Iloilo

Mrs Wharton Expands Brands with New Concept

Mrs Wharton expands brands with a new concept: The pandemic has brought about new opportunities that are more beneficial to both businesses and consumers. The hole-in-the-wall concept is one of these. What is a hole-in-the-wall business concept? According to Collins Dictionary, a "hole-in-the-wall business is a business, especially a restaurant, that operates from very small… Continue reading Mrs Wharton Expands Brands with New Concept

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Iloilo Bike Festival

Update as of June 2021: Iloilo Digital Bike Tour 2021 on June 06: Iloilo City Mayor Jerry Treñas, in a social media post, announced that the City of Love will have its first-ever Iloilo Digital Bike Tour on June 06. Mayor Treñas stressed that biking promotes camaraderie among the Ilonggos, thus the need to promote… Continue reading Iloilo Bike Festival

Iloilo Holidays

Special Working and Non-Working Holidays 2021

President Rodrigo Duterte recently issued Proclamation No.1107 (amending Proclamation No.986) declaring the regular holidays and special (non-working) days for the year 2021. They are the following: Regular Holidays 2021: New Year’s Day (1 January, Friday) Araw ng Kagitingan (9 April, Friday) Maundy Thursday (1 April, Thursday) Good Friday (2 April, Friday) Labor Day (1 May,… Continue reading Special Working and Non-Working Holidays 2021

Iloilo

Feast of Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria de Jaro

Feast of Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria: February 02 is a day known to Ilonggos, especially to those residing in Jaro, Iloilo City. The Feast of Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria de Jaro is celebrated every February 2nd of the year. The Feast of Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria de Jaro, also known as Our… Continue reading Feast of Nuestra Señora de la Candelaria de Jaro

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Iloilo Chinese New Year

Iloilo Chinese New Year: Chinese New Year is always celebrated in the City of Love. Officially known as the ‘Chinese New Year’, it is a festival celebrating the beginning of a new year on the traditional lunar calendar. In Chinese and East Asian countries, the festival is referred to as the ‘Spring Festival’ – starting… Continue reading Iloilo Chinese New Year

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Hope and Cheer at Richmonde Hotel Iloilo

Richmonde Hotel Iloilo has pulled out all the stops to fill the season with hope and cheer with its fabulous Yuletide offerings. With travel plans still on the back burner, a luxurious staycation at Richmonde is the next best thing to creating magical moments with the family, and with the hotel’s Safe Stay program strictly… Continue reading Hope and Cheer at Richmonde Hotel Iloilo

Iloilo Hotels

MO2 Westown Hotel

MO2 Westown Hotel Iloilo: Iloilo City has become one of the most promising cities in the country – lauded by the public and private individuals/institutions, national and international. It has blossomed into a highly urbanized city and has been recognized for its economic growth, budding infrastructure, and green initiatives. One of the city’s premier destinations,… Continue reading MO2 Westown Hotel

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More Iloilo Restaurants Partner with Foodpanda

Grounded on its advocacy of helping local restaurants nationwide, Foodpanda, an on-demand food delivery service in the Philippines, partnered with three restaurants in Iloilo City so that Ilonggos could have a taste of specially made food and drinks at a reasonable price. Foodpanda has got your love for food covered by sharing the great stories… Continue reading More Iloilo Restaurants Partner with Foodpanda

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Iloilo Governor Contemplates Extending ECQ Till May 15

Iloilo Province Governor Arthur ‘Toto’ Defensor, in a press conference, plans to extend the province-wide enhanced community quarantine to May 15. Moreover, the governor will be recommending the move to the Inter-Agency Task Force on COVID-19. “Igarekomendar ni Governor Arthur Defensor Jr. sa inter-agency task force on COVID-19 ang pag-extend sang enhanced community quarantine sa… Continue reading Iloilo Governor Contemplates Extending ECQ Till May 15

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Guide to Iloilo Art Festival

“Through the arts, we invest in Iloilo’s future", is the mantra of the newly spawned Iloilo Art Festival. The festival aims to promote local art and culture, as well as bring locals together and attract visitors to the City of Love. It was launched on December 11th, 2019 in Iloilo and is part of the… Continue reading Guide to Iloilo Art Festival