Live actively through Active Life Iloilo

By: Gail T. Momblan ARE YOU tired of masking the pain caused by sports activities? Do you need help for your physical pain that failed to be addressed by the hospital? Are you looking for a quality clinic which will provide lasting remedy for your knee, back, shoulder, and neck pain? Dr. Ronald Samaniego brings his […]

Koffieteria brews more ‘coffee love’

By: Angel Margareth C. Arguelles ILONGGOS have a new “coffee hole” with the opening of Koffieteria’s newest branch at Plazuela Dos, Mandurriao, Iloilo City. As we all know, Koffieteria is the only coffee and leisure destination in Iloilo that uses locally grown coffee beans, which is a big boost to local coffee farmers. Koffieteria first opened […]

Run UP on its eight year

By: Angel Margareth C. Arguelles AROUND 400 participants raced in the eighth edition of Run UP on August 25, 2018. Run UP is an annual friendly marathon organized by the UP SILAK Brotherhood and the UP SILAB Sisterhood together with the UP Alumni Association, Iloilo Chapter. It is one of the highlights of the Alumni and […]

Runway Kitchen: A Taste of Everything

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo SALLY into the Runway Kitchen in Courtyard by Marriott Iloilo where the past, present, and future meet in harmony and let its sumptuous variety of local and international cuisine turn your family gatherings and casual meet-ups into moments to remember. The 15-storey property equipped with 326 rooms with luxurious and state of […]

Flowerhorn hobbyists compete in Iloilo City

By: Angel Margareth C. Arguelles THE United Flowerhorn Association (UFA) hosted its first flowerhorn competition in the country entitled “Datu: The King of Asia” at the Atria Park District, Mandurriao, Iloilo City. The three-day event on August 17-19, 2018 served as an exhibit and competition of Flowerhorns of different sizes. Flowerhorn is an ornamental aquarium fish […]

Indigenous Fiber Fashion Fair Presenting Iloilo’s Hand-loom Potential

Text and photos by: Bombette G. Marin ILOILO has the potential to emerge as a major regional destination for handloom and hand-woven textiles and apparels as well as other niche products.  Iloilo produces some of the country’s finest Hablon and Patadyong with well-established and professional clusters and a longstanding tradition of handloom weaving. The annual Indigenous […]