Tag: Entoy’s Bakasihan

  • Cordova’s bakasi and other bounties from the sea

    Cordova’s bakasi and other bounties from the sea

    Text and Photos by Boboi Costas The bakasi (saltwater eel) thrives abundantly in the town of Cordova, Mactan Island, a 45-minute drive from the city of Cebu. In taxonomic classification, eels belong to the Muranidae family which includes 200 species in 15 genera. In Buwagsong, Cordova, a local fishing community; the bakasi is a prized […]