Go on a daylong devotional tour of religious and historical churches around metro manila this holy week starting Holy Monday up to Maundy Thursday and Immerse yourself of the city’s church attractions and solemnity by the newest mode of doing your Visita Iglesia around the city in a day by MotorBike. Seasoned travel writer , Vic Albornoz Lactaoen takes visitors on a day long pilgrimage by motorbike from one church to anotherand make a religious stop along the way to [...]
Vic Albornoz Lactaoen is currently a freelance travel writer for several dailies, and in flight magazines. He has written other travel stories which has been published for Metro Magazine including the Borubudur temple in Jogjakarta, Indonesia, and Vientienne, Laos. He has lived in Indonesia for the last 12 years working with the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta, Indonesia as head of Public Information which led to his interest in traveling extensively to Southeast Asian places, festivals and cuisine. He looks forward to publishing his first travel book on the Philippines and Southeast Asia.
Posted on May 6, 2012 - by Vic
“A part of dining out is having a fresh experience and seeing things in new and different ways,” this is the impression chef and Tatung’s Garden Café owner Myke Sarthou wants’ to implore when dining at his newly expanded restaurant along 17 Matipid Street in Sikatuna Village, Quezon City. It is no secret that Filipinos [...]
Posted on October 7, 2011 - by Vic
The variety of elements in contrasting eras, cuisine and looks makes these new combined establishment inviting and unpredictable. Indeed Malate continues to be the hub of night life these days. In the late 60’s, film director Ishmael Bernal opened “Gray November in my Soul” along A. Mabini street the corner of T. Alonso Street. Artists [...]
Immerse yourself in the culture, food and history of the city by the newest mode of seeing Metro Manila and its environs in one day or even less. This is the best way that answers the questions you’d ask a Filipino friend who lived in Manila, which places are really worth seeing? Walk the talk, written by a seasoned world traveller himself, Vic Lactaoen takes visitors on [...]
Immerse yourself in the culture, food and history of the city by the newest mode of seeing the city of Manila and its environs in one day. Ride on the MRT, LRT on the Purple or Yellow Line from end to end and make an interesting stop along the way including landmarks of the city [...]