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Bacolod: A glimpse of Silay’s ancestral houses

Baldevia Pensione in Burgos

Baldevia Pensione in Burgos, ancestral house turned Pensione

Dubbed as the “Paris of Negros“, the Town of Silay is next to out rivals Vigan in terms of a number of well preserved Ancestral Houses. It is interesting to see how the former moniker fares and also the presence of ancestral houses that we decided to stay at one of the 31 heritage houses there, the Baldevia Pensione House.

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Bacolod: A Balaring afternoon

Balaring Twilight Bamboo Ties

Balaring Twilight Bamboo Ties

Second day mid-morning found us in transit from Bacolod City proper to Silay City which is about 45minutes to an hour away from each other. After a hearty breakfast at Bacolod Pensione Plaza, we checked out not before asking for directions on where to find a ride. Though there were couple of directions given, they all end up on the main Lacson St highway. There were many jeeps plying the route costing us only 15 Pesos for the ride to Silay Town Proper.