To start with the word “Capiz” is both a geographical location and the name of a shell that is used largely in interior decorating and for decorative gifts and accessories. Capiz shell, which is used for decorative purposes, is the outer shell of the marine mollusk, Placuna / placenta, found in the shallow coastal waters of the Philippines.
Capiz shell is a flat, semi-transparent shell with a pearlescent appearance. Capiz is often used to create lampshades or other luminescent objects, such as candle holders, because of its striking appearance when light shines through.
Geographically speaking, Capiz is a province of the Philippines facing the Sibuyan Sea to the north. And Capiz is just a small province and a beautiful province.
About my place in the province of Capiz, I am living in roxas city in the province of Capiz and my house was near in the heart of the city and it is just near from school’s, hospital’s, mall’s and other facilities. Our product here is sea food because our city is rich in sea food’s also we have some native’s products here in roxas such as bag’s, accessories, furniture’s and other’s. Our transportation here in roxas is tricycle, we also have jeepney, van, and boat traveling here because some of the barangay’s here are far from the city.
We also have some captivating place here in roxas to visit; you can go to “ulotayan” to see the white sand beach here in roxas besides boracay, and you can stay here in our hotel’s we got midtown hotel, travelers inn, la hacienda hotel and many more. And can stop by and shop and gaisano mall. Eat at our restaurants but in RML manokan house were you can taste our chicken inasal and you can order some sea foods that are very delicious, drink? Uhm we’ve got many bars here also in roxas city. You can go to pangahaw or area one if you want to party and enjoy, but if you just want to unwind you can simple go to west bar and cebrew just right in front of area one.
Festivals to attend here we got the “sinadya sa halaran” the highlight of this festival is on December 8, we also have diwal festival were we harvest diwal (angel shell) and place it in the plaza for public we celebrate this festival at around October.