Lami sa Bread and Butter

My first experience with Bread and Butter was in the 1990s in Banilad when they used to have a branch just outside Sto. Niño Village. Then it got renewed when they have a branch in Mandaue City. Every time I go to work in Lapu-Lapu in the morning, I drop by to buy my favorite…

Villalon Drive, Capitol Site

I went to a friend’s house located in Capitol Site to borrow a camera lens. Going to Capitol Site, one has to take OPRRA bound jeepney, or simply when you see a number 15 , that’s going to OPRRA. The crossing, the Villalon street sign. The steel fence is part of Cebu Provincial Capitol premises. OPRRA bound…

Lola Eats in Guadalupe

I ate past lunch, probably around 1:30pm. I decided to try this carenderia or could be categorized as low end restaurant. Lola Eats Food House is located in M. Velez St. in Guadalupe. Getting here is easy, just ride a Banawa or Guadalupe bound jeepney. Telephone number: (032) 254-8431, (032) 344 0387. The dining area. I like…

Thirsty? Juices and Shakes

This Thirsty? cart is located inside Ayala Center Cebu, in the second level, me thinks. Me and my friends used to plan of getting a Thirsty? franchise more than 10 years ago. The last time we heard, the franchise fee was about 150,000. The original owner of the business also was the Osmeñas, forgot which…

Caesar’s Foodland

Caesar’s Foodland used to be the most popular grocery store in this side of Cebu City during the 1990s. But after Gaisano Country Mall was built, and a few other malls like Banilad Town Center and even Ayala Center Cebu, it forced to close shop. But there are rumors circulating that Foodland would reopen. Let’s…

Rizal Street, Ibabao, Mandaue City

This is a two year old video of Rizal Street, in Ibabao, Mandaue City. It takes forever uploading videos in Youtube that’s I seldom post videos. There are still a lot of videos in my drive. I need more patience hehe. This video was shot early in the morning. Rizal street is near Jollibee, Mandaue…

Silogan ni Gian

Lami ang tapsilog sa Silogan ni Gian. Silogan ni Gian is close to where I live and to University of San Carlos in Talamban. The place is also shared with other stalls offering similar food, and drink, some sell burgers. This was about 7:30 in the morning. The silog meal price starts at P25.00. The…

Buenaventura Rodriguez

So the street B. Rodriguez was named after Buenaventura Rodriguez? According to Cebuano Studies Center: Buenaventura Rodriguez, a native of Cebu, was a renowned playwright, journalist, stage actor and a distinguished politician. He was one of the more recognized dramatists in the Sugbuhanon dialect. He wrote the play, El Muñeco Roto which was performed by…

Tsunami Panic in Cebu City

An unusual sight or event happened in my beloved Cebu last February 7. An earthquake occurred at 11:45 in the morning and at 8:30 in the evening. Office workers were in panic and went out of their offices. A good excuse for not working, haha. I was out with my friends, we were about to…

Don Gil Garcia St. Guadalupe

Don Gil Garcia is located just beside and back of Provincial Cebu Capitol building. I was looking for any information about Don Gil Garcia on the internet, but there is none. I think I should buy a book that solely talks about Cebu City and its people. The street sign of Don Gil Garcia Street.…