The Filipino and Filipina, commonly known as Pinoy and Pinay in local language, are made up of several ethnic groups that speak Austronesian languages.
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.
From Nipa Hut to House of Stone
The architecture of the Philippines is a manifestation of the history and heritage of the country.
Philippines - hurricane prone area
Boosted by gusty winds, expeditious super typhoon Yolanda swept the previous days in the Philippines, a country with a population of over 92 million inhabitants, but also very common to devastating storms.
Although the Spaniards controlled the Philippines for 333 years, the Spanish language could never prevail in the country.
Maguindanao is a province of the Philippines located in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM).
Ilocos Sur is a province of the Philippines located along the western coast of Northern Luzon and belongs to Ilocos Region.
Apayao is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) in Luzon.
Aklan is a province of the Philippines located in Western Visayas.
Nueva Ecija is a landlocked province of the Philippines located in Central Luzon region.