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Vigan Procession; Observing the Semana Santa in Vigan
on Mar 30, 2013 in Philippines Luzon Ilocos (Region 1) CULTURE VIGAN Ilocos Sur EVENTS SEASONS "I hope everyone shall change for the better. It should not just be a tradition but it should be a goal to enrich our spiritual lives."Vigan's culture and traditions are intangible part of it's rich heritage; and the Holy Week has come. Rel...

Vigan City | Domingo de Ramos (Palm Sunday) Scenes
on Mar 29, 2013 in Philippines Luzon Ilocos (Region 1) CULTURE VIGAN Ilocos Sur "This is Holy Week up north. This is Vigan, like any other places in the Philippines."I'm sure many of us know how Vigan is covered with deep-rooted Roman Catholic traditions since it became the religious center up north during the Spanish regime. Th...

Vigan Dancing Fountain | Plaza Salcedo Repackaged
on Mar 25, 2013 in Philippines Luzon Ilocos (Region 1) VIGAN Ilocos Sur Parks/Plazas Man-made Wonders The historical Plaza Salcedo, an eliptical, elevated plaza is a landmark in Vigan with the most dramatic and massive change. Unlike Vigan's great museums and precious mansions and ancestral houses, only a little  has been changed and as much as...

Manabo Bridge | "Bridge of Stupidity" in Abra
on Mar 15, 2013 in Philippines Bridges Abra Luzon Manabo UNUSUAL Cordillera Administrative Region The question is when are they going to wait? It will be finished soon. But how soon is soon?The province I am already learning to love is clad with hopes and dreams. I have been going and exploring many of the towns of Abra. Even how far some of the...

Cultural Experience with the IMMUTAN TRIBE of Manabo
on Mar 5, 2013 in Philippines Abra Luzon CULTURE Manabo Cordillera Administrative Region PEOPLE "There was a language barrier but the mere fact that I am witnessing a portion of their culture has made me think that these people are simply unique and blessed!"Being able to witness a small portion of the cultural beauty of the Immutan Tribe ...

Blog Carnival: Where do Broken Hearts Go? (A Traveler's Perspective)
on Feb 7, 2013 in PERSONAL Blog Carnival "Being crazy and being broken-hearted has a thin margin. Don't make yourself crazy."Having a broken heart is not at all a disastrous condition. Sometimes it teaches you to become strong and to become wiser. It is very helpful in molding the clay of l...

Longganisa Festival | A Colorful Vigan City Fiesta
on Jan 27, 2013 in Philippines ARTS FESTIVALS Luzon Ilocos (Region 1) VIGAN Ilocos Sur "The Longganisa Festival marks the opening of a year-long cultural celebration in Vigan."Longganisa Festival is the first festivity celebrated in Vigan every year which usually happens every 22nd of January, the date of the cityhood of Vigan. Ho...

LARGA FESTIVAL | A Vegetable Fiesta in Sta. Catalina, Ilocos Sur
on Nov 27, 2012 in Philippines Sta Catalina FESTIVALS Luzon Ilocos (Region 1) All Ilocos Sur "How I wish that after 50 years, this festival will still continue and evolve to be one of the grandest in the country, and after 50 years, this blog entry will still remain."A very small town west of the city of Vigan in the province of Ilocos Sur,...

CAOAYAN BRIDGE | Of Scooter Stroll and Night Walking Tour
on Nov 19, 2012 in Philippines Bridges Luzon All Caoayan Ilocos Sur Walking Tour Man-made Wonders "I think it is safe enough to tell that I am not overrating the bridge because as I see people passing through the bridge, they too, stand amazed."It was a motorbike stroll to Caoayan, a very small town south of the city of Vigan. My target is to see...

Abra Welcome Park | Digging the Roots, Found Out a Pinay Hero
on Oct 4, 2012 in Philippines San Quintin [Abra] Abra All Parks/Plazas     "Call me obsessive-compulsive (OC), but I really want to make simple things complicated for good. I want to make small things big and being able to make a great story from simple encounters be it an ignored place or an unknown t...

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