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 […]

Food in Lake Sebu: Tilapia Binge-Eating!

The rainy days are here! But don’t let that stop you from having more fun in the Philippines. There’s so much to do in the islands even when the glorious sun is playing hide and seek in the clouds. What’s the most fun thing to do while it’s raining outside? Eat! Filipinos love to eat. […]

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 […]

Vikings Davao: The Biggest Buffet in the City

Vikings Davao Steaks Station

Food is part of every travel experience. No trip is ever quite complete without you trying out at least one local delicacy. Some people even travel just for the sake of food, looking for culinary adventures in different parts of the world. But good experiences are not always easy to come by; more often than […]

Gerry’s Grill: Sumptuous Filipino Feasts

Crispy Pata

Ask any Filipino to name at least five of the best grill restaurants in the Philippines and you will most likely have Gerry’s Grill on the list. This restaurant/bar is a very popular dining and chill-out venue; they serve sumptuous Filipino dishes and of course, ice-cold San Miguel Beer among others. I can no longer […]

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 […]

What to Eat in Iloilo

La Paz Batchoy

Ask anyone who’d been to Iloilo what the best thing to do in the province and you’d get one word for an answer: EAT! Everyone agrees that a visit to Iloilo is a gastronomic adventure that makes one crave for another trip the moment he leaves. Perhaps it’s the innate creativity of the Ilonggos (that’s […]

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 […]