I am beyond excited and truly honored to share that I was chosen as the Grand Prize winner for EPIK’s annual video competition! Albay is very popular for two main things when it comes to food. The first one is the Pili nuts, and the second one is the Pinangat (a spicy vegetable dish or add-on drenched in coconut milk). Fortunately, both of these are available here in Albay Pilinut Food Souvenir Shop!
Hi Thelma, thank you sooo much for putting up this post =) It’s been so helpful reading all the infos. I’ve been wondering for ages if Milo (our now 1.5 yr old Chihuahua) could ever join our visits to Manila. We too live in Germany, i’m half Pinay so I visit home at least once a year.
While having your own computer is not mandatory (in fact, I was one of the few travelers I ran across who had one), it is handy if, like me, you plan on keeping an online journal of your travels. Sure, there are Internet cafes everywhere (and I mean everywhere—there was even one in a little beach-side town I stayed at in India). But these places often charge by the minute, … Read more