Friday, November 12, 2010

THE RUINS : A Hidden Old-World Treasure

Hidden behind the vast sugarcane plantation and rows of middle-class homes is Talisay City's toast to history and wealth of Negros (Occidental) during the golden years of sugar production. The Ruins is an old mansion owned by the powerful and wealthy Ledesma-Lacson clan turned into a tourist destination / restaurant / cafe in the outskirts of Talisay City - just 10 minutes away from Bacolod.

To learn more about this must-see destination (history and getting-there), visit this site:

Here are the pictures I took during my visit there....