The rainy season has already invaded Manila yet so many family or barkada getaways are already marked on your calendar. Starting to get puzzled now where to go? Well, gather your family or friends because a great spot in Pampanga has opened its doors to welcome you to a great weekend escapade—an overnight accommodation good for 10 at the Executive House at Enclave Villa in the city of Angeles, Pampanga.
Feel at home under a sunny or gloomy sky at a homey Enclave Executive House with its 2-storey structure and modern stone-and-white-walled exterior plus a well-secured garage to assure you of your car’s safety. Surrounded by a friendly-looking neighborhood, this Enclave Villa will welcome you with a fully and beautifully furnished interior: a comfortable sala set, a kitchen area complete with refrigerator and cooking appliances and dinner table of 6.
On the second floor you will find a cozy and air-conditioned 1 Master’ Bedroom with bathroom and 2 single bedrooms with 1 common bath—just like the home of your dreams. The only difference is the Kapampangan excitement that waits right outside your door. At night, you can stay at home and tuck in a good-tasting meal good for 10 pax:
Set 1 – Giniling na Baboy, Fried Tilapia with atsara and Chopsuey o
Set 2 - Lumpia Shanghai, Sweet and Sour Pork and Ginisang Ampalaya with egg
Set 3 - Pork Sisig, Chicken Fingers and Pinakbet.
*All sets come with plain rice and 1.5L soda.
Pampanga is usually just seen when you’re off to a trip to farther provinces of the north; what you don’t know is this is the thrilling city of the most savory sisig, giant lanterns, hot air balloons and the towering magnificence of Mt. Arayat. Get a feast-ful of the flavors of Pampanga by having a food hunting trip of Pampanga’s best dishes: Kare-Kare (Oxtail in Vegetables and Peanut Soup), Kilawin (Ceviche), Sizzling Sisig, Adobong Kamaru (mole crickets in adobo style), Embutido (ground pork roll), Relleno (Stuffed Fish), Bringhe (green sticky rice ala Spanish Paella) and desserts and delicacies such as pastillas (milk candies), turonnes de casoy and buro, the most celebrated authenticity of Razon’s of Guagua Halo- Halo, Pampanga’s Best and Mekeni Food. The town is famous for bringing excellent flavors to the Filipino culture and it is a mortal sin not to get a taste of these when you’re in Pampanga.
To further cultivate Filipino pride, visit Nayong Pilipino-Clark which is a theme park showcasing Philippine heritage where scale-replicas of various Philippine historic and cultural locations, giving a Philippine tour that every Filipino individual will surely be proud of. There is more to Pampanga than cultural destinations because there are also shootings ranges, kart-racing area and hiking and trekking opportunities. By night time, the night life in Pampanga is also bursting with excitement so check out their local grills for a short beer/pica-pica session. If you’re tired with all your day activities, lounge by the pool or take a nigh swim if you so wish.
Give Pampanga a try for your next getaway with family or peers because the best of the Kapampangan pride is a must-discover pleasure.