Monthly Archives: November 2012

Starbucks opens second branch in CDO

Photos by Starbucks Philippines Starbucks, the world most popular coffee brand has opened its second branch in Cagayan de Oro at the ground floor of Ayala Centrio together with the mall’s grand opening last November 9. Two  years ago, Starbucks opened its first store here in Mindanao right here in CDO at Limketkai Center. We… Read more »

MAGS on the Catwalk 2012

Mags, CDO’s home grown clothing brand celebrated its 8th year with Mags on the Catwalk 2012. Northern Mindanao’s finest and trendiest people gathered at Limketkai Atrium last Saturday night as more than 100 models walked on the ramp. What was so interesting about this fashion show is that it didn’t only include ramp models but… Read more »

Tsadagyud’s first week hits 1000 viewers

One week since its launching last November 13, 2012, was able to reach a remarkable statistic of 1,022 views with 26 comments last November 20, 2012. This is something that I did not anticipate to happen. The response is overwhelmingly good that it inspires me to push through with this blog for Kagayanons here and… Read more »

Bacolod invades Cagayan de Oro

Last October, I was scheduled to fly to Bacolod for a two day vacation but unfortunately it was cancelled due to force majeure. I have always wanted to taste and experience the rich gastronomic culture of Negrenses especially their famous Chicken Inasal… the Bacolod Style.   I never thought that I would be able to… Read more »

Honest taxi driver returns cellphone

I would like to personally thank the good deed of an honest taxi driver who voluntarily returned my sister’s cellular phone yesterday, November 18, 2012. My sister realized that her phone was missing while she was already strolling in a mall. Using her friend’s phone, she immediately called her number and fortunately Mr. Junee Balaba… Read more »

It’s an A for CDO

Student work hard and burn their midnight candles in order for them to get the most coveted grade, A plus. In other words, having an A in your report card is a reflection of excellence and dedication. It entails exemplary performance. Having an A is something I could relate to having an “A Mall”. What’s… Read more »

See you tomorrow… Centrio!

Note: This article was made the day before Centrio’s opening. Photo by Centrio FB Page Everybody is talking about her. Everybody is excited to see her. Everybody can’t just wait to experience her. Facebook and Twitter, my God, she’s everywhere. Who? Who’s that pretty and trendy woman sitting along CM Recto? She’s none other than… Read more »

Limketkai Center… The Heart of the City

Limketkai Center (LKK), dubbed as “The Pride of Mindanao,” is surely close to every Kagayanon’s heart. LKK is a homegrown, proudly Mindanaoan business complex that offers the atmosphere that you only experience with Ayala. It houses many “firsts” in Mindanao like Limketkai Mall (the first mall in the island) and Starbucks. Branded Kagay-anons prefer this… Read more »

CBTL: Now brewing in CDO

Coffee has become a social drink nowadays and for that simple reason, coffee shops have become a fad in the Philippines for the past few years. It’s a comfort zone for some and the perfect place for friends to meet, chit-chat, share laughter and memories. If you want good coffee or tea and a good… Read more »