Posts Tagged ‘davao’



Gesnerias belong to Gesneriad family, which contains over 2,500 species of plants.

The genus name honors Conrad Gessner.

Date and Time: April 9, 2009 11:09 am

Location: Eden, Davao, Philippines



“You must be strong now. You must never give up. And when people make you cry and you are afraid of the dark, don’t forget the light is always there.”

Date and Time: April 9, 2009 8:57 pm

Location: Davao City, Philippines

Davao China Town


A view from Magsaysay Fruit Stand…

Date and Time: April 9, 2009 3:27 pm

Location: Magsaysay Fruit Stand, Davao City, Philippines

Durian “King of Fruits”


Durian is a fruit that is popular in Southeast Asia for its large size, unique odour, and formidable thorn-covered husk.

A durian falling on a person’s head can cause serious injuries because it is heavy, armed with sharp thorns, and can fall from a significant height. Wearing a hardhat is recommended when collecting the fruit.

Location: Magsaysay Fruit Market, Davao City, Philippines

Date and Time: April 9, 2009 3:28 pm

People’s Park


Old PTA grounds, which used to host athletic meets and sports events in the city, has just been turned into a People’s Park, where one can find a collection of tropical rainforest trees or enjoy a fantasy-themed park with the children, free of charge.

The 71-million peso development of the PTA Park, which started in July 2006, is one of the flagship projects of Mayor Rodrigo Duterte. “The park will become a landmark of Davao city in the future,” said Engr. Elisa Madrazo, head of the Park’s project management office.

Date and Time: April 8, 2009 7:47pm

Location: People’s Park, Davao City, Philippines

Melon Mansi Shake


Watermelon and Calamansi shake, one of the best shake I tasted.

Date and Time: April 8, 2009 1:01 pm

Location: Antonio’s Grill, Davao, Philippines