Friday, June 14

Excited for Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2013

"Tomorrow we begin another food journey with the 2013 Davao Food Appreciation Tour (DFAT) Team. DFAT is the longest-running and most anticipated travel and food blogging event in the country." - Ria Jose of Kusina Maria

This is what I have been waiting for since summer. I will be spending the second weekend of my June visiting 13 food establishments and 2 resorts with my fellow Davao Bloggers. This 3-day event will run from Friday to Sunday.

It's such an honor to be part of the Davao Food Appreciation Tour 2013 team. Here is the itinerary of the group:

June 14 (Friday)
12:00pm Mam Bebs #mambebs
1:30pm Aldevinco Shopping
2:30pm Tsuru/Hanoi Food Tasting at Abreeza Mall #tsuru #hanoidavao
4:00pm Free time
6:00pm Dinner/Event at Greenwich Ilustre #greenwichlasagna

June 15,(Saturday)
8:00am Meet up at Taps MTS
8:30am Departure for Digos
10:00am Brunch at Fiesta Sorpresa #fiestasorpresa
11:00am Little Boracay #littleboracay
12:00pm Lunch at Little Boracay
3:00pm Departure from Sta Maria
7:00pm Dinner at Lachi's #lachis

June 16 (Sunday)
10:30am Snacks at Chef Lu CM Recto #cheflu
12:00pm Lunch at Marco Polo Hotel's Lotus Court #lotuscourt
2:00pm Departure for Partoza Durian Farms
3:30pm Tour of Partoza Durian Farms and Snacks courtesy of Annipie #anniepie
6:00pm Dinner at Partoza Durian Farms #durianfarm
8:00pm Departure from Partoza Durian Farms
10:00pm Dessert at Aling Foping's MTS #alingfopings

Official Hashtags

For updates about DFAT 2013, you can check my Instagram and Twitter account: @heyimalgene
Blog posts for this event will be published on my food site:

See you there!


  1. wow such a great event! nice to see the full lists and time here! Would love to be invited as a blogger too! enjoy everyone!

  2. Little Boracay is a restaurant or a resort? I wonder what the specialties are. Aww I'd also want to be part of this, if only Davao's not too far from Manila.

  3. This is my kind of event, food and resort tour combined in one! Hehe!

    Btw, congrats on being part of the DFAT team. Enjoy your visits! :)

  4. This is a definite treat for food and adventure lovers.

  5. great lists here very useful and helpful to those who are going so they can be updated!

  6. Wow! That's a great event :) I wonder when will local bloggers in our area do something like this :D Can't wait for your posts about this food trip :)

  7. i wish we have such an event here too and I would be invited since this seems to be such a fun activity to be involved and a great opportunity to explore all kids of foods :) enjoy

  8. Wow! I want to join this kind of events! even though I'm not really a food blogger hehe but I know it will be fun!. Enjoy!! :)

  9. i really want to be part of this kind event most especially on the food part.:)

  10. Oh wow! Would definitely calendar this for next year! Hope there would be another event such as this when we visit Davao next year:)

  11. Wow....makes me wish I lived in Davao :) the hubby has suggested we visit Davao one of these days...this is a great list of places we could visit! have fun and looking forward to your post about these places ;)

  12. Woohoo! This is a very exciting event Sis to attend. I bet you will have a blast and a full tummy when this event is over :-)

  13. Starts na ng Food appreciation tour mo. so sure you will have a grand time out there.

  14. This sounds like so much fun. this would be an awesome event to attend.

  15. wow, this is really great event for Davao Bloggers...I wish I could join event like this! :) Liked your IG DFAT pictures and I can't wait to hear your stories about the tour. :)

  16. this would be such a nice event to attend , sounds like a nice getaway and would love to try all the different foods thank you for sharing

  17. Wow, 13 food establishments and 2 resorts for 3 days. I think it would take 5 days to cover all. This event should be duplicated in Manila. :-)

  18. This is really an ultimate event to attend! I'll visit Davao early next year to tick off one of my bucket list >> food trip in DAVAO! I'll make reference to this list!


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