for you! Sagada is one of the municipalities of Mountain Province.  It is adjacent to Bontoc, another interesting place to visit in Mountain Province.  You can’t go to Sagada without dropping by at Bontoc.  Sagada is located 275 Km north of Manila and […]

Capones Island Travel Guide

Another great destination to visit in the Philippines not far from Manila is Capones Islands. If you are in for blue water, great waves and surfing adventures this is the place to head on. Capones Island is located in Zambales and is known for white sand and blue water a hidden paradise on earth. The […]

Pinoy Fruit Salad

“The creamier the better.” Sometimes I wonder what makes filipinos crazy about Fruit Salad! For no special occassion is complete without this dessert to finish off all those mouth-watering dishes that we ate. Pinoy Fruit Salad is different because we love it sweet, creamy and gooey! The longer they stay in the fridge the better […]

Mi Ultimo Adios of Dr Jose Rizal

Here’s a copy of the famous farewell poem written by Dr. Jose Rizal at the eve before his execution at Bagumbayan, December 30, 1898 MI ULTIMO ADIOS (My Last Farewell) ¡Adiós, Patria adorada, región del sol querida, Perla del mar de oriente, nuestro perdido Edén! A darte voy alegre la triste mustia vida, Y fuera […]

Travel Guide El Nido Palawan

El Nido is definitely one of the best places to visit in Palawan region in the Philippines. “El Nido”, a spanish term for nest explains the islands famous marble and limestone cliffs housing a great number of the nestling ground for balinsasayaw or swiflets. The swiflets nests are actually very much used in cooking specially […]