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.
Philippie urban and rural classification
In the Philippines, areas are classified as either urban or rural.
Indigenous Religious Beliefs and Practices in the Philippines
Though religion in the Philippines has been influenced by western religions, they still maintain a distinct Southeast Asian flavor in their spiritual beliefs and practices.
Philippine traditional desserts
Traditional desserts include:
The economy of the Philippines is the 4th largest economy in South East Asia and the 36th largest economy in the world by purchasing power parity according to the International Monetary Fund in 2009.
Bukidnon is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Northern Mindanao region.
Bulacan is a first class province of the Republic of the Philippines situated in the Central Luzon Region just north of Manila, the nation’s capital.
South Cotabato is a province of the Philippines located in the southern part of the island of Mindanao.
Compostela Valley, called Comval for short, is a province of the Philippines located in the Davao Region in Mindanao.
Negros Oriental, also called Eastern Negros, is a province of the Philippines.