The final leg of our GIG tour is at Guimaras. Known to many as the Mango capital of the Philippines, it's only a 15-minute boat transfer from Ortiz wharf in Iloilo. When we arrived, we went to the Pit Stop to have our lunch. I read the menu and almost all of their dishes include… Continue reading Guimaras: “Mango Capital of the Philippines”
The following day, we woke up around 3:00 AM to pack up and to get ready for our trip going to Gigantes Island. Unfortunately, the driver who was assigned to us overslept and picked us up around 5:00 AM. We were already pissed off and I thought that this is not a good sign as… Continue reading Gigantes Island: Unlimited Scallops!
Iloilo is located in Western Visayas (Region 6). It is known as the "Heart of the Philippines" primarily because of the location, which is at the center of the Philippine archipelago. This is where we started our 4 day vacation (in Iloilo city to be exact) along with Gigantes Island and Guimaras. We were a group… Continue reading Iloilo: “Heart of the Philippines”