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The Avenue Plaza Hotel; Make it an Extraordinary Avenue.

As the hotel enters it’s 11th year of giving the Bicolano people the most extraordinary experience, they gave the public a glimpse on what to expect for the coming months as Avenue Plaza Hotel reinvents itself for the modern millennial age.

Last September 8, The Avenue Plaza Hotel launched its new logo, carrying its new tagline,
MAKE IT AN EXTRAORDINARY AVENUE!

Casa Soriano Family Heirloom Cuisine

Growing up with the family that enjoys home made meals by the people you love is always heart warming for everyone. Just like in the movie ratatouille when you tasted a meal that reminds you of your childhood is always a great experience. Here’s quote from the movie, “I realize, only now do I truly understand what he meant. Not everyone can become a great artist, but a great artist can come from anywhere. It is difficult to imagine more humble origins than those of the genius now cooking at Gusteau’s, who is, in this critic’s opinion, nothing less than the finest chef in France. I will be returning to Gusteau’s soon, hungry for more.” When I tasted the meals that they served it brought me back to my childhood days when my grandmother used to cook for us.

BidiBidi Cafe

Finally a cafe at my mother’s hometown. First of its kind in the area where the cafe occupies the lower portion of a Spanish house. Upon entering the compound, lush greens will welcome you. Culture and great food meets in a place where everyone is already at home as early as 7pm. Baao is a place where you want to feel the probinsya vibes. It’s my second home, where my mom grew up and still a lot of my relatives are still living there.

10 things to do during Peñafrancia Fiesta.

The feast of Our Lady of Peñafrancia is celebrated on the Sunday after the Octave (8 Days) of September 8 (The Birth of the Blessed Virgin Mary) that usually falls on the second or third Sunday of September in Naga City, Bicol Philippines.

Naga City is known as the heart of Bicol. Millions of devotees of Our Lady flock to the city for the 9 days novena for our lady of Peñafrancia.

Robinsons Place Naga: A Quick Tour

Robinsons Place Naga has a floor area of 62,500 square meters on a land area of 67,300 square meters. Located on Roxas Ave. corner Almeda Highway, close to the Pan-Philippine Highway that brings those who travel by road to points in the Visayas and Mindanao, this can be an oasis where weary travelers can stop for a little bit of fun and relaxation before resuming their journeys.