Taste like Baileys – Palmera Coco Crème Liqueur!

Today, I got a call from the Emall Trade Show organizers saying I won a price. It felt like a million dollars but it was just a small token from one of the native handicraft vendors. Thank you Bidibidi for the wonderful token of appreciation! While I was there claiming my prize, I stumbled upon…

8th Bicol Business Week @ Jesse M Robredo Coliseum

Today I did spent some time at the 8th Bicol Business Week Trade Show at the Jesse M Robredo Coliseum.  For me showing my support on going to this trade shows is one way of promoting and supporting our fellow Filipino crafters and artists.  Also, a great way to encourage people to either venture into their…

Gainza & 1st Bicol Travel and Food Expo Trade Fair

Sorry, I have been busy in the home and work front but I did managed to stop by two trade shows during the Peñafrancia Festival. A happy place for me! The first one is the 2012 Bishop Francisco Gainza Trade Fair (BFGTF). It includes traditional participants in food processing and handicraft producers as well as…

Magayon Festival – Day 1 Checking on Bicol Trade Products

We feasted on bright and native colors earlier today at Magayon Festival in Legaspi Albay.  Me and my niece left for Naga about 9 am and did not get to Albay till a little after noon time. After settling down in the backpackers inn; we both grabbed some lunch at Biggs Diners in Pacific Mall…

My afternoon stroll in Naga City Market!

My first week in Bicol is mainly hanging out with my family specifically my nieces and nephew.  It was my sisters birthday today so while waiting for the food, I ventured out to the market and checked for abacá and pili products. Most abacá fiber is pulped and processed into specialty paper used in tea…