Culture

In Photos: Repoblacion ng Pilipinas Independence Day Street Party

So how do you celebrate the Philippine Independence Day? Can't go wrong with tradition + booze.

Escolta Block Party – In Pictures

How do you mix old heritage awareness and street party into one amazing event? Enter the Escolta Block Party.

Manila Souvenir Hunt: Where to Find Your Souvenir Fix in the Metro

Take a piece of the Philippines with you after your trip - these souvenir destinations will get you covered.

Balut: How to Eat & Where to Find it

This all-time #1 Filipino exotic food is a must-try so add this experience to your bucket list!

First Timers’ Guide to the 16th Century “Walled City” of Intramuros

Intramuros has tons of history to offer tourists that it's almost impossible to explore everything at once, so for first timers, here's a quick guide on the must-see places to see on your first visit.

A Guide to the National Museum of the Philippines

See and experience culture, history, and tradition from all over the Philippines right here in the Capital of Fun.

The Art of Haggling: How to Score Bargain Deals in the Philippines

Pasok mga suki, presyong Divisoria! Here are ways you can master the art of haggling during one of your bargain shopping sprees in the Philippines.

Ube: The Sweet Purple Treat Close to Filipino Hearts

It may come off as a coincidence that Pantone recently unveiled its Official Color of the Year, the electrifying PANTONE 18-3838 Ultra Violet, which basically embodies one of the most awaited desserts of 2018: the striking, vibrant ube dessert that ...

Kakanin: A Sticky Rice Tradition We All Grew Up With

Before our meriendas were invaded by the jolly bee and the red-haired smiling clown who offer burgers, fries, and spaghetti, all of us were smitten with the idea that a single serving of delicious, sticky kakanin will help soothe our tired souls. A ...

Every Must Try Filipino Street Food in Manila

Street food is BIG in South East Asia and it's definitely a great way to get to know local culture and taste in each bite. In the Philippines, street food is vital to a local's day to day as it is a convenient and cheap way to a quick merienda ...

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