Christmas in the Philippines
Being one of the two Catholic countries in Asia, the Philippines celebrates Christmas like no other country in the region.
Although the Spaniards controlled the Philippines for 333 years, the Spanish language could never prevail in the country.
Common Philippine drinks
In addition to the bright San Miguel beer, there are a number of other local spirits.
The Philippine Nation
The Republic of the Philippines has a representative democracy modeled after the United States of America’s system of government.
Tectonic plates below the Philippines
Philippines are located in the western Pacific Ocean in Southeast Asia seated on the Pacific Ring of Fire which is a direct result of the tectonic plates.
Catanduanes is an island province of the Philippines located in the Bicol Region in Luzon.
Aurora is a province of the Philippines and is located in the Central Luzon region.
Camiguin is an island province of the Philippines located in Bohol Sea, about ten kilometers off the northern coast of Misamis Oriental in the Northern Mindanao region.
Located in the Northern Mindanao region, Misamis Oriental is a province of the Philippines which is subdivided into 23 municipalities and 2 cities.
Mountain Province is a landlocked province of the Philippines which belongs to the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) in Luzon.