The Filipino and Filipina, commonly known as Pinoy and Pinay in local language, are made up of several ethnic groups that speak Austronesian languages.
Philippine Income Classification of Cities
With the enactment of the Local Government Code of 1991, municipalities and cities now share the same powers and responsibilities.
Tourism in the Philippines
Tourism plays an important role in Philippine economy.
Common Philippine drinks
In addition to the bright San Miguel beer, there are a number of other local spirits.
The Filipino cuisine combines Spanish-Mexican, Chinese, Indian, Japanese and even American influences that have affected the regional cuisines of different ethnic groups in the Philippines.
Rizal is one of the first class provinces of the Philippines located in the CALABARZON region, just 16 kilometers east of Manila.
Abra is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon.
Nueva Vizcaya is a province of the Republic of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley Region in Luzon.
Ifugao is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Luzon.
Cagayan is a province of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley region in the northeastern corner of the island of Luzon.