The City of Smiles is vibrant and colorful. You wouldn’t have much trouble knowing what to do or where to stay in Bacolod. But if you’re feeling a bit moody and still don’t know where to start exploring the city, here’s a quick guide for random moods you may have on your stay:
If you’re feeling generous, try:
SHOPPING AT THE NEGROS SHOWROOM
Christmas is coming and it’s time to buy your loved ones some gifts! If you want to buy items that are unique, handcrafted, and definitely Pinoy-made, you can check out this business center run by Association of Negros Producers (ANP). The Negros Showroom sells various items from jewelry to food to home decorations. The shop is located along Lacson St. and has an extension in Central City Walk, Robinsons Place Bacolod City.
If you want to satisfy your sweet tooth, try:
EATING DESSERTS AT CALEA
Also located along Lacson St., this sweet shop is a famous cake heaven in Bacolod. With an average rating of 4.5 stars, Calea tops the Coffee & Tea in Bacolod category in TripAdvisor. That should be enough reason for you to visit this shop. For starters, try their bestsellers: chocolate cake and white chocolate cheesecake with raspberry sauce.
If you want to be super productive, try:
STUDYING AT KOPISINA BACOLOD
If you can’t finish your reports or homework at home or the library, you might want to visit this charming co-working space in 88 Façade Heritage Town Center, Narra Ext. They serve everything from rice meals to milk teas! They offer everything you will need to get busy and to finish that paper that is due tomorrow. The best part? Their Internet speed is at 100mbps!
If you want to sweat those extra calories, try:
GETTING PHYSICAL AT ECLIPSE HEALING & BODY DESIGN CENTRE
Eclipse is not your ordinary fitness gym. The gym has an outdoor lap pool, boxing ring, and training zones with different equipment to name a few. Located at La Salle Ave., this 1500 sqm. gym is ideal for everyone, whatever your age and fitness level. They also have programs and events that are worth checking out.
If you want to relax after a long day, try:
STAYING AT ACACIA HOTEL BACOLOD
When you visit the city and its tourist destinations, you will want nothing more than a warm stay after a tiring day. This Bacolod city accommodation is nothing short of heartfelt. Feel right at home inside their clean and spacious rooms. This hotel is located at Burgos Street Ext., close to many famous attractions and the port area, perfect if you want a sea view.
You now know what to do, where to eat, and where to stay in Bacolod. With this short guide, you will surely enjoy your city vacation. Have fun!