VIVA PIT SEñOR! January 18th 2012 My year of adventures started with a very popular festival celebrated in Cebu City, Cebu. For the month of January, most Filipinos local to the Visayas region pay tribute to the Santo Niño, the baby Jesus. Different provinces have their own versions for their devotions but Sinulog is known to be the biggest and most visited.
Every year, Sinulog draws in millions of visitors for a weekend of cu ... read more
Asia » Philippines » Cebu » Cebu City The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more
I've been extremely lucky and blessed to be brought up by parents who love traveling just as much as they love each other (and my siblings and I, I hope!). Thanks to them, I've seen a whole lot of the world with still a lot left to discover. Surprisingly though, I've seen more of the world than my own homeland, The Philippines!
My friend mentioned that 2012 is the year to grow up, she couldn't have said it any more perfectly. For me, that means it's time to get a job, a real one. It kills me to say that I don't think my passport will be getting any stamps this year. With that, I declare tha... full info