10,000 Roses Cafe: After the Deluge

In early 2017, 10,000 Roses Cafe and More opened its doors to the public for the very first time. The opening wasn’t such a big deal. The events that followed, however, made headlines in local dailies and littered (almost) everyone’s Facebook newsfeed. A new Cebu tourist destination was born. And every single one wanted first-hand […]

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Skywaterpark Cebu: An Exciting Escape

A couple of years ago, I was invited by the Skywaterpark Cebu team to visit their location in Mandaue City for a quick preview. The place was still being constructed then and they were just inviting selected individuals and media teams to drop by for a sneak peek. Naturally, I said yes because this was (and I […]

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Kalag-Kalag 2018 in Cebu

Each year, while the rest of the world is busy with their Halloween costumes and parties, Filipinos celebrate a pretty unique and special event. Every first and second of November, Filipinos flock to the cemetery to honor their beloved dead. This age-old tradition is not only an enduring testament of how Filipinos value their family and loved ones, it also shows […]

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Miss Cebu 2016 is Gabriele Raine Baljak

Last Wednesday, January 13th, the Miss Cebu 2016 Coronation Night was held at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel and Casino in Lahug. Like the previous Miss Cebu pageants, only 12 candidates made it to the final pageant night. Of the twelve lovely contestants this year, one candidate really stood out from the rest. This year’s […]

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Miss Cebu 2016 Finalists

Every year, 12 lovely and smart Cebuanas from different parts of Cebu vie for the Miss Cebu title. Considered one of the biggest events during the Sinulog season, the Miss Cebu competition attracts thousands of local and visiting pageant and fashion enthusiasts. The 2016 Miss Cebu pageant will be held on January 13, 2016 (Wednesday) at the […]

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Life Under the (Mactan) Bridge

I was on my way to Lapu-Lapu one day to check out a wonderful spot. Anticipating horrible traffic along A. C. Cortez in Mandaue, I decided to take the smaller roads which I knew would lead me straight to the bridge. But, as fate would have it, I missed a turn or something and instead […]

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Wynonah Van Joy Buot is Miss Cebu 2015

Last January 14, 2015, Miss Wynonah Van Joy Buot was crowned this year’s Miss Cebu. The 20-year-old, who bested 11 other candidates, ended up being bagging the coveted beauty title. To Wynonah and all the winners in this year’s competition, congratulations!

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Lapu-Lapu City Opens First Skate Park in Cebu

Last November 16, the city of Lapu-Lapu officially opened the ‘first publicly funded skate park in the country.’ I saw the photos posted by the official FB page of the Lapu-Lapu LGU, and I couldn’t help but feel excited for all the skating enthusiasts in Cebu. Finally, they have a place that’s far from moving […]

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Miss Cebu 2015 Finalists

Ladies and gentlemen, here are the official finalists for the 2015 Miss Cebu beauty pageant. The Miss Cebu 2015 coronation night will be held, as usual, at the Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Lahug on Wednesday, January 14, 2015. Program starts at 7 pm. – Which of these twelve lovely candidates is your bet?

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Cheriemel Diane Muego is Miss Cebu 2014

Tonight, at the Waterfront Cebu Hotel and Casino, Ms. Cheriemel Diane Muego was crowned Miss Cebu 2014. The 19 year old bested 11 other candidates to bag the most coveted beauty title in Cebu. To Diane and all the other winners, congratulations! – Finalist No. 8 Diane is this year’s Miss Cebu!

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Miss Cebu 2014 Finalists

Here are the twelve finalists for this year’s Miss Cebu beauty pageant. The coronation night will be held, as usual, at the Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Lahug on Wednesday, January 15. Program starts at 7 pm. – Who’s your bet?

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