Monthly Archives: March 2015

CAAP says Laguindingan Airport will be the busiest regional transport hub

After Tiger Airways launched its first Manila-Cagayan de Oro night flight last Sunday, March 29, CAAP officials expressed their optimism that Laguindingan Airport would become the busiest regional transport facility. Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines and airport manager Jose Bodiongan said the airport is now equipped with runway lights, state-of-the-art navigational equipment and two… Read more »

Primavera supports Habitat as they build resilient and sustainable homes in Calaanan

Primavera Residences staff and its realty partners, as a long term partner of Habitat for Humanity, helped in building more resilient and sustainable homes at Calaanan, Brgy. Canitoan last March 28, 2015. Dubbed as “Building for a better planet”, the house building activity was organized to support the National Women’s Month and WWF’s Earth Hour… Read more »

Now Open: Wrangler at Limketkai Mall

Iconic American denim brand Wrangler opened its branch at the 2nd level of Limketkai Center last March 26. They have SPA line jeans that have special oils which give fragrance that doesn’t go away even after washing. Wrangler has also launched its digital competition “True Wanderer,” an Asia-Pacific-wide competition that aims to  create a community… Read more »

Litrato: CDO Skyline as of March 2015

I can’t help but feature this amazing shot of Seventeen Snapshots highlighting the growing skyline of Cagayan de Oro. Although Limketkai Luxe Hotel still dominates the scene but obviously, Ayala’s Centrio Tower (third from right with a crane) is slowly stealing everyone’s attention. This 23 storey residential condominium is set to overtake Luxe in August… Read more »

CDO prepares for homecoming of Pia Wurtzbach

The city of Cagayan de Oro has been preparing for the homecoming of the newly crowned Miss Universe Philippines Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach. Pia represented the city and made Kagayanons proud in this year’s Binibining Pilipinas. Among the 34 gorgeous candidates, the Kagayanon stunner got the most coveted crown and will be the country’s representative to… Read more »

Spotted: 7-Eleven at CyberMall

After Philippine Seven Corporation (PSC), the operator of 7-Eleven convenience stores in the Philippines announced that they will finally invade Mindanao market this year, one branch is now under construction in Cagayan de Oro. This branch is located at CyberMall, Vamenta Boulevard, Carmen. Photos by Rastamafun of skyscrapercity.com

Miss CDO 2014 makes it to Miss Earth Philippines 2015 official candidates

Reigning Miss Cagayan de Oro 2014 Beatrice “Bea” Alvarez Pohl is one of the official candidates of Miss Earth Philippines 2015. Bea will represent the City of Golden Friendship in this prestigious national pageant which will be held on May 31 in Manila. The Miss CDO Committee headed by JCI Sen. Gigi Go, JCI Sen. Gean… Read more »

Now Open: Lohas Airport Hotel, Laguindingan

Passengers now have an option to relax and stay closer to Laguindingan Airport with the new Lohas Airport Hotel. They have 16 rooms with four classifications namely executive, de luxe, superior and standard rooms.   The room rates are as follows: Executive Room (1 king size bed with balcony): Regular Rate – P3500, After Discount… Read more »

In Video: Instant beauty pageant at Laguindingan Airport

Video by Iyah Mina  Despite being late in their flight, famous comedians from Metro Manila still managed to spread good vibes at Laguindingan Airport. Orli Domingo, Melvin Calaquian, Donita Nose and Iyah Mina of Punchline and Laffline comedy bars were the last remaining passengers of a flight bound for Manila and they made a scene… Read more »