Philippines: The Philippines is a Southeast Asian country in the Western Pacific, comprising more than 7,000 islands. Its sprawling capital, Manila, is famous for its waterfront promenade and centuries-old Chinatown. Intramuros, a walled city in colonial times, is the heart of Old Manila. It’s home to the baroque 16th-century San Agustin Church as well as Fort Santiago, a storied citadel and military prison.
About Guinarona, the parish in Leyte, Philippines, where San Pascual Baylon is king. With your help, we endeavor to make Guinarona a world-class site for pilgrimage tourism and the attendant concerns to make it happen.
Running through the island of Mindanao in the Philippines, the Enchanted River (real name: Hinatuan River) is not only a beautiful body of water, but a stunning natural mystery — no one knows exactly where the river comes from. Although the river’s source is undetermined, it is still a popular destination for swimmers and divers alike.
Aswang. Philippines. An inherently evil vampire-like creature. Spanish colonists noted that the Aswang was the most feared among the mythical creatures of the Philippines, even in the 16th century. Aswangs are shapeshifters. cats, pigs, birds, and most commonly, dogs. They enjoy eating unborn fetuses and small children, favoring livers and hearts. Some have long proboscises, which they use to suck the children out of their mothers' wombs or their homes.
The reef at Beatrice Rock is prized by underwater photographers for its Technicolor riot of corals and mobs of schooling anthias. The site — off the Anilao region on the Luzon coast — offers a pinnacle, a series of drop-offs and spectacular viz.
T'nalak Portrait T'nalak is the traditional tapestry making of the T'bolis from South Cotabato in the Philippines. This was shot at the annual parade of Aliwan Festival in Manila, where contingents from different part of the Philippines show and compete their different cultural festivals.