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Madrid Fusión Manila: Embracing Cultural, Culinary Heritage

Exactly one week ago, the much talked-about Madrid Fusión Manila finally concluded and many believe it successfully accomplished what it was supposed to do, and that was to bring Philippine culinary heritage and innovation to the global stage. Madrid Fusión … Continue reading

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Our Ignorance, Our Failure – Manileños and Threatened Heritage

What do you call a people ignorant of its heritage? How do you approach a society that is apathetic on things related to its culture and history? You get shallowness, materialism, poor taste – you have stupidity. In the metropolis … Continue reading

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Cultural Heritage: A Filipino’s Thoughts

The moment cheap air promos and Piso fares flooded our market, more and more Filipinos have been able to travel either within the Philippines or to nearby countries. It is no denying that it has helped “Every Juan” to fly. … Continue reading

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Viajes de Manila: Minore Basilica de San Sebastián, Quiapo, Manila

This long weekend, try visiting Quiapo, Manila and see for yourself Asia’s only all-steel, pre-fabricated church, the Basilica Minore de San Sebastián. The neo-gothic shrine to Our Lady of Mt. Carmel is found in a swampy place formally known as … Continue reading

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The Charming Heritage City of Carcar

It is utterly surprising that many tourists to Cebú do not know of the gem that is Carcar, a heritage city known for its period houses and delectable delicacies. Located south of Cebu City, the Queen City of the South, … Continue reading

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