Hukad sa Golden Cowrie: A Restaurant Review

Women all over the world are feeling special today because it’s Mother’s Day! So Happy Mother’s Day to the women to whom we credit the fullness of the world, without you it would be empty (literally). Celebrating Mother’s Day and any other occasion is very important for Filipinos. We are sentimental people; we never forget […]

7 Must-Try Kapampangan Dishes

I’ve said countless times that a trip to the Philippines is a culinary adventure in itself. Aside from the stunning beaches and natural attractions, Filipino cuisine is gaining (albeit slowly) popularity among foodies worldwide. Every island in the Philippines has its own cuisine and that’s saying something considering there are more than 7000. But where […]

Favorite Street Foods of Cebu City

Barbecue in Cebu City

What’s great about Filipino culture is the abundance of street food. In Cebu City, most street vendors can be spotted near the churches, schools, recreational parks, and jeepney and bus terminals. It’s the way of life of most people, an easy business and a source of income. A majority of Filipinos prefers street food because […]

Filipino Street Food: What You Should Not Miss


Seasoned travelers from all over the world preach one thing in common when it comes to visiting a new place: eat like the locals do. This means veering away from the familiar fast food chains like McDonald’s and KFC and opting for restaurants serving local cuisine. Eating like a local also means sampling the food […]

Filipino Desserts You Should Not Miss

Filipino Desserts

Everybody loves desserts and no matter where in the world you are, a perfect meal will almost always end with sweets. Filipinos, who are generally in love with food, are known to have a sweet spot for well, sweet things: cakes, pastries, refreshments, etc. When in the Philippines, a traveler must never miss trying out […]

Filipino Cuisine: What to Eat When Visiting the Philippines

A visit to the Philippines is never complete without having a taste of Filipino cooking. Filipino cuisine is as diverse as the islands; there’s a different specialty in almost every town, city or province. Whether the purpose of your visit is business or leisure, Filipino food will make it an unforgettable gastronomic adventure. Traditional cooking […]