DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

One place in Negros Occidental which is a favorite instant retreat area for many people in Bacolod City is the Municipality of Don Salvador Benedicto. The site is a post-colonial hill station offering amazing vistas and a cold climate which is why it is dubbed as the Summer Capital of the Province of Negros Occidental.

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

Jude Casio Millendez works in a BPO Company in Bacolod City. He loves visiting Don Salvador Benedicto with his motorbike

Many day-trippers visit the place riding their motorbikes.

One rider who frequents the place is Jude Casio Millendez who works in a BPO in Bacolod City. Jude loves to bike as his way to re-energize from his draining and demanding work.

Some of the things that Jude like about the place include the following:

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

Jude Casio Millendez at Don Salvador Benedicto 

Pine Trees lined along the highway of Don Salvador Benedicto

A good portion of the Highway of DSB is lined with sweet smelling pine trees. Often Jude and his friends would stop in this part of the place for some photo op.

Malatan-og Falls

Just along the highway, specifically in Brgy. Kumaliskis, any road tripper can just drop by the viewing deck for Malatan-og Falls. The area also serves as the jump-off point for people who would want to come and enjoy the falls. A tour guide is required for people who would want to go to the falls which will be provided as soon as you pay the environmental fee at the place.

The trek to the falls would take around 30-45 minutes depending on the speed and physical power of the guests.

Don Salvador Benedicto Viewing Deck and Lion Statue

Another spot which many tourists stop for some photo opp is the viewing deck which is also found along the highway. The place offers an impressive view of the mountains, rice terraces, and a river.

A huge Lion Statue built by the Lions Club of Bacolod is also found in the area.

Pineapples of Don Salvador Benedicto

Just along the street, you will definitely see local vendors selling locally produced pineapples at a very affordable price. You should try for yourself and be the judge of how delicious is the local produce of the place.

Ornamental Plants

You can take home a pot or two of beautiful ornamental plants being sold along the highway. Households beside the street grow potted plants for people to buy when visiting the place.

View of Mt. Canlaon/Kanlaon

While visiting the place, you will surely see the majestic view of Mt Canlaon, one of the active volcanoes of the country.

There you go, some tips from Jude on what to see and do at Don Salvador Benedicto. Since Jude is a certified rider, he always makes sure that his bike is always in good condition especially his tires.

Here’re some tips he gave.

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

Choosing the Right Motorcycle Tires  

There are all kinds of motorcycle tires that you can find right now. There are some tires that are made for the streets. Some motorcycle tires can be used for dirt roads. Finding the right tires is not only about picking the right size although this should also be considered. You can look at themotorcycle tire shop in order to look at the various items available.

These are some of the things that you should look for:

Find the right tire size that will give you the ability to ride your motorcycle without any issues.

There are different tire sizes that may be appropriate for your motorcycle. You can read up on more details about this or you may also ask people who are already experts in determining the right size for your motorcycle.

You should know by now that the rim strips are very important.

If you find some rims that do not come with this, then you can look elsewhere. Rim strips are highly important in preventing the tires from getting punctured. There are a lot of potential problems that you will go through on the road. You can prevent your tires from getting rubbed with the right rim strips.

The place where you are going to buy discount motorcycle tires will still be important.

Some stores are well known for providing the tires that people need. What if you would purchase from a shop that has gotten only negative reviews? You may end up with discounted tires that will not last.

You can consider OEM parts for motorcycles that you can buy from various stores. Focusing on your tires are important especially if you need replacement tires right away but there are also other parts of your motorcycle that you can greatly improve.

Riding your motorcycle will not be safe unless you are wearing the right safety gear. The helmet that you pick will make a huge difference in the number of places that you can use your motorcycle. Pick motorcycle gear and parts that will allow you to ride your motorcycle safely and comfortably.

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

DON SALVADOR BENEDICTO IN A DAY | MOTORBIKE ADVENTURE

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2 Comments

  1. Interesting, I had never heard of Negros Occidental before. Thanks for sharing, it looks magical

  2. I love how you segue from travel and tourism to being a tire-supply endorser, lol. On a serious note, Don Salvador Benedicto is for me very magical. It re-energizes my physical strength, realigns my spiritual, mental and emotional well-being, and to top it all, it rejuvenates my sexual perspective especially I’m riding alongside riders like the model Jude above. Just kidding 🙂

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