Puerto Princesa: A Paradise and Sports Hub

Puerto Princesa City, which forms part of the Philippines’ Last Frontier, is first on the list of ideal destinations of travelers, adventure-seekers, and nature lovers. With a good number of sports tournaments being held in the city, it is now solidifying its status as the “Sports Capital of the Philippines.”

Unstoppable. Phenomenal. Unbreakable. That’s what Puerto Princesa is as it plays host to world-class sports activities such as marine events like kite-boarding, wakeboarding, water skiing, banana-boat ride, tube riding and hookah diving. The city also regularly hosts the “Motocross Masters of Asia.” the Philippine leg of the FIM UAM Asian Motocross Series, Puerto Princesa International Motocross Grand Prix, Thai Riders, Pinoy Riders, Mountain Bike XC Challenge, and Boxing Eve “Hamon sa Puerto Princesa”

Puerto Princesa understands that sports and tourism are interrelated and complementary driving forces for the promotion and sustainable economic development of the city as an attractive tourism destination. It continues to boost its tourist arrivals by hosting and organizing more sporting events.

The city is blessed with natural resources and landscape to hold excellent mass-participation events such as triathlons and marathons, mountain bike and motor cross races, beach volleyball, and other water sports competitions.

Talagang naka-project na ang Puerto Princesa sa sports tourism. Syempre yung hinahabol nating sports tourism yung mayroong international flavor,” City Mayor Lucilo Rodriguez Bayron said.

Mega sports events such as Ironman and dragon boat festival can be catalysts for tourism development in Puerto Princesa if successfully leveraged in terms of destination branding, infrastructure development and other economic, cultural, and social benefits.

IRONMAN 70.3 PUERTO PRINCESA-ASIA TRI-CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP

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White Bounce House Castle Birthday Party Theme Idea and More

One of the most awaited celebrations we moms look forward every year to is the birthday of our kids. Admit it, we moms always want to make this celebration extra special and memorable by coming up with a birthday party theme like princesses and other cartoon character our kids like the most. Speaking of birthday party themes, for my daughter’s coming birthday party celebration, the theme this year is all white, so I came up with an idea of having a White Bounce House Castle Birthday Party.

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Meet Andrew Jalbuena Pasaporte at the Manila International Book Fair 2023

The literary world is excited as the Manila International Book Fair (MIBF) returns to the SMX Convention Center in Pasay from September 14 to 17, 2023. With its vibrant ambiance, MIBF is a gathering place for literature enthusiasts, authors, and publishers to revel in the magic of books.

 

Rising Author Andrew Jalbuena Pasaporte

As the countdown begins, the spotlight is on middle-grade author Andrew Jalbuena Pasaporte, set to grace MIBF 2023. His debut novel, “Gimo Jr. and the Aswang Clan,” has struck a chord with young readers, catapulting Pasaporte into the limelight as a rising author in the local literary scene. With a knack for storytelling that resonates, Pasaporte brings a fresh voice that bridges generations. Continue reading

The Perfect Pairings: Best Mixers to Complement Gin

Traditionally, gin is used as a medicinal tonic. But today, gin is one of the world’s most famous and commonly used types of spirits for alcoholic beverages and cocktails. Its taste is neat and clean making them popular for making refreshing cocktails. Add different mixers and ingredients and you’ll be able to create tasty gin cocktails. However, you can’t add just any ingredients. Some don’t go well with the strong, neat taste of gin. To make delicious and delightful gin cocktails and drinks, one must learn what mixers, juices, and ingredients go well with them. Here are 7 mixers that go perfectly well with gin.

Tonic Water

A classic partner of gin, tonic water creates a crisp, light, and refreshing cocktail drink. Gin and tonic have a slight zing, bubbly, and sharp, perfect for gatherings and parties. If you or your friends prefer a slight bitterness to their gin and tonic, add fresh fruit juices like orange, lemon, or lime. Fruit juices make the strong gin and tonic more palatable and refreshing for other people.

While gin and tonic may be the go-to for many, there’s a vast world of beverages out there. For those days when you’re in the mood for something malted and hoppy, remember you can buy beer online in the Philippines at Thirst: Philippine’s First Online Liquor Marketplace. It’s a one-stop shop for every beverage enthusiast, ensuring that no palate goes unsatisfied.

Club Soda

Club soda has crisp and refreshing flavors and is fizzy. When added to gin, it makes the cocktail bubbly and refreshing. Adjust how much club soda you add depending on how strong or weak you like your drink to be. You can use club soda and gin as a base for cocktails. 

Add a splash of lime or lemon juice to enhance the flavor of your drink.

Ginger Beer

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Mang Inasal Celebrates 20th Anniversary Via Nationwide Unli-Sarap, Unli-Saya Caravan

Mang Inasalthe Philippines’ Grill Expert, will spread its 20th anniversary UNLI-SAYAbration through the Unli-Sarap, Unli-Saya Caravan.

This was announced during the Unli-SAYAbration Grand Caravan that recently happened at Ayala Malls Manila Bay. Hosted by Dimples Romana, the event treated customers to a fun program filled with games and prizes, and free products that included Extra Creamy Halo-Halo and Palabok.

Hosted by Dimples Romana, the event treated customers to a fun program filled with games and prizes, and free products that included Extra Creamy Halo-Halo and Palabok. Continue reading