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Turning Vietnamese amid ‘sisig’ and lethal Pampango fare


Invited recently to Angeles, Pampanga, my immediate reaction was, “Hmm, where will I eat?” Although my call time was still at 5 p.m., I was in Angeles by noon.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »

Risen from the ashes

ALVIERA industrial park

Suddenly, everyone wants to go to Porac. A first-class municipality in Pampanga located some 25 kilometers off San Fernando, Porac was synonymous with lahar back in the 1990s. As a portion of Mt. Pinatubo lies in Porac, the town was one of the most badly hit towns when the volcano erupted in 1991.

Posted: October 22nd, 2014 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Home and Entertaining | Read More »

Get a full-fledged weekend vacation–a few hours from the metro

Clark’s façade

For a quick getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city, a quick trip to Holiday Inn Clark in Pampanga may just be the best idea for yourself or your family.

Posted: August 16th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos,Travel | Read More »

Wimbledon food trip: Crispy ‘sisig’ without fat (at least visually)


The past two years now, our Valle Verde badminton group has been going to Baguio just to watch the Wimbledon on TV. We call it our Wimbledon party.

Posted: July 10th, 2014 in Columns,Food | Read More »

Betis Church beefs up security versus theft

CHURCH convent

Betis Church in Guagua, Pampanga, is set to implement measures to prevent illicit traffic of its movable properties, following the theft of the centuries-old ivory image of the Child Jesus last January, around the feast day of the Santo Niño.

Posted: May 5th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »