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JOJIE ALCANTARA is a Filipina writer (proud Dabawenya), photographer and artist who leads a double life. One is a stay-at-home, insomniac cartoonist and painter. The other self is a solo traveler exploring images of humanity and nature. In between catnaps she blogs, watches horror movies at midnight, hosts TV specials, and captures funny signs. How she juggles her time remains to be a mystery. http://about.me/jojiealcantara
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PHWOW: When you hear the word Davao, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? ME: Happiness! I am very happy to be living here. I can’t imagine being […]
“Make it Davao Now!” teaser campaign I created for the Davao Tour Association and Tourism Congress in 2010. There is also a longer version of 6 minutes. All photos by […]
Davao’s Simbang Gabi Text and photos by Jojie Alcantara (published in SunStar Davao on Dec. 21, 2011) The Misa de Gallo (“Rooster’s Mass”) in Spanish and Simbang Gabi (“Night Mass”) […]
Enjoying Davao on a budget (published in November issue of Cebu Pacific’s SMILE Magazine, Shoestring Diaries) Discover all that Davao has to offer without breaking the bank. Jojie Alcantara gives […]
“The Big Davao Fun Sale” is the first ever 4-week long shopping frenzy in the Philippines with the retail industry of the City offering fantastic deals like unique activities, discounts, freebies, awards and prizes.
D’ Japanese Tunnel in Davao After World War II, the legend of the Yamashita treasure seduced many treasure hunters to Davao, particularly in Mintal, Tugbok District (now declared as the […]
Just sharing our photos in DOT’s tourism campaign of the country’s regions in It’s More Fun in the Philippines.
The new state of the art museum built by Davao Oriental Provincial Governor Cora Malanyaon, Subangan Davao Oriental Provincial Museum, opens to the public on January 8, 2014 in the Provincial Tourism Complex, Mati City.
Harold Soriaga at 39, Dad to Mati and Cylo (8 and 9 respectively) and hubby to Jolla, still plays with his toys until today. Born and raised in Manila, he moved to Davao in 1997, bringing along with him his collection of comic books with his older brother, and a penchant for superhero toys. No, he just doesn’t collect them. He sculpts them.
Davao Lights Up for Christmas (2013) Photojournalist Jojie Alcantara goes around town one night to document gaily colored holiday bright lights festooned in the streets, illuminating Davao at its finest. […]
In 1997, street photography in Indonesia started my journey to photojournalism, eventually pushing me to explore portrait, landscape and travel which is part of the field I specialize in. Come take a walk with me for one day, as I share how I observe, compose and capture scenes in a different, thought provoking perspective.
Flavors of the holidays at SM Lanang Premier’s Davao Gourmet Collective A delectable Christmas feast awaits foodies from all over the metro as SM Lanang Premier holds the Christmas edition […]
Mark your calendars, Ateneans. Ateneo Flashback 2013 Alumni Grand Homecoming is on December 30, at the SMX Convention Center in SM Lanang Premier. Be part of the biggest event of […]
Vikings Buffet entices Davao in a culinary voyage by Jojie Alcantara Opening a restaurant in Davao, or anywhere for that matter, comes with a smorgasbord of challenges. Without effective marketing, […]