Negros Occidental occupies the northwestern half of the island of Negros. Bacolod is the capital city and considered the second most populous municipality in Western Visayas region after Cebu. This is that part of the Philippines where you fly in, stuff yourself until you’re full and then head out to your next adventure.
There is more to Bacolod City than just Inasal (It’s still a must!). The sights and sounds that make this the “City of Smiles” goes beyond food.
This year’s exhibit of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) in celebration of the 2019 National Science and Technology Week will be especially relevant as the country transitions into what has been termed as the Fourth Industrial Revolution.
Scheduled to be held on July 17 to 21, 2019 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City, the 2019 NSTW carries the theme “Enabling Technologies for Sustainable Development”, and will showcase how science and technology is addressing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which aim to end global poverty, protect the planet, and ensure peace and prosperity for all.
Filipino dream advocates, the Ambitious Tribe, is spearheading a month-long activation on community empowerment through a series of talks and free interviews featuring personalities with inspiring stories and thoughts to share.
Journey through the Philippines’ 7,107 islands in just a thousand steps at this insanely interactive adventure like no other. Starting this July, celebrate the vibrant colors and flavors of our favorite Filipino delights across dozens of magical environments – from the “Coconut Milk Falls” to the smoldering insides of the Mayon Volcano!