Pagtaltal sa Guimaras

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Pagtaltal file photo from guimaras.gov.ph  In the Philippines, Filipinos celebrate the Lenten Season with prayers and activities like stage plays. One of which is the “pagtaltal”. “Pagtaltal” means to remove. Thus, the drama ends with the removal or bringing down the body of Jesus Christ from the cross and is […]

Sultan Kudarat’s Secret Island

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Sultan Kudarat has a secret island that has the ingredients for a perfect getaway. Pristine white sand, blue and calm sea, fresh sea breeze — Balot Island! (As told by Sultan Kudarat local Nhoy Corpuz to Choose Philippines Mindanao coordinator Ida Nanette Damo) Kalamansig is a coastal municipality in the Province of […]

Shirt for a Cause: Tulong Na, Tabang Na, Tayo Na

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Find information on how to buy these shirts. To be updated daily. Typhoon Yolanda or internationally known as “Haiyan” breaks the record of the typhoons that hit the Philippines and the world. With 195 mph wind that devaste central Visayas it is considered “strongest tropical cyclone to make landfall in […]

Kinutil: The Filipino Mudslide Drink

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Need a drink to keep you warm on rainy days? Try the Filipino version of mudslide — kinutil. Served in a segment of a bamboo pole, the drink seems harmless at first. But once you take a shot, a fire slowly simmers within you. Why would a chocolate drink make […]