San Carlos (Negros Occidental)
San Carlos is in Negros Occidental. Although the province name translates as Western Negros, this city is actually on the east coast of the island.
San Carlos is a relatively small city (132,536 in 2015 census) but has an excellent harbor and is a moderately important port.
Bus & minivansThere are buses from the other main cities of Negros Island. The route from Bacolod (, 3 hours) goes through mountains. but the bus from Dumaguete runs through gentler terrain along the coast.
- Lite Shipping Line ferries cross the Tañon Strait to Toledo on Cebu Island, fares from + port fee . The trip takes 1 hr 30 min-2 hours. The ferry departs 01:30, 03:00, 05:00, 07:00, 09:00, 10:00, 13:00, 15:30, 18:00.
- Fast Cat also have ferries from San Carlos to Toledo. 01:00, 05:00, 09:00, 13:00, 27:00. Fares from .
- E B Aznar Shipping Corp has a fast craft from San Carlos to Toledo. 04:45, 07:30, 08:30, 11:30, 12:30, 15:30. Fares from .
- A bus from Toledo to Cebu City costs , and a minivan costs .
- Tricycles, 1st .
Rarlynns Swim Center
Peopes Parkaddress: V Gustilo StreetA nice park to walk around has a board walk over looking the sea.
Malls & supermarkets
Gaisano MallMajor chain with malls in many cities. Has a Gaisano supermarket
Puregold Supermarketaddress: Carmona Street
address: Azcona Street & Endrina Street
address: Gustillo Street
- Savemore Market CityMall Branch
- Savemore Market Locsin Branch
- 7-Eleven crn Locsin street & Rizal street open 24 hours a day
Banks & ATMs
Metro Bankaddress: S Carmona StreetMastercard/Visa card ATM.
PNB Bankaddress: V Gustilo StreetVisa card ATM.
Jollibeeaddress: Gaisano Mall & Citi MallBreakfast 07:00-11:00
- Mc Donalds next to Gaisano mall.
- Chowking. CityMall
- Mang Inasal. CitiMall.
- Central market food court 6am-6pm. Much lower prices than the malls.
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