Early booking of flights and boat trips for this week
People working from the different parts of the country will most likely take the opportunity to go home because of the long weekend. Traditionally, ferries and airlines are fully booked even before All Saints Day. If you are planning to spend a vacation in the City of Smiles, guests are advised to book their flights early to secure seats. People who are coming from Iloilo and nearby islands who plan to travel by boat are advised to reserve tickets earlier as well to avoid fare increase during this season.
Hotels and resorts in Bacolod open for holiday
All major hotels and resorts in Bacolod City will still be open on November 1 and 2. This is great news for family who are planning for a staycation during the holiday. Hotels consider opening for the holidays since families will likely take the long weekend as an opportunity to rest and bond with each other. Meanwhile, if you are also a tourist who will be coming in the city this week, you can still enjoy and have fun under the sun since resorts in Bacolod city and nearby are also open.
Experience Kalag-Kalag Festival in Municipality of Isabela
If you are tourist spending a vacation in the City of Smiles this week, you can actually make the most out of this weekend by attending a unique festival. Kalag Kalag festival, a festival happening every 2nd of November is a festival that can be associate with Halloween. However, people in costume came not to scare people but to entertain through a street dance. If you are interested to join in the festivity, you can drive your way to municipality of Isabela which is 1 hour and 15 minutes away from the city.