Category: Resorts

  • What Pearl Farm Has to offer in 2017

    What Pearl Farm Has to offer in 2017

    Undeniably the best resort in Mindanao, Pearl Farm Beach Resort (PFBR) is the only 5-star resort in the entire region, an accolade acquired in the year of 2016.

  • It’s More Fun to Visit, Shop and Dine in Davao Now

    THE BIG DAVAO FUN SALE CONTINUES! For four weeks since March, the Davao City Government, Department of Tourism and The Big Davao Fun Sale Retailers Association has been inviting everyone to shop and dine at Abreeza, Gaisano Mall of Davao, Gaisano Mall Toril, NCCC Mall Davao, Robinson’s, SM City and SM Lanang Premier and participating…

  • Perks of Glamourbox

    There’s this new site launched by a friend, a pretty Dabawenya by the name of Lia Andrea Ramos. It’s called Glamourbox, and I signed up for it. Lia is a beauty junkie who loves to experiment with cosmetics, skin care, body and bath products… the works. Partnering with fellow beauty enthusiasts in Glamourbox, her recent…

  • Davao Bloggers’ first successful Blog Bootcamp

    Published in SunStar Davao, Witerary by Jojie Alcantara The Davao Bloggers led by President Dulce Lada organized its first successful workshop entitled Blog Weekend Bootcamp this month. Around a hundred participants showed up from different parts of the island and as far as Manila. This was an intensive 3-day live-in conference with breakout sessions and…

  • Davao’s 1st Blog Weekend Bootcamp

    Am all set tomorrow to give a one hour talk to the many participants registered in the first Davao Blog Weekend Bootcamp. Blog Weekend Bootcamp is an intensive 3-day live-in conference with breakout sessions and hands-on workshop on September 21-23, 2012 at the Malagos Garden Resort in Davao City.  It is an excellent opportunity for…

  • Ride the Wave at D’Leonor Inland Resort

    Text and photos by Jojie Alcantara (published in my SunStar Davao column, Witerary) A rising attraction in the highlands of Davao City is the D’Leonor Inland Resort and Wavepool. A breathtaking vista of a 30-hectare property is transformed from a wilderness of forest and rivers to a continuously developing establishment groomed to become the city’s…

  • Miss Earth candidates in town

    Miss Earth candidates in town

    Several Miss Earth candidates visiting the Philippine Eagle Foundation, Malagos Garden and Eden Mountain Resort, and enjoying Davao for a few days’ stay at the Pearl Farm Beach Resort.  Photos by Rhonson Ng (2011)

  • Cool Wildberry Gardens

    When you come across a hidden pathway to a lush garden hideaway in the midst of nowhere, what do you do? Expect more surprises, like in the WIldberry Gardens.

  • Davao Island to Highland

    An article I wrote for Mabuhay Magazine (Philippine Airlines inflight publication) on September 2009 features my beloved Davao City, with Mount Apo on the cover by partner Rhonson Ng. This is his third cover photo for the publication. We have been contributing regularly for the magazine in our eagerness to promote our beautiful islands.