Got Lucky: Lakawon Island Solo Day Trip

Finally! After a few attempts to get to “The City of Smiles,” my trip to Bacolod City in Negros Occidental has already materialized. Although I booked it months ahead, I didn’t really had a solid itinerary to follow. I just booked my hotel days before my flight and I decided to let my gut feel…

Low Profile – Sipaway Island

Off the coast of San Carlos City, Negros Occidental is a long, narrow island called Refugio or Sipaway to locals. I stumbled upon this interesting place while looking at the Cebu-Negros map.  In Google Earth, the island seems like it possesses a white sand beach that is off the radar of many tourists. As a…