9 To Do’s in Argao

9 To Do’s in Argao

Argao will always be the town down south that my family and I would regularly visit during holidays and vacations. Being a coastal town, there are beaches everywhere. It also has its share of wide open fields and fishponds. But having a lot of “nature stuff” certainly does not mean Argao is behind the times….

Doodle like Nick Automatic

Doodle like Nick Automatic

A kid with his tongue out. You’ve probably seen this notorious logo on several shirts and stickers around town, but you may not know what it is about. It’s practically a cult icon. Chances are you’ve stumbled upon the zany illustrations of the brand Nick Automatic. Ring a bell? If not, don’t worry. That’s what…

Trip to Tabuelan

Trip to Tabuelan

Trip to Tabuelan Northbound Roadtrip More often than not, most people associate the beaches in Cebu as those located in Mactan or our nearby islands like Malapascua & Bantayan. Little do they know that Cebu also has several pristine beaches – quaint & unfamiliar to the commercial scene. A few months ago, I went on…

138 – Cebu’s Divisoria

138 – Cebu’s Divisoria

Downtown Cebu is known for so many things – historical land marks, prestigious universities, and cheap finds. When you want to buy affordable cellphones, you go downtown. If you want to buy hard-to-find auto parts, you go downtown. When you want to buy cheap apparel such as dresses, bags, and shoes from China & Bangkok,…

Abaseria Deli & Café

Abaseria Deli & Café

Why we like it: Tucked in a quiet corner in Villa Aurora, it would be easy to miss this treasure trove of a restaurant. Abaseria would be the Spanish counterpart to our Filipino ‘sari-sari’ store, where a variety of food stuff, trinkets, and daily consumables are regularly sold. Abaseria Deli & Café is as quaint,…

Film Is Not DEAD!

Film Is Not DEAD!

Manual cameras are romantic, digital cameras are democratic. Film is not dead. It is not as strong as before, but has sustained a strong group of fans from hobbyists to seasoned photographers. While digital has dominated the scene, film is still strong and ardent; her users very serious about their chosen canvas. Lomographers, most especially,…