Sunday, February 12, 2017


No, you're not in Venus!

Venus is the name of a taxi in Cagayan de Oro.

Saturday, February 11, 2017


Today's prices for a Cha-cha's pizza.

Friday, February 10, 2017

VIP Hotel

"In the Heart of the City"...that's where The VIP Hotel is.

Thursday, February 9, 2017


Spotted from a distance: YouLaba do-it-yourself laundry station.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

RC jeepney

This is an RC jeepney plying the Cugman-Cogon route. 

Tuesday, February 7, 2017


No, you're not in Bulacan.

Bulacan Balut is situated on Justo Ramonal Street.

Monday, February 6, 2017


No, you're not in Japan.

The Cagayan de Oro headquarters of Japan Karate Association is on Velez corner J. R. Borja Streets.

Sunday, February 5, 2017


No, you're not in Manila.

Manila Bulletin has a branch in Cagayan de Oro located on Justo Ramonal Street.

Saturday, February 4, 2017

Painting-Ikebana show

A painting exhibit for the late Ester Gabor-Velez combines ikebana to lure more mall-goers at the Limketkai mall. The show was held last month.

Friday, February 3, 2017


Sign at a juice stand.

Thursday, February 2, 2017


Relief operations for the flood victims last month.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Velez monument

A governor astride his horse.

Apolinar Velez was governor of Misamis Province from 1906 to 1909.

He also was the founder of the Misamis Provincial High School, now called Misamis Oriental General Comprehensive High School. This is the biggest public high school in Cagayan de Oro.

Velez Street, on which the school is situated, is named after the governor.