But First, I’m Off to Aklan!

We interrupt the Barcelona series with this important news:  my 2011 travel calendar officially begins today. Yup!  I’m  going home to Aklan with Hubby and my brother for a five-day holiday to visit our parents and to take part in the Ati-Atihan Festival. Ati-Atihan is the liveliest and most fun (or do you say ‘the …

Breakfast at the Royal Garden Cafe

Hotel Unizo’s Royal Garden Cafe serves three types of breakfast, all equally pleasing to the palette and delightful to the eyes. The first (and my favorite) is the traditional Japanese set. The set consists of grilled salmon.. miso soup… cold tofu… and pickled seaweed. Of course, there’s bottomless coffee and orange juice. Then there’s American …

Madrid Photo Makes it to Schmap.com

Madrid Photo Makes it to Schmap.com

Got this from the mail yesterday: Hi pauline mangilog, I am delighted to let you know that your submitted photo has been selected for inclusion in the newly released tenth edition of our Schmap Madrid Guide: Mausoleum of Alfonso XII http://www.schmap.com/madrid/all_sights/p=379789/i=379789_7.jpg Cool, huh? Click on the link to see my pic in www.schmap.com 🙂