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CM Bamboo Crafts: The Online Catalog

January 2, 2012 – 5:44 pm | 3 Comments
Pendants key holders

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
Working-on-doll

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 |
Sidewalk-renovation

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 |
Calle Real Iloilo

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 |
OUR LADY OF PEACE & GOOD VOYAGE

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 …

1925 S. Villanueva Building Restoration Efforts

December 11, 2011 – 8:32 pm | 12 Comments
Villanueva Building Restoration

You may not have noticed, but most of our heritage buildings in the old Calle Real and its adjacent streets are in big need of help in restoring them to their former glorious state. As …

Pinasugbo you’ll LOVE; A Biscocho you’ll surely miss

December 9, 2011 – 10:51 am |
Pinasugbo Iloilo

It’s been raining all week at Iloilo, it seems this would be a very wet Christmas for us here. And because of the cold and wet weather we’re having, most of us prefer staying at …

Iloilo International Airport: A gateway for tourists, a portal of hope for Ilonggos

December 6, 2011 – 9:39 pm | One Comment
Iloilo International Airport

Many things have been said about our new Iloilo International Airport – modern, beautiful, clean, safe, comfortable, etc. But have anyone noticed the boost in morale it brought to us Ilonggos? After the Iloilo Airport …

Molo Plaza lights up for Christmas spectacle

December 3, 2011 – 12:55 am |
Plaza Molo Iloilo

Christmas season now fills the air in Molo Plaza as it is flooded with stars and lights every night. I can’t miss the excitement of the people as they stroll around the plaza at night; …

Morning swing at Iloilo Golf and Country Club

November 29, 2011 – 5:12 pm |
Iloilo Golf Course

Iloilo I LOVE! visits the hundred-year old and oldest existing golf course in the Philippines – the Iloilo Golf and Country Club at Santa Barbara.
After visiting Santa Barbara’s town proper, we decided to cross the …

Dinagyang Festival 2012 Schedule Released

November 27, 2011 – 9:26 pm |
Iloilo-Dinagyang2012

The Iloilo City government released the schedule of next year’s most anticipated tourism event.
Dinagyang 2012 with its theme, Beyond Awards, A Culture of Excellence, aims to showcase the development of the city through its most …

Local Govt Offices to move at New Iloilo City Hall this December

November 27, 2011 – 8:57 pm |
Iloilo City Hall entrance

Local Govt Offices to move at New Iloilo City Hall this December
Six city government departments are reported to transfer to the new Iloilo City Hall this coming December 15. The nearly finished city hall has …