Calle Real: Lending a touch of age-old grandeur to the Dinagyang Festival
All Things ILOILO / Going Places

Calle Real: Lending a touch of age-old grandeur to the Dinagyang Festival

The entire down town area of Iloilo is now bursting to the seams with banderitas, side walk vendors and fully booked hotels. I am gearing up for the lovely “walk-a-thon” (most of the roads will be closed for the entire 2-day affair) this weekend, and I’m taking mental notes for bottled water, sun block and … Continue reading

You’ve never really been to Iloilo if… you’ve never had siopao at Roberto’s!
All Things ILOILO

You’ve never really been to Iloilo if… you’ve never had siopao at Roberto’s!

I know there are countless blogs and articles about the more media-exposed spots in Iloilo City, but there are some much simpler treats, found in its nooks and creative crannies, and they are just as awesome! This post is a toast to all the unsung places and adventures waiting for the more budget-conscious, more curious … Continue reading