Bacolod-Silay International Airport eyes expansion by 2019
An expansion project plan for Bacolod-Silay International Airport was revealed during the 2017-2022 Regional Development Plan Roadshow at the Social Hall of the Provincial Capitol. The project involves the expansion of the runway from 2,002x45 meters to 2,500x45m, and the terminal building space from 6,187 square meters to 41,900m2 area . This is great news for future travelers in the city for there will be improvements not just in facilities but also services in the airport.
Caving and water activities in Sipalay suspended
Guests and adventure tour operators were advised by the Sipalay Tourism Office to cancel activities due to the projected bad weather forecast. Caving and water activities are put on hold until further notice for the protection of locals and guests. If you are a tourist planning to experience the above mentioned activities, it will be best to avoid for safety purposes. It is advised as well to always check the weather forecast to fully enjoy the vacation even during the rainy season.
Sunoy Bambi Falls, a new tourist spot
The highway leading to the waterfall was now enhanced by the Binalbagan town government to attract more tourists. The beauty of Sunoy Bambi Falls is breathtaking, picturesque, and offers a one-of-a-kind natural escapade . As more tourism development projects is set to the municipality of Binalbagan, this falls will soon be a major tourist spot in the province. This is great news for tourists who are looking for new getaways in Negros Occidental. Tourists who are planning to go there are advised to coordinate with the office of Mayor Emmanuel Aranda at the Binalbagan municipal hall to make the most out of the trip.