Pura Vida Beach resort Dauin

    Dauin about 15km south of Dumaguete City is known to have many beach resorts in the Province of Negros Oriental. One famous beach resort is Pura Vida. The spacious beach resort is built from divers for divers and is under Swiss Management. “Pura Vida” means “Pure Life” and that’s exactly what they want you to feel during your stay at the Resort. The place is surrounded with...
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La Residencia Al Mar Hotel/Don Atilano

  Located right at the heart of Dumaguete fronting the magnificent ocean views is the stylish La Residencia Al Mar, formerly known as Almar Hotel the oldest hotel of Negros Oriental along the Rizal Boulevard. This is an old house of Spanish architecture that has been converted into a first class hotel. Visitors who stay in this hotel will find themselves just moments away from the comm...
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Buglasan Festival

  Every year, Dumaguete City celebrates Buglasan Festival. Buglasan is the province’s annual Provincial Fiesta that is held every October. It is a provincial event where in all the municipalities, cities and towns of the Negros Oriental province becomes one. It is actually a unique celebration because it is a gathering of almost all the people in the province. The Buglasan of Negros Or...
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Bacong Negros Oriental

  A 10- away minute ride down south from the city of Dumaguete lies Bacong.  Considered as  smallest town in the province of Negros Oriental, yet this town has a lot to offer, tourism wise.  It is pretty accessible by private vehicles, tricycles and jeepneys or the bigger Ceres buses that ply the south bound route.   Founded in 1801, this is the hometown of the revolutionary...
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Discovering Ilocos Part One

    The Philippines has a lot of awesome travel destinations and one place not to miss  out starts from the place I  refer to as “Up North” being based here in Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental.  Being married to an Ilokano who is presently based In Dingras, a town which is approximately a 45-minute ride from Laoag City,  I would frequent the place and every visit, I still get th...
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Dumaguete Charter Day/Fiesta

    Dumaguete Charter Day is another month of Celebrations in the City of Gentle People. There would be parades, competitions and events, activities, tournaments that are spread out across the whole City of Dumaguete with the Quezon Park in the City Center. Usually, the activities would start around the first week of Novemeber until the first week of December. The City parade h...
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St. Paul University

Students at St. Paul University
    Another well known university in Dumaguete City is St. Paul University, abbreviated as SPUD or SPU Dumaguete. This is a private Catholic School. The university traces its origins to the coming of the Sisters of St. Paul of Chartres (SPC) in the Philippines. SPUD started as an institution which offers elementary education. Then High School started in 1920. Years later, Colle...
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Canlaon City – The Things They Have To Offer

  Canlaon City is part of the province of Negros Oriental in the Visayas Region. The city is divided into 12 Barangays to facilitate political activities with lesser scope so as to provide a better quality administration. It is located in the Northern part of the province and it cradles so many tourist attractions because of its preserved nature. Being a fan of traveling and adventure...
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NOUPA to host Ultimate Shindig United 2015

  The Negros Oriental Ultimate Players Association (NOUPA), in partnership with the Silliman University (SU) Student Government, will host the 9th National Ultimate Frisbee Tournament also known as Ultimate Shindig United 2015 in Dumaguete City on August 21-23, 2015 at Perdices Coliseum and Cimafranca Ballfield. Ultimate Shindig is an annual frisbee tournament held every August. It ...
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