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21st Annual Pistahan Parade and Festival

Young Pioneer Disaster Response is proud to announce that we will be attending the 21st annual Pistahan Festival in San Francisco, August 9 and 10th at the Yerba Buena Gardens. 256 more words


Siquijor | When time sleeps, History awakens

Siquijor  (via Dumaguete)

When time sleeps, History awakens

Black magic, vodoo dolls and the alike. When one hears these things about the beautiful island of siquijor, they either get pumped up for a mysterious adventure or they get shivering with fear. 912 more words


Sweet Summer Ending | Sipalay City, Philippines

“Summer” vacation, the Philippines’ dry season and those few months (March-May) when students are relieved from school duties, has come to an inescapable close. Before the rain clouds bring gentle showers with them, we were lucky enough to catch and enjoy the final rays of the warm summer sun in Sipalay City’s lovely (yet mostly secret) destinations. 1,017 more words


Parallel Worlds, Conflicting Interests: The Uncharted Waters and Privatised Lands of Mactan Island, Cebu

There is solace underwater. Yes, the danger seeps through, of worlds unknown and creatures unfound, but ultimately there is comfort in the beauty it holds, and the boundless uncharted territories it offers.  836 more words


Philippine Islands

The Philippines are divided into three island groups, Luzon, the Visayas and Mindanao. Luzon and Mindanao are named after their main islands of the same names, while the Visayas (the Visayan Islands) is an archipelago. 584 more words

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Negros Occidental: Bacolod City, Talisay City & Murcia

During my visit in Bacolod last October, I had the chance to visit some of the historical places and nature parks. The places were refreshing, splendid, and breath-taking. 239 more words