I was excited with Mercato de Oro for at least 2 good reasons. I thought that this is a welcome alternative, to the Night Cafe at Divisoria, the closure of which drew mixed reactions from the city residents.
The Divine Mercy Shrine in El Salvador City in the province of Misamis Oriental is just a brief drive from our place in Cagayan de Oro. Since its inauguration in 2008, many pilgrims have been visiting this site.
Among the many Christmas decorations I’ve seen so far, an iconic archway in Naawan, a small municipality in Northern Mindanao, stands out.
However, it may just be a matter of time when these billboards would be taken down for a more practical approach, by just showing the movie titles just the like what the rest of the malls have been doing.
There's more to Cagayan de Oro, the City of Golden Friendship, than just being a premier whitewater rafting destination in the Philippines.
Smacked at the center of a busy intersection in Bulua, a barangay located at the western outskirts of Cagayand de Oro City, is a large jar of clay.
The white water rafting experience at Cagayan de Oro is absolutely 'chada,' a local term for anything that is fantastic, nice and great.
There's so much to Cagayan de Oro than just being a premier white water rafting destination in the Philippines. Aside from the five bridges that I featured, the city where I spent most of my adult life has also a rich and interesting history.
Whether it was built with or without strong engineering design, met with or without controversy, all these bridges serve as silent witnesses to Cagayan de oro City's history and development.