Living independently in a big city and being away from home makes me miss my mom’s “lutong bahay” a lot. Through my years of staying in Cagayan de Oro, I’ve been waiting for a restaurant to open that serves my favorite home-cooked meals at a reasonable price and Kitchen Classics restaurant is an answered prayer.
Saturday, August 27, 2016 Cagayan de Oro, 9000 Misamis Oriental, Philippines
Friday, August 26, 2016
Australia has a lot to offer. That’s why so many tourists and backpackers head there every year for the travel experience of their lives. It’s a vast place too, and that can make it tough to choose what to do there. If you’re looking for activities that are fun, here are some ideas for you to consider.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
When you decide to travel outside of summer, it does mean you are not guaranteed the sunshine. It can mean that beach holidays have to go out of the window. However, there are so many other holidays, which are worth considering. Here are a few holiday ideas you will enjoy all-year-round.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
No matter who you are, we all enjoy a little luxury and style in life. Let’s face it; the modern world is far too complicated and challenging to not establish a degree of comfort. Quite frankly, it’s something we all deserve – regardless of your personal wealth.
Even if you do enjoy a decent level of income, there’s nothing wrong with trying to enjoy the fine things in life on a budget. The cost of things doesn’t always correlate to the quality of the item or the satisfaction they’ll bring. In truth, knowing that you’ve got a great deal on something provides an additional sense of joy.
You will need to spend money to enjoy a comfortable life. However, here are seven top tricks to ensure you gain those comforts without breaking the bank.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016
Italy has become famous throughout the world for being the birthplace of multiple icons from pizzas to the Colosseum. But it’s also becoming better known for something else too. Road trips might not be the first thing you think of when you think of Italy. But if you love driving and being on the open road, there is no better place for you to visit. Italy’s road networks allow you to spend days or even weeks exploring its gorgeous cities and stunning coastlines by car. So for an unforgettable trip to Italy, get in your vehicle and try these top road trip routes for yourself.
Sunday, August 21, 2016
The rise of mobile apps has changed how we travel. Only a decade ago, smartphones didn’t even exist. Now the average adventurer is lost without them. But with so much choice out there which should you use? Let’s find out.
Saturday, August 20, 2016 Cagayan de Oro, 9000 Misamis Oriental, Philippines
Some may take baking seriously. Others reckon it as a profession, but there are also some people who consider it as a hobby that they will enjoy doing for a lifetime. The demand of the growing industry gives you the opportunity to turn your passion for baking and whatnot into a gratifying career by which you create almost anything your mind can imagine doing.
While it remains true that one can make a decent living for being a great pastry chef, some people would like to improve their skills so they can serve better pastries, a wide range of bread, and cakes from simple layered cakes to multi-tiered masterpieces to their family and friends as they find immense joy in creating irresistible desserts that will be surely appreciated by the ones who will get a taste of it.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
We all love our ketchup, don’t we?! When we’re plastering it over a hot dog or a burger, we don’t take the time to really think about what we’re doing. But, ketchup has a lot of interesting facts behind it that you probably won’t know.
So, let us educate your minds with some awesome facts about one of the world’s most popular condiments.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 Cagayan de Oro, 9000 Misamis Oriental, Philippines
The iconic phrase “It’s more fun in the Philippines!” wasn’t made up for no reason. The Philippines has been known to for having limitless colorful festivals throughout the year and it is probably one of the best reasons why one should visit and explore our humble country. And, HIGALAAY Festival in Cagayan de Oro City is probably one of the festivals you might want to experience. For those who don’t have any clue, Higalaay Festival (formerly known as Kagay-an festival) is celebrated annually every 28th of August, celebrating the feast day of St. Augustine– patron saint of the city.
One of the best ways to explore Cagayan de Oro is through your tummy. For almost 2 decades, Bigby’s has been the top choice to celebrate moments and through the years it has also produced top and awarded CDO food brands such as Missy Bon Bon, MBB Frozen Factory, Boy Zugba, and recently The Nest catering to the ever growing food options in CDO.
