"The City of Smiles" Top 5 Page for this destination Bacolod City by syllybabe
Bacolod City Travel Guide: 458 reviews and 1,157 photos
Mr. Nice Bum here is on one end of a big pond in front of the Provincial Capitol building in my city. I never really noticed him before but since I've taken an interest in photography, everything suddenly looks like a photo opportunity.
Bacolod is home. I grew up here...in an island where sugar was and still is the main source of income for most people.
I can't boast of beaches like most other islands but the people here are warm and our culinary delights, oh so sweet!
Come visit and experience what the singsong lilt of the "ilonggo" dialect can do to you in "The City of Smiles".
Note: Most of my good tips will be in Off the beaten path. This is mostly due to the fact that other than sampling our excellent food, there isn't much to do in the city itself.
One of the things I like taking photos of...Doors. These can be found in St. Joseph the Worker Parish in Victorias, Neg. Occidental.
- Pros:Home...and I'll most likely bump into somebody I know everywhere I go.
- Cons:Losing the small town feel but still a lot of small town thinking.
- In a nutshell:Home...can't beat that!
Cozy rooms, attentive service, good food and great value for money. more travel advice
If you drive 30 mins north of Bacolod you will find Jewels to your right on the highway. If you see a big alligator on a... more travel advice
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