Enjoy the Blue and Clear Waters in the Philippine Islands!

Enjoy the Blue and Clear Waters in the Philippine Islands!

The waters in the Philippines had never been so refreshing and relaxing. Exploring North to South and East to West, nature never failed to enchant and entice everyone as they come to discover what it offers. For those who love to dip in the cold and hot natural waters, here are the best places for you.   KAYANGAN LAKE Located…
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Pinikpikan: The Cordillera Way

Pinikpikan: The Cordillera Way

Ever heard of the famous brutal and bloody story in Cordillera? The pinikpikan, coming from the Ilocano word “pikpik” means to literally hit repeatedly. As per studies and some history tales, it was first done in cooking to calm down spirits worshipped by the tribes living in the mountain province. Additionally, it was also believed that this is a ritual…
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Great Finds: All Pink Exciting Paradise for the Summer Season

Great Finds: All Pink Exciting Paradise for the Summer Season

A month from now, we are already in the summer season! Hooray! The Philippine islands, known for its unique products such as clay and abaca that are being exported mainly in Korea, are also popular for its perfect beaches such as those in Boracay and other parts of the North and South. Here are two of the most unique beaches…
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Take Me More: More from the Philippines, More Souvenirs for You!

Take Me More: More from the Philippines, More Souvenirs for You!

A vacation from the Philippines would perhaps be incomplete without taking home some souvenirs. Some reflect culture, some show Filipino creativity, but definitely, all are works of pure love. The following are the most common souvenirs one can take home from a visit in the Philippines.   I LOVE Philippines T-Shirt After a visit to the Philippines, you or one…
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More than Just Abaca: The Bests of Eastern Visayas II

More than Just Abaca: The Bests of Eastern Visayas II

Road trips and fun times, foods and drinks, lands and waters – all are life’s pleasures and escapes from stress. In the land of Eastern Visayas where the richness of culture is reflected, a life in a paradise has always been waiting. The trip is not yet to end: here are a few more points that should not be missed…
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Abaca: The Unending Benefits of a True Philippine Treasure

Abaca: The Unending Benefits of a True Philippine Treasure

Abaca, also known as Manila hemp and Abaca Fiber can be said to be the greatest Philippine treasure that contributes most for the Philippine products exported in other countries like Korea. The Philippine Abaca is way better than any other abacas in the world such as in Ecuador, making it the sound of Filipino craft authenticity.   Many things can…
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Early Morning Thoughts: History of the Philippine Coffee

Early Morning Thoughts: History of the Philippine Coffee

Aside from the abundant abaca in the Philippines that are now exported in different countries like Korea, Japan, and United States, the country is also abundant in Coffee. Dating back to 1940, the Philippines had a rich history when it comes to its coffee industry. Because coffee is recorded to be the second largest commodity in the world after oil,…
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Filipino Core: The History of Taho

Filipino Core: The History of Taho

Made of tofu, syrup of brown sugar, and sago pearls, a Filipino street food commonly known as “Taho” has been everyone’s favorite since time immemorial. We see vendors roaming around the streets under the scorching heat of the sun, run into them to excitedly hand our ten peso coin and a mug. Aside from being cheap, it also satisfies the…
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Digging Deeper: Philippine Indigenous Arts and Crafts

Digging Deeper: Philippine Indigenous Arts and Crafts

Art was embedded in our culture since the beginning of time up to the present. It is one thing that can never be lost in a culture no matter what it goes through. The Philippines, having a rich culture, also has its own share of art that is discovered and practiced, and applied in the day to day living.  …
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Here are Amazing Benefits from Pottery

Here are Amazing Benefits from Pottery

Since time immemorial, the art of pottery and the products are often referred to as therapeutic and relaxing. Not usually found in Japan, Korea, and any other places, this activity is thoughtful and artistic and can open up your mind as it frees you from all the outside worries. Apart from the famous Abaca inventions, stoneware is also something that…
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