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  • Best time to visit : September
  • Dialect : Sama, Tausug, Sabah Malay
  • Pasalubong : Traditional woven-banigs (mats), Agal-Agal (seaweed), Junay (rice steamed in coconut milk and toasted coconut), Pastil (mini-empanada filled with rice noodles)
Contrary to what many people believe, Tawi-Tawi is an incredibly peaceful island. It is one of the most culturally rich provinces in the country. Come for the seafood, the crystal clear waters and the people.
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