The title, Asia’s Latin City is a rightful title for the beauty and wonders that can be seen and experienced in Zamboanga City. The diverse cultures and influences in the City of Zamboanga made a wonderful heritage that attracted attention around the world.
Ormoc festivals are very colorful events that not only honor the dominant religion in this province but also showcase the history and heritage of Leyte’s prominent towns. The Sunduan ha Carigana and the Buyogan Festival are week long events that are filled with fun and laughter as well as activities that everyone can enjoy. Ormoc festivals are events that should not be missed if you want to capture the diversity and beauty of this province.
Perhaps many people don’t know yet but the beaches in Bohol are truly breathtaking and a beautiful tourist destination. One must have to see it to realize how beautiful and relaxing it is to spend a vacation there.
Despite being at the southern corner of Luzon, Sorsogon is still rich with local traditions particularly in how they celebrate their special days. Because of the Spanish influence in the country, many of the Sorsogon festivals and events have Christian roots. The province, however, has also incorporated their local products and culture into these religious celebrations.
Puerto Princesa shopping is just as exciting as the other activities that can be done on this island and two of the good handicraft stores in the city are Kamantian Handicraft and the Iwahig Souvenir Shop. Almost all of the items sold at these stores are handmade from wood and other natural products. Puerto Princesa shopping when it comes to souvenir items never has to cost less than a couple of hundred pesos at the Iwahig Souvenir Shop and the Kamantian Handicraft.
Zamboanga sightseeing destinations add to the charm of this southern paradise and among the places that you simply must visit are Pasonanca Park and the Metropolitan Cathedral of Immaculate Conception. If you want to learn about the history and culture of Zamboanga, sightseeing is something you must definitely do when here and both the Metropolitan Cathedral of Immaculate Conception and the Pasonanca Park depict different pictures of this province.
Angeles City is very close to Manila and because it’s only a two hour drive from the bustling metropolis, many people frequent this place to unwind or to participate in Angeles City festivals. The Sisig Festival is a much awaited celebration annually and a yummy one at that with this famous pork dish getting all the attention. The Hot Air Balloon Festival on the other hand is an all new different kind of adventure altogether.
Cebu City has several destinations for sighteeing and other activities. Museums, historical landmarks, religious and cultural establishments, natural landmarks, parks are some of the attractions why tourist flock to Ceby City.
Cebu festivals are comparable to none when it comes to liveliness and preparation. The Cebuanos spend months organizing and preparing for Cebu festivals such as the Marawi Festival and the Sinulog Festival. These two events held annually are the biggest celebrations in Cebu and among the most colorful and educational. The culture of Cebu and the beliefs held by these warm and hospitable people are showcased during these Cebu festivals.
Manila, being a diverse capital city of the Philippines, celebrates several festivals and events year round. Events for the Virgin Mary, Black Nazarene and Santo Nino showchase the religious devotion of Manila residents. Other events like Manila Day and Chinese New Year highlight the historical and cultural aspects of the city.