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A not-so-distant Experience in History

It was a retrospect moment as we journeyed to Taal, a town that is built with its rich cultural heritage as it features well-preserved antiques and ancestral houses that date back to the Spanish Colonial period.  232 more words

Ghost in our Heads

When we traveled to India to supposedly get married, I had very little idea how his place looks like. Although he already mentioned that I don’t have to worry about the blistering heat of Jammu, because they have five rooms, each with air conditioning. 895 more words


El Amor en Casa de Segunda

It has been more than a century old, and the ancestral house is still standing  in grandeur and solidity despite some damages brought by the World War II. 106 more words

Demolishing History

Recently, there has been several articles about the demolition of historical sites and homes throughout the province.

It is so disheartening to see that this collective history means little more then nothing for some of those in charge. 116 more words

House History

Taal at third.

It’s our third anniversary last April 11 and we decided to celebrate it a day before, at the Heritage Town in Batangas, Taal.

I first heard about the place from my officemate, Regine, who went to Taal church for the Visita Iglesia last Lenten season. 721 more words


Looking Back

By: Rupal Rathore

The staircase opens almost directly into a narrow lane of Makarana Mohila in Jodhpur, inviting every passer-by up. At the same time, you might end up circling the house and wonder how to get in as this is not how we expect the entry of a house to be. 870 more words