Food

Iloilo’s unique and tasty bibingka

Bibingka is one of the most popular panghimagas or dessert in the Philippines. Probably, the two other popular Filipino desserts are suman and puto. I’ve eaten many bingka from all over the country, they all taste practically the same, but the ones I’ve munched in Iloilo City had me swept me off my feet. It was so good that I…

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Places

How to Get to Gigantes Island

Photo credits to Maki Brun Esperon Gigantes Island is located in the Visayas region, in the municipality of Carles, Iloilo and northernmost part of Iloilo province. Gigantes is Spanish for giants, and it’s properly pronounced as hegantes. It’s also known as Islas de Gigantes, other names are Islas Gigantes, Higantes group, or Gigantes group. The old name of the island…

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