The colors of Irosin

The colors of Irosin

Are you itching to go out after a year of depressing forced staycation because of the COVID-19 community quarantine? Do you feel refreshed looking at a scenic view or admiring the colors of nature? If so, prepare your backpack and visit the colorful gardens of Irosin one of which is D' Green Thumb Flower Garden. … Continue reading The colors of Irosin

4 BUIDeA 3rd-year students ace national architecture design comp

Four third-year architecture students of Bicol University Institute of Design and Architecture (BUIDeA) tops ArchiNEXT 2021 as announced during the virtual awarding ceremony held at the Archinext: HCG Young Designers' Competition Facebook page on April 23, 2021. Dubbed, LINGAP: General Hospital and Extended Emergency Facility, this year’s challenge aims to build an accessible, eco-friendly, and … Continue reading 4 BUIDeA 3rd-year students ace national architecture design comp

Oldest Filipino is an Uragon

Do you know that the oldest Filipino is a Bicolana? She is from Tamboon, Viga, Catanduanes and was born on 21 October 1851. Yes, she experienced the last few decades of Spanish rule on to the American and Japanese periods, and the Marcos Regime. Her name is Doña Petronila T. Briones-Opol who lived to the … Continue reading Oldest Filipino is an Uragon

Albay issues new travel guidelines (as of March 20)

Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara issued Executive Order (EO) No. 8-1 last March 20, 2021 which clarifies the previous EO he issued last March 18. The key points on the latest EO are as follows: Albay is not in a lockdown. Travel within the province is allowed.Individuals from other provinces of the Bicol Region are … Continue reading Albay issues new travel guidelines (as of March 20)

Catanduanes issues new travel restrictions

Catanduanes Governor Joseph Cua issued today, March 20, 2021, Executive Order No. 12 series of 2021 which defines the new border entry guidelines to the island province. The order is to take effect on Monday, March 22, 2021. EO No. 12 ,which repeals the previous travel guidelines issued by the governor, now requires the presentation … Continue reading Catanduanes issues new travel restrictions

Albay’s new border restrictions as of March 18

In line with the surge in the number of COVID-19 Cases, Albay Provincial Governor Al Francis Bichara issued Executive No. 8 series of 2021 dated that March 18, 2021 sets up the new guidelines for entering the Province of Albay. The EO, which takes effect on the midnight of March 19, 2021, provides new rules … Continue reading Albay’s new border restrictions as of March 18

2,327 Medical frontliners inoculated in Bicol

The Bicol Region received a total of 17,600 doses of SINOVAC and ASTRA ZENECA Vaccine from March 4 to 10, 2021 according to the Department of Health - Center for Health Development in Regional Office No. 5. This is part of the allocation given to the region by the national government. 11,000 of the total … Continue reading 2,327 Medical frontliners inoculated in Bicol

Lite Ferries to connect Castilla to Manila, other destinations

Lite Ferries, operated by Lite Shipping Corporation, will be sailing from Castilla, Sorsogon to Manila and other ports of call in Visayas and vice versa according to the information shared by Punong Barangay Alex Sotto of Poblacion Castilla Sorsogon. The maiden voyage of cargo and passenger vessels from Castilla Port will happen before the end … Continue reading Lite Ferries to connect Castilla to Manila, other destinations