Face to Face (Finally) with Toledo City’s Cantabaco

When I received the invite to cover an exciting event in Toledo City, I was giddy with excitement. I’ve been meaning to get back on the road and this was literally fate asking me to join him on a new adventure. I said yes, of course. Not only because it would take me several miles […]

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Hidden Valley Mountain Resort: Pinamungajan’s Secret

A couple of weeks ago, I learned that the town of Pinamungajan now has a wave pool. I’m not sure if this is the very first wave pool in Cebu, but if it is, then this is definitely great news. Now, as a Cebu traveler, I was understandably intrigued and a little confused. I’ve been […]

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The Ranch Resort: Wet and Wild (West)

So last week, I had the chance to tour a few western towns on a Haojue motorcycle. From Toledo City, I went to Pinamungajan and Aloguinsan. Before leaving Toledo proper though, I dropped by the very intriguing The Ranch Resort. I’ve been to the resort once but I never really got the chance to get […]

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Old Meets New in Balamban

Right after my ten-minute stay in the quiet little sea-side park of Pinamungajan, I was back on the road for the next leg of my trip. My next destination was Balamban. When I reached Toledo – which was less than 30 minutes away – I saw a couple of road-side signs with directions to a […]

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Toledo City: Cebu’s Western Superpower

This weekend, the family decided to head West to the beautiful City of TOLEDO. Toledo City is one of the ‘founding cities’ of Cebu. It is also an integral part of Cebu’s early boom a few decades ago due to the operation of industry giant Atlas Consolidated Mining and Development Corporation. Enjoying its 2nd class status, Toledo benefited […]

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