Monday, March 23, 2015
One of the projects of the Davao del Norte Tourism Division is the "Let's Tour Davnor" tour packages from island to highland for both domestic and visiting tourists. For those coming over for the Palarong Pambansa 2015, this would be an wonderful and exciting chance for you to discover and explore the natural and man-made sites of Davao del Norte. Check out the following packages:
Monday, March 16, 2015
I'm not one who usually has her photo taken with the stars and celebrities but I couldn't resist having one taken with this star. It was truly nice meeting Elma Muros-Posadas, the SEA Games Heptathlon Queen, the "Iron Woman" of Philippine Sports and a two-time "PSA Sportsman of the Year." She has brought so much fame to the country by winning so many awards in athletics here and abroad. Despite her fame, she has remained humble.
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Which comes first, the banana or the beach?
Yes, Juan and Juana, there is a place called "Banana Beach" in Tagum City. What used to be Hijo Plantation, a banana plantation, acquired by Jose "Boy" Tuason, Jr. in 1968, is now a leisure and tourism chapter called Hijo Estate Resorts. But one can still see banana plants as one enters the compound going to these resorts, namely, Banana Beach, The Spot, Lanikai, and Hijo Tours, the former two being the most popular destinations.
Saturday, March 14, 2015
It’s 50 days to go to the Palarong Pambansa 2015, the biggest grassroots sporting event in the country where the cream of the crop of young athletes from all of the 17 regions of the country will come to compete in different games. It is the “Olympics of the Grassroots” and a much-awaited event that Governor Rodolfo P. del Rosario claimed to make the “best Palaro ever”.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Let me take you to a virtual tour of my hometown. For those of you who know nothing of this place, Tagum City is the Capital of Davao del Norte which is part of Region XI or the Davao Region down in the southern part of the island of Mindanao.