Monthly Archives: December 2014

TG Year End Review: CDO’s Top 5 Kasikas of 2014

Construction activities in Cagayan de Oro have been continuously popping everywhere. Though a bit toned down in comparison to 2012/2013, 2014 has shown the promise of more developments for the city as well as progress to look forward to. Condominium projects dominate the landscape, as well as hotels, restos, mixed use projects and a premier… Read more »

TG Year End Review: CDO’s Top Five Store Openings in 2014

One of the reasons why people come to CDO is shopping. This city is the home of many firsts especially in clothing brands. This year, more stores have opened that are not just firsts in the Visayas and Mindanao area but in the entire Philippines. Here are the top five stores that opened doors to CDO… Read more »

TG Year End Review: CDO’s Top Five New Food Establishments in 2014

Food business continues to escalate in Cagayan de Oro. From shrimps in a bag to luxurious buffet experience, year 2014 has brought more excitements to Kagay-anon foodies. Here are the 2014 top five new food establishments in The City of Golden Friendship in random order. Circa 1850 Unpretentious dining… this is what Circa 1850 is all… Read more »

Tasty Tuesday: Circa 1850

The popularity of “fast food” is strongly evident in busy urban centers like Cagayan de Oro. Alarmingly, many of these fast food products are prepared and cooked in bulk and heavily seasoned that are often high in preservatives, sugar, fat and calories. And the consequence? Many of us acquire heart diseases, diabetes and cancer. Fortunately, there are restaurants… Read more »

Kasikas: Centrio Tower as of December 2014

This is Centrio Tower as of December 22, 2014. It shows that the construction is now on the 7th floor. Centrio Tower is a 23 storey residential condominium. It is part of Centrio, a 3.7 mixed-use development by Ayala Land in partnership with Anflo Corporation. Photo by Seventeen Snapshots 

SnapShot: Holiday Rush at Laguindingan Airport

Laguindingan Airport is also experiencing the rush this Christmas season. This photo was posted on Facebook by Ronelyn Sinayon which shows five aircrafts of Cebu Pacific Air on the ramp. This airport is already equipped with air navigation and airfield ground lighting systems. In fact, Laguindingan Airport has already started its night operations accommodating delayed… Read more »

CDO beauty wins 2nd runner-up in Miss Global 2014

Catherine Marie Almirante of Cagayan de Oro represented the Philippines and won second runner up in the recently concluded Miss Global 2014. The pageant was held on the prestigious stage of the Crown Princess Cruise sailing from Los Angeles to Mexico. Miss Ela Mino of Canada won the crown followed by Miss Australia as first… Read more »

Asian Dragon Magazine features ITPI Executives

In the spotlight of the November-December 2014 issue of Asian Dragon magazine is a feature story on Italpinas Euroasian Design and Eco-Development Corporation (ITPI), a sustainable real estate developer and the passion behind the executives’ vision for green developments. The first bilingual business and lifestyle magazine in the Philippines, Asian Dragon reports on ITPI’s journey… Read more »