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Dad On The Move

Travel, food, adventures, photographs, life+weekends with Mr. & Mrs. Jose.

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Day 3 : Roaming around Cebu City

Day 3 : Roaming around Cebu City

Cebu, Philippines

By early afternoon, we were off to Cebu City. Our goal was to buy pasalubong and our itinerary consisted of a trip to the Sto. Niño Shrine, Magellan’s Cross and Taboan...   view more


Where to Eat in Baler

Where to Eat in Baler

Baler, Philippines

When in Baler, you can never run out of places to eat. There are numerous food stalls in the town proper as well as restaurants offering a good variety of flavorful dishes and price points that fit one’s...   view more


Puerto Princesa City Familiarization Tour

Puerto Princesa City Familiarization Tour

Puerto Princesa, Philippines

This year, my wife and I went to Puerto Princesa City in Palawan to celebrate our second wedding anniversary. Among all the beautiful spots I have seen in postcards, I have always been enamored with images of Palawan. I remember looking at the photos of limestone cliffs with great...   view more


Puerto Princesa Food Diary

Puerto Princesa Food Diary

Puerto Princesa, Philippines

Food and travel invariably go together. To taste local signature cuisine is to have a bite of a region’s culture, heritage and way of life. When we recently visited Puerto Princesa City, we discovered that it had a lot to offer in terms of food, both exotic and...   view more


Discovering Baler: Going Around Town Part I

Discovering Baler: Going Around Town Part I

Baler, Philippines

To see the most popular sights in Baler, you only need a day or two depending on where you are staying, the places you would want to visit and on how long you would stay in one...   view more


Ushering 2016 with a Weekend Adventure in Bohol

Ushering 2016 with a Weekend Adventure in Bohol

Tagbilaran, Philippines

So for 2016, we welcomed it with a weekend escapade in beautiful Bohol with the hope of many weekends of fun, adventure and traveling. It was also my first time in Bohol so I hope 2016 would also be a year of many...   view more


Discovering Baler: Going Around Town Part II

Discovering Baler: Going Around Town Part II

Baler, Philippines

To see the most popular sights in Baler, you only need a day or two depending on where you are staying, the places you would want to visit and on how long you would stay in one...   view more


Negros Oriental Diaries Dumaguete City Food Guide

Negros Oriental Diaries Dumaguete City Food Guide

Dumaguete, Philippines

The best way to immerse oneself in a particular region’s culture is to eat like a local. And that’s exactly what we did during our recent trip to Dumaguete City. Its food scene offers a good mix of traditional and modern cuisine, catering to the myriad tourists that flock the...   view more


Negros Oriental Diaries Manjuyod Sandbar and Dumaguete City

Negros Oriental Diaries Manjuyod Sandbar and Dumaguete City

Dumaguete, Philippines

Our journey to Dumaguete City is probably the longest we have embarked on so far. When we were planning this trip, we really wanted to sort of immerse ourselves in the experience by traveling via...   view more