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Ubud Lumpia Recipe
Lumpia is the Pinoy version of the spring roll. There are as many ways of preparing lumpia as there are many kinds of fillings one can put in. A healthy version is ubud lumpia or heart of palm spring roll.
Tubbataha Reef is the Philippines’ biggest protected marine area. It is home to about 500 species of fish, other marine life like sea turtles, cetaceans, corals some of which are endangered. Tubbataha Reef is a World Heritage Site, and one of the 8 best diving sites in the world according to CNN.
The Pontifical and Royal University of Santo Tomas
Distinguished to be the oldest university in Asia having existed since 1611, the University of Santo Tomas is the only Philippine school conferred with titles such as Pontifical by Pope Leo XIII; Royal by King Charles III; and The Catholic University of the Philippines by Pope Pius XII.
The Filipino Christmas
Christmas season in the Philippines is the most festive, the most lavish and happiest celebration of all festivals in the country. There is plenty of partying and merry-making where food and drinks flow.
Tamaraw, Philippines' Dwarf Buffalo
The Tamaraw or Timaraw is similar to water buffalo. Tamaraw is endemic in the island Province of Mindoro hence its scientific name, bubalus Mindorensis.
Summer in the Philippines
The most pronounced dry and hot period is referred to as summer by the Filipinos which normally begins in mid-March and almost always lasts until May. Summer time is vacation, fun and relaxation time for many.
Concoctions that quench thirst and offer relief from the heat are many, are varied and can be had any time of the year in the Philippines. There is a myriad of choices, from the comfort food halo-halo to ice cream to fruit and veggie smoothies.
Sinulog – Feast of the Santo Niño
Every third Sunday of January, Cebu City and Maasin City, Southern Leyte celebrate the Feast of the Santo Niño popularly known as Sinulog. How did this yearly festival began and what was its inspiration?
Roasted Suckling Pig – Two Recipes
Serving roasted whole pig makes any celebration party or fiesta special. Lechon can be had as a dish or can be served as appetizer.
Road Trip to Tagaytay City
Tagaytay City is a popular choice when you want a short road trip to unwind alone or with friends. For young families, it is a good place to introduce the children to the countryside and nature, and let them experience something new and real like horseback riding.
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