I remember joining the Cebu Bloggers Society about 6 years ago. The community has then grown, changed, and developed. Within the community, an initiative of a few number of people sprouted and thus the intent to recognize commendable bloggers and their blogs, came to be. Continue reading
The Freediver inside
The family always tried to find any opportunity to go to the beach and I would see dad head over to the open ocean with his pair of fins and goggles. My siblings and I would notice that he would be gone for several hours swimming great distances until he could no longer Continue reading
One of my favorite places to go to for freediving is in the Diving Municipality in the South of Cebu: Moalboal! It is famous for its rich marine life in its beautiful waters and also its well protected Marine Sanctuaries that boasts several colorful corals and probably fishes you don’t normally see when you opt to go for Island Hopping in Mactan (another place known for Diving in Cebu).
Armed with my GoPro HD Hero 2 attached with a blurfix from Snake River Prototyping, I then dip in the blue waters of Moalboal along with Lakbay Diva and The Travelling Feet. We did not do any Continue reading
One of the most common activities which I often hear from visitors requesting instead of me suggesting is Island hopping. There are plenty of places to go Island hopping in Cebu but the easiest and most convenient would be in Mactan. Just less than an hour away from Cebu City, the Island of Mactan is well known as a diver’s school ground for basic diving courses, and also a favorite activity among tourists: Island Hopping. The best thing about Island hopping in Cebu is that it’s not just going from one island to another, you actually get to swim in the waters, dock on the islands and experience the natural beauty surrounding you. It’s you stepping away from the city and just experience the Islander’s life. Continue reading
Chattering women, men in engaging in tomfoolery, feathers and patterns in a flurry of hues, serenading suitors, and a variation of dialects – One would expect this to be a quick tour through the different cultural colors of the Philippines. When was the last time you experienced a good tinikling dance? Or how about a charming harana? Have you even heard of hilarious Bisaya songs and with matching dances? Well, last Wednesday, I was lucky to experience all those. Continue reading
I cannot express in words how excited I am for this. With just a week to go, Cebu Blog Camp is finally happening this coming November 30, 2012!
I’ve been to 2 other blog camps and those were some of my most memorable experiences as far as Blogging Events in Cebu is concerned. I met new friends, fortified relationships with old ones and Continue reading