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Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2012: A Night of Genuine Ilongga Grace and Beauty

January 19, 2012 – 8:46 pm | 6 Comments
Miss Silka

Yesterday night, Iloilo City witnessed the beauty and grace of her Ilonggas through the coronation of Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2012. Miss Iloilo Dinagyang is an annual event which selects the city’s representative on the Aliwan …

Taste of Ilonggo Fashion at Eric Delos Santos’ Dinagyang Homecoming Show

January 14, 2012 – 8:36 pm |
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This afternoon, Iloilo City once more caught a glimpse at the masterpieces of its home-grown talent, Eric Delos Santos, one of our country’s top designers. Dubbed as, “Dinagyang Homecoming Fashion Show”, nine beautiful models paraded …

Dinagyang Fever Erupts at Iloilo’s Opening Salvo

January 13, 2012 – 9:28 pm |
La-Paz

At 3 PM today (local time), Iloilo City once again was gripped by Dinagyang fever on its Opening Salvo. When the first drum beat was heard at Freedom Grandstand, the whole city stopped and the …

Ati Warriors Invade Robinsons Place – Iloilo

January 12, 2012 – 9:29 am |
Ati Warrior

Yesterday afternoon, January 11 2012, Ati Warriors picked from six contingent Ati Tribes competed for the title of Ati Model of 2012 at Robinsons Place Iloilo. It was the first and only time we’ll see …

UPDATE: Sto Niño De Arevalo Fiesta 2012

January 10, 2012 – 6:44 pm | 6 Comments
Arevalo Church

Yesterday, the third Sunday of January, towns and cities all over the country celebrated the feast of Señor Sto Niño. Here in Iloilo City, the feast is very special as the fiesta honors and gives …

What to Do in 2012 Dinagyang Festival?

January 8, 2012 – 12:03 pm | One Comment
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January – the atmosphere is now filled with enthusiasm for this year’s most anticipated tourism event – Dinagyang! The dagyang fever has once again gripped the metro and if you’re planning to visit Iloilo City, …

Iloilo’s Dinagyang 2012 Calendar of Events

January 4, 2012 – 10:02 pm |
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Dinagyang Festival 2012
Schedule of Events (as of January 4, 2012)**
Iloilo City, Philippines
January 6 Friday 4:00 PM
Miss Iloilo Dinagyang 2012 Talent Competition
SM City Iloilo Events Center
 
January 6 to February 29 5:30 PM
Dinagyang Carnival Rides
Back of SM …

CM Bamboo Crafts: The Online Catalog

January 2, 2012 – 5:44 pm | 3 Comments
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Iloilo I LOVE! supports the advocacy Carmelite Missionaries Bamboo Craft Center of alleviating proverty. This is my way of promoting their products online  and showing my deepest gratitude to the staff and their director, Sister …

Carmelite Missionaries Bamboo Crafts: Helping the poor, preserving Ilonggo culture

January 2, 2012 – 5:41 pm | 13 Comments
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Trendy, environment-friendly, religious and intimate – those are the words I would describe the place where I saw these bamboo products were made. But there’s more to the CM (Carmelite Missionaries) Bamboo Craft Center than …

Gov’t eyes launching of Iloilo Central Market Redevelopment Project this 2012

December 31, 2011 – 1:48 am | 16 Comments
Iloilo Central Market Plan

The redevelopment of the Iloilo Central Market, a heritage building at the heart of the metro, was first proposed in 2008 as part of the city’s central business district revitalization project. Three years after, it …

Iloilo City’s Development Projects Update (December 2011)

December 26, 2011 – 9:31 pm |
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Before 2011 ends let’s take a look at on-going and future projects on Iloilo City. 2012 will be an exciting year for the city as some of this projects are slated for completion, while others …

Christmas in Iloilo City (in pictures)

December 24, 2011 – 1:15 pm |
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It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I’m wishing you all Merry Christmas! In this Christmas eve, I would love to share the season’s atmosphere here Iloilo City – the City of Love! Indulge …

Nuestra Señora de La Paz Y Buen Viaje: Showering Iloilo with blessings

December 22, 2011 – 1:15 am |
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In a city that gave birth to so many Filipino seamen, one will surely understand Ilonggos’ devotion to Nuestra Senora de La Paz y Buen Viaje (Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage). Honored for …

Street Arts at Molo: Youth’s inspiration of hope

December 13, 2011 – 7:47 pm |
Street Repainting

Walking along MH Del Pilar Street at Molo, something caught my attention. It was there long ago and I may have seen it many times on my way to work – colorful street art done …