April 12, 2011
Backpacking with a Book

A Real People’s Park

Davao is not all about durian and Samal Island. Perhaps if a place can speak, it will be offended since it is reduced to tourist attractions: Davao, the Durian Paradise! Bacolod, the City of Smiles, Cebu, the Queen of the South! Ah,  blame tourism. Ah, blame us since we expect each place to possess a unique character—luring us to pay it a visit. Tourism is nothing but the backwash of our endless quest, longing for the unfamiliar and the obscure. I’m digressing. Davao is charmed with artistic places worth visiting.  There’s People’s Park. I’ve never been fond of entering parks […]