Dumaguete’s Pride: Kahayag Dance Company from Silliman University, champion at the 2015 international Youth Fellowship World Cultural Dance Festival in Jeonju, South Korea

    Kahayag Dance Company is a group of talented students from Silliman University College Department. They are well trained and driven to their abilities in dancing.  They can perform any kind of dance as they undergo trainings and practices. But they are well known for their folk dance routines. The word Kahayag is a visayan word which means brightness. Thus, the dancers are ...
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Bindoy Negros Oriental

  Bindoy is a municipality in the northern part of Negros Oriental. From Dumaguete City, the travel period is about 2-3 hours riding a bus or a vehicle. The population of the people living here as of 2015, is around 40,000. The town has a tropical climate that has regular rainy and hot season. Most of the people speak Cebuano. The people here are mostly Catholics. Bindoy used to be a b...
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La Libertad Negros Oriental

  La Libertad is a municipality in the northern part of Negros Oriental, located 105 kilometers from Dumaguete City. It is considered as one of the biggest municipalities in the province. You can reach this place through a bus ride or a van. The total population of this place since 2010 is 38,904 people. This placed used to be small barrio. It then became a beautiful town after how man...
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Zamboanguita Negros Oriental

    Zamboanguita is a municipality in the southern part of Negros Oriental. You can reach this place if you ride a vehicle or a bus going to the South. The travel period is about an hour from Dumaguete City. The place is across from the beautiful island of Siquijor. The estimated population of the people here is around 25,000 last 2010. Zamboanguita means “little Zamboanga”. Th...
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Amlan Negros Oriental

  Amlan is municipality located at the northern part of Dumaguete City. You can reach this place if you ride a jeepney. You can also ride a bus going to Tanjay and other places in Negros and stop by the place. The travel time is about 35-40 minutes away from Dumaguete.  Last 2010 census, it has a population of 22,206 people. And at this year it could be more. Before the name Amlan, a c...
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Guihulngan City

    Guihulngan is a small city in the province of Negros Oriental. It is located at the northern side of Dumaguete City. You can reach this place by riding a vehicle or a bus, at a maximum of 4 hours away from Dumaguete. A huge bell with a Carabao is the main attraction of the city located at the side of Justice Hall along the National Highway. There are two stories about the h...
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THINGS TO DO IN NEGROS ISLAND

  Negros Island Region was created last May 29, 2015 by the President of the Philippines, Mr. Benigno Aguino III. It is island composed of the province of Negros Oriental and Negros Occidental with the urbanized City of Bacolod City. Together with these changes is also the expanding of tourism industry. There are so many things that you can do here in this island. Here is a list of suggest...
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Negros Island Trade Fair 2015

  Last May 2015, the province of Negros Oriental together with Negros Occidental finally became one and was named as the Negros Island. It was proclaimed by Senator Mar Roxas and was endored to the President of the Philippines, Mr. Noynoy Aquino. He agreed right away and so as the Government Officials of Negros Oriental and Negros Occidental. To properly welcome the new changes of the ...
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Summer in the Philippines

Philippines is one of the best summer capitals in the world.  Summer in the Philippines is often a choice between a trip to the beach or to the mountains. In a tropical country characterized by endless coastlines, the beach is relatively an easy pick. Indeed, summer just pass by. But still most of us are dreaming of white sand beach, or pine trees and cold climate. In our busy life, we all nee...
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