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Mar 25, 2013

Sights and Sundown at Bacolod Baywalk

Weeks before my flight to the Philippines, I saw several posts about Bacolod Baywalk on Facebook. The photos on the news feed made me so curious about the place. Bacolod Baywalk is the newest attraction in the city. It was inaugurated last February 14, 2013. The 2 hectare area at the coastline of Bacolod can be a dine-out spot for foodies, an entertainment venue for music lovers and a perfect place to watch the beautiful sunset for hopeless romantics.

Bacolod Baywalk

My family and I went to Bacolod Baywalk after a short visit to Pope John Paul II Tower. Since, I don't want to be disappointed  I came without great expectations. But the moment I saw that there's an entrance fee of P20, I began to wonder. Will it be worth it? 

Bacolod Baywalk entrance

I saw a dramatic sunset as the hues of the sky and the sea changed. It was romantic.   
sunset at Bacolod Baywalk

There is an area for bike exhibitions. We stood at the side for awhile and watched the teens do some stunts.
bike exhibitions at Bacolod Baywalk

The place got crowded when dusk came.
There were families, students and group of friends chit-chattering and strolling.
lots of people at Bacolod Baywalk

There were colorful kites in the air. 
flying kites at Bacolod Baywalk

A short walk from the entrance gate are food stalls of
 rice toppings, shawarma, burgers and drinks.
food stalls at Bacolod Baywalk

Opposite the food stalls was an area for dining. There's also a stage where live bands perform on weekends.
dining area at Bacolod Baywalk

I absolutely love the idea of open-air entertainment spot by the sea. It's something new in Bacolod; a great addition to the city. Baywalk is a very promising attraction, so when all the proposed projects are done the P20 fee will be worth it.  But, as of the moment, I think the entrance fee is questionable.

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Bacolod Baywalk
Reclamation Area, BREDCO
near Pope John Paul II Tower and SM City
Bacolod City, Negros Occidental

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