Patricia Aleckzandra | PinoyTrekker The Philippines is administratively divided into 81 provinces (Filipino: lalawigan). These, together with the National Capital Region, are further subdivided into cities (Filipino: lungsod) and municipalities (Filipino: bayan). Cities are classified into three categories: highly urbanized cities, independent component cities, and component cities. Baguio is considered as the Summer Capital of the Philippines, Bacolod is PH’s City of Smiles, the Queen City...
By: Ana Margarita Olar| Pinoytrekker.com One signature of Filipino hospitality is serving their best foods and meals cooked with love. Here are some iconic and must try Filipino dishes. VARIETY OF RICE Boiled rice has become an integral part of a typical Filipino meal. But aside from the plain rice, here are some Iconic Filipino rice menus: Sinangag or fried rice typically served during...
by Maida Pineda, Candice Lopez-Quimpo | Filipino food may not be as famous as that of its Thai and Vietnamese neighbors. But with more than 7,000 islands and a colorful history, this archipelago has some delicious dishes of its own. Blessed with an abundance of seafood, tropical fruits and creative cooks, there’s more to Filipino food than the mind-boggling balut (duck embryo). You...
Ann Gabriel | Pinoytrekker Food poisoning is an illness that is caused by eating contaminated food. Bacteria, viruses and parasites — or their toxins are the leading causes of food poisoning. These infectious organisms can contaminate food at any point of food production. Chances are you might not be able to avoid it completely, even in your own home. That is...
Ann Gabriel | PinoyTrekker Contrary to what we believed in, when we were still children, the 'Wala Pang Five Seconds Rule' has been debunked by science. The 'Wala Pang Five Seconds Rule' was meant to declare food as safe if picked up within 5 seconds from being dropped. Various foods were drop tested on different surfaces to see how fast bacteria...
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Your friendly Pinoytrekker got an invite to Club Balai Isabel Aquapark, one of the most famous resort villages in Talisay, Batangas. Luckily, Pinoytrekker said 'YES!" and got a shot on being one of the first few users of the largest inflatable floating playground in the Philippines. With an area of 5,000 square meters, Club Balai Isabel Aquapark prides itself in...
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