By Delfin T. Mallari Jr.
LUCBAN, Philippines—The Pahiyas Festival here on Thursday remained one of the country’s top May-time tourist attractions but the participation of some residents in the annual colorful event is decreasing. Although most residents along the designated roads festooned their houses with farm produce, rice “kiping” or their main sources of livelihood, like hats, bags and [...]
At least 10,000 kilograms of bangus (milkfish) will be grilled here when this city holds a street party next month for this year’s Bangus Festival celebration, a city government official said.
By Villamor Visaya Jr.
More than a thousand gongs on Thursday played a rhythmic beat that grew louder and louder as dancers from seven towns in Kalinga province and this capital city formed into letters that declare to the world, “Kalinga Shines.”
By Julliane Love De Jesus
The police in Western Visayas police have stepped up its security measures for the week-long Ati-Atihan festivities, which will kick off on January 10 until January 14.
By Jo Martinez-Clemente
No Christmas celebration goes well without the following lyrics being sung by cherubic boys and girls: “Away in a manger, no crib for a bed; the little Lord Jesus laid down His sweet head.”