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Lake Sebu: A Cool Sleepy Town

          “Where are you going to this time?”, my friends asked me a day before we left for Lake Sebu.  “Lake Sebu? Is there a lake in Cebu [..]

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Candi Arjuna: Oldest Stone Structure in Java

            After being “crowded” out in Borobudur, we left the temple complex at around 8:00 AM  and headed eastward to Wonosobo to get to the Dieng Plateau [..]

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Early Morning at Borobudur Temple

          We left our hotel in Yogyakarta City at 5:00am hoping to catch the sunrise in Borobudur Temple.  But sunrise came too early that day and we saw [..]

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Sunset at Prambanan Temple

          I do not remember now where our fixation with ancient temples came from, or when it all began. But after seeing the intricate Angkor Wat in Seam Reap, and [..]

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Dr. Sateesh Karnik

  .          Our return trip to India this month (we went to Northern India last June 2011) was made more memorable because of our [..]

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Ayagao Beach in Roxas City

.          When you say “beach” in Roxas City, you inadvertently mean Baybay – the strip of fine grey sand beach in the heart of [..]

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Dried Fish of Banica

            Roxas City is not only known for the fresh sea foods, but also for the dried variety – tuyo, pinakas, dried pusit, boneless dilis, hibi, etc.  [..]

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Spanggo Cafe’s Apple & Buko Pie: Double Yummy

.         Every morning on my way to work, I noticed the on-going construction work in one of the commercial stalls along Rizal Street here [..]

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Fresh Catch of the Day in Roxas City

          How more fresh than freshest can these fish be?           We were lazily lounging in Olutayan beach when a small motorized fishing boat approached the shore and brought out [..]

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Capiz Emmanuel Hospital: Old Photographs

         With the opening of The Health Centrum (THC) next month, we look back at the FIRST hospital established in Capiz – the Capiz Emmanuel Hospital (CEH) which [..]

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