Independence Day facts you're probably not aware of
June 12, as you all know, is Independence Day — the day President Emilio Aguinaldo declared Philippine freedom from all foreign rulers 117 years ago. But did you know that the country actually celebrates not just one, but three anniversaries on June 12?
Traditional clothing in the Philippines. Barong Tagalog & Baro at Saya
Filipino national costume is rather colorful, ornate and beautiful. Filipino people lived under the occupation of other countries for centuries. That's why their national attire was formed under the influence of different cultures and got some of their features. US, Spain and Japan had the biggest impact on the traditional clothing of the Philippines. But nevertheless Filipino folk dress is very unique, authentic and even tribal, if we can say so.
Infographic: 10 highest-paying jobs in the PHL
The Department of Labor and Employment identified the country's top 10 best-paying jobs. Find out what these occupations are in this infographic.
Churches of the Philippines
Am surprised that we’re not referred to as Filipino Catholics, the way they use Roman Catholic or even Irish Catholic. My country is the most Catholic nation in Asia (which does not mean that…
Piña, Queen of all fabrics
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