Plane crash in Negros Occidental a hoax
A report about a passenger plane that crashed in a town in Negros Occidental recently went viral online. This caused panic among residents and netizens. However, local authorities quickly dismissed the aid reports and announced that it was a hoax. In addition, the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) also said that the control tower of the Bacolod-Silay Airport has not monitored any plane crash . Locals and tourists are recommended to always fact check news before sharing it in their personal social media to avoid conflict and panic.
Sipalay City gets boost thru PH largest dive expo
Sipalay City, one of the major diving destinations in Negros Occidental, gained boost by participating in Diving and Resort Travel Expo 2018. The participation of Sipalay City in the event has enabled them to promote its one of their major offerings, and that is diving destinations. There are 42 dive sites in the city composed of three shipwrecks, coral walls, coral gardens, and underwater caves . If you want to witness the diverse marine life of Sipalay City, it will be best to visit the city during summer.
Bucalan Sunflower Farm reopens
After getting viral and grabbing the attention of locals in July this year, the sunflower farm closed for expansion. But great news! The farm is now back this month, and is now ready and prepared to accept larger number of guests. Dubbed as the Sirao Garden of La Carlota, this mini farm owned by the Flores family is now becoming one of the places-to-visit in La Carlota City. If you love sunflowers and are planning to visit the place, it is recommended to check the weather forecast first because sunflowers are best photographed in a sunny weather.