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The Visayas is commonly referred to as Central Philippines. Visayas is one of the 3 geographical divisions of the Philippines. The other two are Luzon and Mindanao. Altogether, these 3 divisions are colloquially known as Luzviminda. The residents of the Visayas are called Visayans. It is composed of several islands and islets. Here are some interesting and important facts about the Visayas.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 85 months ago in Philippines | +6 votes | 5 comments
The island of Luzon is the largest Philippine island. It is located in the northern part of the archipelago. Together with Visayas and Mindanao, they are collectively nicknamed “Luzviminda” – Luz for Luzon, Vi for Visayas and Minda for Mindanao. The largest percentage of the country’s population is concentrated in the island of Luzon. Most of the more progressive cities and town are within the boundaries of Luzon. The country’s capital is also located in the isla...
Published by Nobert Bermosa 85 months ago in Philippines | +0 votes | 0 comments
One of the most beautiful and largest Philippine cities is Davao. It is located south of the Philippine archipelago in the island of Mindanao – the 2nd largest Philippine island. This progressive city is notably famous for Mount Apo, the Philippine Eagle and for its durian fruits and durian related products such as candies and others.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 85 months ago in Philippines | +2 votes | 1 comments
The Philippines is a great place for a summer vacation. There is so much to do and the people are so friendly and you make you feel at home. When you are in the Philippines be sure to visit Boracay as it has one of the most popular beaches. You can sunbath, enjoy water sports and fire dancing.
Published by norlaw 85 months ago in Philippines | +0 votes | 0 comments
The Philippines is an archipelago of more than 7,100 islands. There are more than one hundred dialects spoken in the country. Tagalog, Ilocano, Cebuano, Kapampangan, Waray, Bicolanos, Ibanags and many others are among the largest ethnic groups in the Philippines. Each ethnic group has their own distinct and unique music. Here are the most popular songs of the Ilocanos, Tagalogs, Cebuanos, Kapampangan, Pangasinenses and Bicolanos.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 85 months ago in Philippines | +2 votes | 0 comments
Filipinos are music lovers. Many Filipino singers are popular internationally such as Lea Salonga who is known for her performance in “Miss Saigon” and other world famous musical plays and Charice Pempengco who was discovered through his uploaded performances on YouTube. Some Filipino music artists also gain international fame through their recorded songs like Freddie Aguilar, Jose Mari Chan and Rico J. Puno.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 85 months ago in Philippines | +0 votes | 0 comments
The Filipinos are music lovers. Music is a way for Filipinos to express their feelings and aspirations in life. Even the most common people have their own music. Filipino folks clearly and lucidly express their experiences and dreams through folk songs. Among the most popular traditional folk songs include Bahay Kubo, Paroparong Bukid, Magtanim ay Di Biro and many others.
Published by Nobert Bermosa 86 months ago in Philippines | +0 votes | 0 comments
We are already passing halfway of March, the fire prevention month, so declared because it is in this month when most fires happen and with it being among the hottest month here in the Philippines. Last Thursday, March 15, as early as 3:30 in the morning, I pull-out of sleep by frantic shoots of “Fire.” It was half a block away from my house and one can see the blaze of fire and smoke up in the air and heat from a distance of 30 feet away. The fire was declared controlled at around 5:3...
Published by Ron Siojo 246 months ago in Philippines | +3 votes | 4 comments
Sorbetes is the Philippine version of ice cream commonly peddled from carts in the streets of the both urban and rural districts. It is usually serve with small sugar cones or wafer, and recently with buns. It is usually made from coconut milk or caraboÂ’s (water buffalo) milk, unlike others that are made from cowÂ’s milk. Usually, the ice cream peddler (sorbetero) rings his bell to make notice that the ice cream seller just arrive. Whenever the children heard the bell rings, the kids runs...
Published by Ron Siojo 86 months ago in Philippines | +20 votes | 19 comments
The Philippines is known for its thrilling and exciting tourist attractions and colorful festivals, is gradually making a name for itself as a paradise for water sports enthusiasts. ‘Paraw’ Regatta – Iloilo’s festival feature colorful boats in a 36 kilometer race along the Iloilo Strait between Iloilo and Guimaras Island (island with beautiful beaches and marvelous mountain tracks). The paraw is a small and slim double outrigger made of indigenous materials and traditionally use...
Published by Ron Siojo 246 months ago in Philippines | +13 votes | 9 comments
The Philippines is unquestionably one of the most beautiful places in the world. Blessed with a rich diversity of flora and fauna and a plethora of terrestrial sights that can only be seen in the country, it is also the home of the best beaches in the planet. With 7,107 islands to choose from, one cannot help but to conclude that it is really more fun here in the Philippines.
Published by Jazen Ley 86 months ago in Philippines | +5 votes | 7 comments
This festival in the Philippines, held in Paoay, Ilocos Norte was introduced by friars since the days of the Spanish era in the 16th century. It is a celebration of the last day of merry festivity held every Tuesday before Ash Wednesday. The town people enjoy all forms of jovial activities before they observe the austerity of the Lenten season. “Guling,” an Ilocano word means to smear or mark the sign of the cross in a person’s forehead. They use wet and white rice flour which means...
Published by Ron Siojo 87 months ago in Philippines | +29 votes | 22 comments
Superstitions have been flawlessly incorporated into the daily lives of Filipinos that it seems quite normal when we perform several superstitious acts in a day. Though they may sound weird when being read, most of the beliefs feel natural when acted out. These beliefs just show how rich the culture of the Filipinos is.
Published by Lindbergh Lendl Soriano 87 months ago in Philippines | +2 votes | 0 comments
Philippines is known to be the Pearl of the Orient and it is known to be a tropical country. Summers are best enjoy here in the Philippines and there are a lot of places you can go in this country. Knowing about the tourists spots here, there are also some great places you can go besides to those tourists spots.
Published by Grace Galang 87 months ago in Philippines | +5 votes | 3 comments
When traveling, choosing the best airline is sometimes a struggle. There are so many reasons why you are convinced by the airline of your choice, right? In the Philippines, many frequent flyers prefer Cebu Pacific for various reasons. First, they have awesome deals you can avail, friendly flight attendants ready to serve and most of all, clean aircraft you can appreciate.
Published by Julie Diana 87 months ago in Philippines | +1 votes | 1 comments
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