I highly recommend that for you to get the most out of your Higalaay festival experience is to immerse yourself to an unforgettable local dining experience and get a taste of CDO’s best signature dishes by signing up to the BEST OF CDO FOOD TOUR!
Saturday, August 13, 2016
Road trips are awesome. Some of you will disagree because of certain experiences you might have had on them. Sorry to say, you probably weren’t doing them right. Road trips are awesome, but they can be nightmares if you don’t prepare. So keep the following in mind before and when you set off for adventure.
Friday, August 12, 2016
We’re all familiar with the movie scenes showing the hero driving off into the dusty distance in a convertible Cadillac. For years, we’ve been inspired to plan road trips based on silver screen experiences. You may be desperate to star in your own version of Route 66, but why not mix things up a bit and add some extra adrenaline? If you’re up for an adventure, is it time you got on your bike?
Planning a bike trip: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW
Having a holiday isn’t just about the fancy destinations and relaxing accommodation. One of the best ways to really enjoy your holiday experience is by filling it up with fun activities.
Some activities can only be done on certain types of holidays. Suffice it to say, you won’t be able to ski on the warm beaches of Rio De Janeiro. Likewise, you won’t be able to surf board up in the Alps.
But there are certain activities that can be carried out pretty much anywhere. These activities don’t require much learning, and people of all ages can do them. They also offer a fun way to get outdoors, do something physical and enjoy your surroundings in a unique way.
Here are three of the best outdoor activities you can do on any kind of holiday.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Travel and tourism are meant to be exciting and relaxing. The last thing you want is a lot of worrying and stress. This can negatively affect your vacation experience and result in a less enjoyable trip. So, take action now to ensure you ease your travel worries as much as you can.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Traveling on your own can be a great and rewarding experience. You get to do exactly what you want to do and don’t have to worry about anyone else. However, you can be at risk of danger when you do travel on your own. Here are some unmissable ways to stay safe while on the move when traveling solo!
Tuesday, August 09, 2016
South Africa: a beautiful, diverse, incredible country. Of course, you’ve probably seen those words being used to describe pretty much every country on Earth at some point. But many people don’t seem to think that South Africa can be any of those things.
If you want to visit a new andexciting place, let me recommend South Africa to you. And if you hold any of these misconceptions about the place, dismiss them now.
Monday, August 08, 2016
Lots of people would love the chance to travel around the world. There are so many wonderful destinations to discover! The thing is, going on holiday costs money. And, depending on where you go, those costs can be quite high. As a result, most people can only dream of exploring the world.
Like many people, I love to travel when I get the chance. And I'm willing to bet you do as well! You might be more than a little curious about the topic of today's blog post. After all; how can one travel the world for free?
You don’t need us to tell you how much the internet and technology, in general, have changed the world over the last decade or so. Online dating has become less of a fringe practice and more one of the most common staples in finding a partner. It can be confusing to those who are looking to expand their horizons or haven’t been all that lucky in love. So here, we’re taking a look at the modern dating scene. What’s new? What’s always been the same? Let’s find out.
Saturday, August 06, 2016
Many travelers have done most of central Europe already. So where do you go once you’ve checked off Berlin, Prague, and Paris from your travel list? You head up to the Nordic countries! It’s time to wrap up warm as I take you on a quick tour of this culturally rich part of the world!
Thursday, August 04, 2016
Okay, here is the first secret. Youth, like beauty, is a matter of perspective. It is in the eye of the beholder. If you want to be young, you just need everyone else to think that you are. Are you following that logic? Obviously, your age won’t change. However, by the recognition of youth from other people, you’ll feel it. It will have a psychological effect, and you might even be happier. To achieve this effect, we need to think about what the traits of the young are. Youth is typically associated with beauty so let’s start there. There are four traits of beauty. These are skin, hair, eyes, and body. Thus, it stands to reason if you look after these areas, you’ll be beautiful. Since you are beautiful, people will also classify you as young. That’s the ultimate goal, right?