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10 Things You Need To Know About Christmas In The Philippines

Whole roasted pork instead of turkey. Humidity instead of snow. Baby Jesus instead of Frosty. Special rice cake desserts instead of pies. And staying up to wait for mass instead of Santa Claus. Yup. A Filipino Christmas is definitely no ordinary one. Here are 10 things you need to know if you plan on celebrating… Continue reading 10 Things You Need To Know About Christmas In The Philippines

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The Architectures of Singapore

  Western. Modern. Contemporary. Those are the first three words that first comes to mind when I think about Singapore’s architecture. And then I remember Singapore’s other facet– traditional, customary, and sundry. Singapore’s diversity is not only mind-blowing, but wandering its street is inspiring in different levels as well. I remember the first time I… Continue reading The Architectures of Singapore

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A Manila Shopping Guide For Tourists

Manila is known for their malls. However, you’d be surprised to know that the best of Filipino shopping isn’t necessarily always done at the malls. Most tourists and balikbayans (Filipinos returning to the country) look forward to shopping not only because of the cheaper prices but also because of the great finds. The stuff you’d… Continue reading A Manila Shopping Guide For Tourists