Policarpio Street Lights Up in Yule season

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Manila, random, travel, Travel Pinas, urban scapes
Policarpio is a just an ordinary street in Barangay Zaniga in the city of Mandaluyong but during the Yuletide season, the residents transform their houses from plain to extra-ordinary. Their decorations ranging from Sta. Clause of different sizes, life-sized “Belens”, Christmas lights and LED lights adorning their houses from roof to ground.

I visited Policarpio street and heard about it last 2009 but the decorative houses said to have started 8 or 9 years ago. It was also declared as a tourist destination by DOT last 2000.

More and more visitors flock to this place every year, mostly families with their kids. So, if you are looking for a free treat this Christmas season, then do drop by this area . I do plan to come back to this place again.

Don’t expect too much though. Although the place is visually entertaining, it is still just a 200m stretch of a street that you can roam in 30 -45 minutes or even less.

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Rocel Zamora is an engineer by profession, a girl from mars with a passion for photography, finding peace in rock and roll music, capturing the world in color and seeing thru your soul in black and white.

One thought on “Policarpio Street Lights Up in Yule season”

  1. wow, that is a lot of work and lights. my mother used to do a lot of decoration, but not this much. they should have contests and give prizes for the best decorated house.

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