Baguio in a day-May 24, 2009

Baguio in a day-May 24, 2009

Another trip from my backlog. This is one of the trips that pre-dates this blog. A day trip to Baguio, and the discovery of a great theme restaurant in Gerona, Tarlac, Isdaan. One of the driving forces behind The Lakwatsero is that trips need not be complicated. It...
Intramuros, Manila –Jan 23, 2010

Intramuros, Manila –Jan 23, 2010

Intramuros. The famous 16th Century Spanish Fort, one of the many structures Manila is known for. (more information: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intramuros). I have been to the walled city a few times in the past, though it isn’t of those destinations I...
Cookbook Kitchen, Eastwood

Cookbook Kitchen, Eastwood

When first are at the Cookbook Kitchen in Mandaluyong in July 2009 (see: http://bit.ly/bf211g), it was still a fairly new hold-in-the wall. I see a lot has happened for them in a year. I went to meet up with a friend for a a movie this evening but ended up just having...
D’Jungle, Bantayan Island, Cebu

D’Jungle, Bantayan Island, Cebu

After resting a bit at the Kota Beach Resort, we went off to forage for food. One thing we were told was that food was pretty cheap… cheap for Manila standards. Located in the town of Santa Fe on Bantayan Island, Cebu, D’Jungle is part of a string of restaurants in...