Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Miagao, Iloilo Province. In our opinion, Miagao should be a top pick retirement destination for those who are looking …

December 14, 2008 We just got back from grocery shopping in Iloilo City and thought we’d share the prices we paid. Iloilo Central Public Market: Pork loin P140 per kilo Squid P150 per kilo Mangos P80 per kilo Bananas (Lacatan) P40 per kilo Cucumber P40 per kilo String Beans P30 per kilo Squash P20 per kilo Cabbage P60 per kilo Large Eggs P60 per dozen Red Onions P60 per kilo Potatoes P50 per kilo Carrots P40 per kilo At the Iloilo Supermarket: Chicken Breast with Wing P127 per kilo Iloilo “Pina” Smoked Ham P350 per kilo Baguette – small French bread P29 per loaf Bran Bread – P43 per loaf At McDonald’s: Regular Cheeseburger P47

This gives our recommendations for hotels and pension houses in Iloilo City especially good budget places to stay in Iloilo. There are countless choices when it comes to places to stay in Iloilo City.  We’ll just mention a few possibilities we are familiar with and like.  Just be warned that these are all mid-range to budget-minded Iloilo hotel choices. Those accustomed to the Marriott or Hilton will not appreciate these places, or maybe any hotel in Iloilo. If you want deluxe, the Sarabia Manor, Hotel del Rio or Day’s Hotel may be your best choices. Pensione del Carmen, Gen. Luna St. Iloilo City Pensione del Carmen, Gen. Luna St. Iloilo City This is a very quiet family-…