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Museo De Intramuros in Manila open to the public

As the Philippines celebrate National Heritage Month this May, the Department of Tourism (DOT) invites the public to explore and learn about Philippine culture and history by visiting Museo de Intramuros in Manila.Managed by the Intramuros Aministration (IA), Museo de Intramuros is located in two important reconstructions inside the walled city: the San Ignacio Church and the Mission House of the Society of Jesus. The museum was designed to house the period art collections of IA that

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There’s a festival which the mother of all and happens every year in the Philippines where dancers enter into fierce competitions. A one million Philippines peso grand prize; coupled with the crown title are the main incentives, though the Manila fiesta is packed with cultural and ethnic annotations as well as national pride. Dancing and strutting all the best stuff on the street and stage; the Aliwan festival involves floats, the Reyna and Tugtog.

Aliwan Fiesta 2019

There’s a festival which the mother of all and happens every year in the Philippines where dancers enter into fierce competitions. A one million Philippines peso grand prize; coupled with the crown title are the main incentives, though the Manila fiesta is packed with cultural and ethnic annotations as well as national pride.

Dancing and strutting all the best stuff on the street and stage; the Aliwan festival involves floats, the Reyna and Tugtog.

The Aliwan Fiesta

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Pateros Balut sa Puti Festival

Pateros Balut sa Puti Festival

If you’ve been to Asia specifically the Philippines, then you’ve heard of the Balut delicacy. An early morning or evening laying in your bed and you hear a vendor shouting “baloot! baloot!” this is the first experience most visitors and some locals have with the delicacy. What is Balut and what makes the aphrodisiac so special that it gets a whole festival to it name. Balut

and Its Significance to FilipinosBalut

is a common dish in Asia where the embryo of a duck

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Vision 2025: ASEAN civil service agencies work together to achieve

Ministers and Heads of Delegation of civil service agencies gathered in Manila for their 2nd ASEAN Heads of Civil Service Retreat for achieving Vision 2025.Ministers and Heads of Delegation of civil service agencies of ASEAN Member States gathered in Manila on Nov 3, 2017, for their 2nd ASEAN Heads of Civil Service Retreat. At the core of the retreat is the follow up to the implementation of the ASEAN Declaration on the Role of Civil Service as a Catalyst for Achieving the ASEAN Vision 2025

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Oktoberfest 2017 Schedules

Oktoberfest is a month-long beer festival worldwide. In the Philippines, Oktoberfest is celebrated in different places usually sponsored and organized by various beer companies like San Miguel Corporation and Asian Brewery Corporation. With overflowing beers, beach parties, jam-packed concerts, and gigs, this much-awaited Oktoberfest, or should we say beer month has now started! This beer festival is present in Manila, Cebu, Davao, Boracay, and all throughout the country.[youtube

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