The Urban Pod – first hotel to open in CDO this year

The Urban Pod became the first hotel to open in Cagayan de Oro City for 2017 with its inauguration and blessing last week. Located at TS Midpoint Hub along Corrales Avenue, the hotel is a perfect option among corporate travelers and people on the go.

Cagayan de Oro to host one of ASEAN meetings this year

photo from www.canadianinquirer.net Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines is set to host one of several meetings and discussions for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) of which the country will chair this year. Based on the ASEAN calendar, the city will host the Special Senior Officials’ Committee to ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community Council (SOCA) Meeting on July 10-11, 2017. See screenshot...

Dahilayan Forest Park now offers helicopter tours

photo grabbed from Dahilayan Forest Park FB page Helicopter Tours is now Dahilayan Forest Park’s latest attraction. Launched just before Christmas 2016, guests can have a guided aerial tour of Dahilayan aboard a Robinson R44 helicopter.

Solons seek opening of Laguindingan Airport to international flights

Fifteen (15) congressmen from Northern Mindanao led by Misamis Oriental 2nd Dist. Rep. Juliette Uy have asked President Rodrigo Duterte to open international flights at Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental as this would help avoid congestion at Ninoy Aquino Internatio­nal­ Airport (NAIA).

4th Kuyamis Festival kicks off Monday, January 9, 2017

The 4th Kuyamis Festival finally kicks off this Monday, January 9, 2017 with a series of events at the Provincial Capitol highlighting the celebration of the 87th founding anniversary of the province of Misamis Oriental. The theme for the week-long Kuyamis Festival 2017 will be “Kahiusahan: Turismong Kalamboan Mapalapdan”.

‘Pinoy Aquaman’ starts 24-km swim from Camiguin to Balingoan on January 7

As our opening salvo for 2017 – On January 7, 2017, Atty. Ingemar Macarine known as the “Pinoy Aquaman ” will try to conquer the Camiguin Channel from Guinsiliban in Camiguin to Balingoan in Misamis Oriental to promote tourism, clean seas and in celebration of 165th Camiguin Foundation Day. The swim is to be sponsored by the Province of Camiguin, Municipalities of Camiguin and support...

REPOST: The marker at Pryce Plaza

This was first posted in 2013 (LINK) and we’re re-posting it… Pryce Plaza sits atop Carmen Hill with the most picturesque view of Cagayan de Oro City.

Pryce Plaza officially closes

photo by Michael Jun Quintas Pryce Plaza, the iconic historic hotel nestled atop a hill overlooking Cagayan de Oro City officially closed at 10:00AM today, December 31, 2016.

VIDEO WATCH: Approaching Cagayan de Oro

The Christmas and New Year Holidays is that time of the year when many people travel to many destinations mostly going back to their native cities and provinces to spend time with their family and loved ones.

VIDEO WATCH: Blu Sands Beach Resort Official Video Ad

Exactly a year ago today, we featured the opening of Blu Sands Beach Resort in Tubigan, Initao, Misamis Oriental (LINK). Its pool was so enticing for those who love to swim and the resort was something new and offered an alternative site for a brief respite from the fast urban life in Cagayan de Oro City.

VIDEO WATCH: Centrio Mall’s Magical Lights Show

Centrio Mall in Cagayan de Oro City is featuring a Magical Lights Show this holiday season and you can catch the 30-minute beautiful lights show every night beginning at 6:00pm up to 10:00pm.

CDO-Clark flights seen next year

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) is set to start flights from Clark International Airport (CRK) to Cagayan de Oro (CGY) next year to help accommodate more Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and avoid the worsening traffic around Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA).