Banderitas (buntings) lined the streets and videoke music blasted from large speakers as people from in and out of Tondo enjoy the merriment. It is definitely fiesta time again to start the year 2016. Games were being held simultaneously in different areas as other people tread the […]
We passed by the shop of Mang Sonny – the tailor, as we walked through Rosemary Lane in Pasig. The nooks of his shop are surrounded by colorful cloths (retaso) and garments for mending, up front is his vintage sewing machine which seemed to have aged […]
Countless twinkling and colorful lights, matched with orbs that were synchronized to the sound of different Christmas songs were just some of the highlights of this year’s Light and Sound show by Ayala.
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.
For most Filipinos, it has always been a tradition that the New Year is celebrated on the 1st day of January. But since it was the first time that the Chinese New Year was declared as a holiday, I didn’t hesitate to witness the said festivities. And […]
We had a free tour of Manila sponsored by Filipinas Stamp Collectors’ Club which is held every 3rd Sunday of the month. One of the stops was at the Manila Metropolitan Theater (MET). MET was almost pitch black, dark inside. Chairs were covered in black garbage bag and […]