Philippines, Negros Occidental

Negros Series: Wandering Around Mambukal – Bath Houses, Butterflies, Hot Springs and Boats

In the morning following the 7 falls conquest, I walked around Mambukal at 6am┬ásince I wasn't due to leave until about lunch time. The Ishiwata Bathhouse was a little eerie during that moist Monday morning. This Roman-Greek inspired structure has been there for 85 years and was named after its architect Kokichi Paul Ishawata. The… Continue reading Negros Series: Wandering Around Mambukal – Bath Houses, Butterflies, Hot Springs and Boats

Philippines, Negros Occidental

Negros Series: Mambukal – The Mighty Seven Falls

After spending a night in Bacolod, I checked out of The East View Hotel after breakfast and rode the regular bus to the town of Murcial. It is around 45 minutes of travel and I bought a whole roasted chicken before leaving, for lunch (and dinner) later at Mambukal. When I got to Mambukal it… Continue reading Negros Series: Mambukal – The Mighty Seven Falls