May, 2008

PRESIDENT Arroyo has designated Argao, Cebu Mayor Edsel Galeos as a consultant for the National Government’s water projects, impressed as she was by the southern town’s irrigation scheme. Arroyo, who visited Argao last May 19, saw the system that, for only P300,000, has benefited about 80 families without using any electricity. “The President was very […]

Visitors to Argao may choose from a number of affordable accommodations available to tourists, from classy resorts to simple lodging houses. Below is a listing of available resorts, hotels, and pension houses in the town as well as their contact details. Name/Address Services Price (in pesos) Contact Details Woodruff: Argao Rooms with cable tv (032) […]

May 21st, 2008Recent 0 Comments

What does the town of Argao get for one peso a year? It pays for the services of a man responsible for the town’s new technology innovations–IT consultant Querubin Momongan. Momongan is responsible for putting into place a proposal for a wireless fidelity (wi-fi) zone at the town square. The full computerization of business processes […]

MUNICIPAL WI-FI. I spent a day in Argao and was pleasantly surprised to find several dependable and free Wi-Fi hotspots. I was surprised because in Cebu City, free Wi-Fi access isn’t as widespread as they say it is in places such as Davao City. When I say free, I mean full Internet access without having […]

May 18th, 2008Videos 0 Comments

May 18th, 2008Videos 0 Comments

Click on the photos for the bigger sizes and captions. Photos by Sun.Star website and Argao Tourism Commission.

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