Frederiksborg Castle – the largest Renaissance castle in Scandinavia

One thing I love about Denmark is its beautiful and magnificent castles and royal gardens. An easy favorite is Frederiksborg Slot located in Hillerød. It served as the royal residence of Christian IV, Scandinavia’s longest reigning king, in the 17th century. I visited the palace complex twice, first with my Danish language class and the second … More Frederiksborg Castle – the largest Renaissance castle in Scandinavia

My father’s beautiful hometown

Here’s a 4-day itinerary for an awesome visit to the City of Smiles! Day 1: Bacolod City (of Smiles), Manokan Country, Baywalk, Pope John Paul II’s tower. Day 2: Mambukal Resort, The Ruins, ChinaTown, Bacolod City Hall, Provincial City Hall, SM City Bacolod. DAY 3: Panaad Park and Stadium, Bong-Bong’s Pasalubong, Hinigaran. DAY 4: Balay Negrense, El Ideal Bakery, … More My father’s beautiful hometown