Tag: bridge

Marvel Cebu’s Twin Bridges: Mandaue-Mactan

I have passed under and crossed over these magnificent bridges several times already and I could not help but notice it when I come to Cebu. They are simply majestic! These two bridges connect the islands of Cebu and Mactan. Other than being called “First” and “Second” Mandaue-Mactan Bridge, the latter is also known as the “Marcelo Fernan Bridge.” Both of these have become popular landmarks of Cebu – connecting two cities, Mandaue and Lapu-Lapu. Read more →

Day 45: Baby Steps

A month and a half ago I told my sorry self that I will travel the world before I turn 30. Well, guess what? I have roughly less than 9 years to do it. The progress so far? I’d say, four or five notches below the “beginner” level. Why? I have tons of things to learn. One of those “essential” lessons will definitely be packing! Sure, I can pack light. The only problem is that I want to pack even lighter! Haha. Read more →

Day 44: Penniless Photowalk

I did 5.17 miles of photo walking along the sidewalks of Iloilo City today. My personal challenge was to do it without spending any money – but sometimes there are just circumstances that will make you take the other option. So, I used up my only 20 peso bill for two jeepney rides. Haha! Don’t ask why. Read more →

Hang on a Bridge with Caution

The Hanging Bridge in Bohol┬áis not really made to become one of the popular tourist destinations – it simply became an attraction because of the “danger” that you will be expecting from it. It’s main role is to connect the two lands beside the Loboc River. The thing is, this bridge is made of interwoven bamboos and there are evidences that some parts are already “old” and well, risky. Read more →