Daniel Drake Galan
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Planning the year ahead
by Daniel Drake Galan - December 29, 2015 - 9:00am
It is about the time to look ahead to another year. It is about the high time to start all over again, to make a new beginning.
The health effects of using firecrackers
by Daniel Drake Galan - December 27, 2015 - 9:00am
Now that Christmas Day has passed, the sound of firecracker explosions is echoing even more.
Ah, Alegria!
by Daniel Drake Galan - November 21, 2015 - 9:00am
There are indeed many places nearby that have not been subject to promotional hype and, thus,
The Sound of Christmas
by Daniel Drake Galan - November 20, 2015 - 9:00am
As December approaches, the carolers get busy in their preparations. Christmas caroling is very much part of the Philippine yuletide tradition. While the usual picture of Christmas carolers is of neighborhood kids,...
Asturias in the Cebu northwest
by Daniel Drake Galan - November 7, 2015 - 9:00am
The municipality of Asturias is located in the northwestern part of Cebu province. It is 71 kilometers northwest of Cebu City, approximately a two-hour drive.
Haunted places
by Daniel Drake Galan - October 31, 2015 - 10:00am
On the subject of haunted places in the Philippines, the Manila Film Center at the Cultural Center of the Philippines Complex in Pasay City is sure to come to mind. It is the site of a horrible accident that cost...
Try Sogod
by Daniel Drake Galan - October 17, 2015 - 10:00am
This town some 60 kilometers to the northeast from Cebu City may seem uninteresting to most passers-by. But Sogod has quite a lot to offer those who care to stop by and look around. For starters, many interesting...
The road to Daanbantayan
by Daniel Drake Galan - October 10, 2015 - 10:00am
For the average travelers, it starts at the city’s North Bus Terminal. There, certain buses bear the name of the place in their sign boards. Daanbantayan is a town located at the northernmost part of...
A more homey family vacation
by Daniel Drake Galan - September 25, 2015 - 10:00am
In the light of the present economic difficulty, many families do not have the resources for taking a trip together.
Kidney stone
by Daniel Drake Galan - September 20, 2015 - 10:00am
What is kidney stone?
Childhood eye diseases and conditions
by Daniel Drake Galan - September 13, 2015 - 10:00am
In the light of the present sore eyes incidence in the city and other parts of the country, it's the children that everyone is particularly worried about. Given the fact that children are
Traveling Alone
by Daniel Drake Galan - September 12, 2015 - 10:00am
When one thinks about traveling, a companion often comes to mind. Traveling alone can be lonely - even risky. Especially at great moments on a trip, it's nice to have someone - someone special especially - to share...
The practical origins of art
by Daniel Drake Galan - September 2, 2015 - 10:00am
Many people regard art as simply a frill reserved for the affluent. Also, art is often used by some to attain a certain public image - particularly that of being highly cultured and erudite. But, in fact, art has...
Too much gadgets
by Daniel Drake Galan - August 25, 2015 - 10:00am
There's an advertisement of a mobile service provider abroad that's creating quite a stir.
Urban roof gardens
by Daniel Drake Galan - August 21, 2015 - 10:00am
One of the biggest challenges of urban living is keeping a healthy environment. The crucial part of the challenge is growing greens - plants that cleanse the air that the urbanites breathe and help cool their surroundings....
The skin in cold weather
by Daniel Drake Galan - August 9, 2015 - 10:00am
The rainy season is a welcome respite from the searing tropical climate. It is a boon to the farmers in the country's rural areas, and brings the ambient temperatures down. But as the saying goes: "There are two...
Absentee parenthood
by Daniel Drake Galan - August 7, 2015 - 10:00am
Today's parents are so caught up with economic hurdles that they are left with too little time for their parenting function. Both parents have to work, leaving the children with no one to provide the essential parental...
Flat belly
by Daniel Drake Galan - August 2, 2015 - 10:00am
Many people these days frequent the gym to keep fit. They want to build muscles or lose weight, or both. But, perhaps, the biggest challenge for gym habitués is flattening the midsection. Often it's the last...
To the South of Cebu
by Daniel Drake Galan - March 15, 2015 - 12:00am
There’s no doubt that Cebu is already in the tourism map of the world. It may not be in the league of the big world destinations, but this island in the heart of the Philippine archipelago have charms all its...
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