Posted by: backpackersescapades | September 14, 2010

Dinner at Galileo Enoteca Deli

Galileo Enotica Deli

There is a hidden restaurant in the heart of Mandaluyong where they serve Italian dishes and at the same time, sell wine and some ingredients for most of your Itallian dishes. It comes in the name of Galileo Enotica Deli found at 80 Calbayog St. cor. Malinao St. Mandaluyong City. Read More…

Posted by: backpackersescapades | August 23, 2010

Sunrise at White Island

Sunrise at White Island

We woke up very early in the morning and meet with our driver the day before. He led us to a small dock near the resort to two boats that would take us to White Island which is a sandy island just near the resort we checked in. Read More…

Posted by: backpackersescapades | August 22, 2010

Camiguin Island Adventures

Camiguin Island

We woke up the next day very early to catch the ferry going to Camiguin Island (see previous post). We ask locals the previous night on how to get there and the directions got all mixed up because we asked for the ferry on Misamis Oriental. We were supposed to ride the one on the port on CDO which according to blogs, is a much more recommended way of going to Camiguin.

At 6am, we checked out at New Dawn Pensionne and just outside, a cab is waiting, we asked him of he know the Paras Sea Cat Read More…

Posted by: backpackersescapades | August 21, 2010

Zipline Fun at Bukidnon

After we dropped our stuff at New Dawn Pensionne (see previous post for Whitewater Rafting Adventures), we got back to the van that was waiting for us at the parking lot. He will take us to Bukidnon for our next adventure, Zipline!! Read More…

Posted by: backpackersescapades | August 21, 2010

Whitewater Rafting at Cagayan de Oro


We arrived at Cagayan de Oro at around 7:30 in the morning. We decided to have this trip because of the seat sale at Cebu Pacific last summer. It was a sunny Saturday morning, perfect for the day-long activities that we plan to have. We are going to ride the rapids of the Cagayan River! Whitewater Rafting, we are ready! Read More…

Posted by: backpackersescapades | August 16, 2010

Ai’s treat at A Veneto

A Veneto

We met I at SM Megamall. She got to the food court just after we had World Chicken for dinner. We didn’t know that Ai wanted to treat us and so, even if we are already a bit full, we all decided to go with Ai at A Veneto just near SM Megamall Food Court. Read More…

Posted by: backpackersescapades | July 29, 2010

Dinner at FlapJacks


We had a management seminar in AIM in the afternoon and after that, we decided to have dinner in Greenbelt 1 which is just across AIM. I wanted a light dinner but as soon as we pass by FlapJacks, I remembered that I have a coupon from Belle de Jour and there are few opportunities for me to go at Makati and so, we decided to eat there.
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Posted by: backpackersescapades | June 26, 2010

Lunch Out at Penang Hill

Penang Hill

It was another Saturday work and Irish went back to the office to get some other stuff she left. We decided to eat out one last time at Shangri-la Plaza Mall. We decided to eat at Penang Hill at the 6th level of the mall. It is a fusion of different Asian cuisine, Thai, Malaysian, Singaporean, etc. Read More…

Posted by: backpackersescapades | June 25, 2010

Irish’s Last Day Dinner at Chick-Boy


It was Irish’s last day as our office mate and she decided to treat us all for her farewell. Ai suggested we try out Chick-Boy which she read from a blog. It is located along Jupiter Street in Makati. It was a bit far from the office but The blog review was good and so we decided to try out the place.
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Posted by: backpackersescapades | June 25, 2010

Irish’s Last Day Lunch Out at Memphis

Memphis Kitchen

It was Irish last day and Ai’s last few days in ACS and we decided to have a lunch out for them together with Mamu. We decided to eat at Memphis Kitchen since it is one of our favorite place to eat because of the affordable and yummy food.
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