The Philippine Nation
The Republic of the Philippines has a representative democracy modeled after the United States of America’s system of government.
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.
Ati-atihan is one of the festivities in the Philippines held annually every third Sunday of January in Kalibo, Aklan, in honor of the town patron, the infant Santo Niño.
Geography of the Philippines
The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago, which lies in Southeast Asia, comprising 7,107 islands with a total land area of 300,000 km² about 1000 of its islands are inhabited, and less than one-half of these islands are larger than 2.
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.
Nueva Vizcaya is a province of the Republic of the Philippines located in the Cagayan Valley Region in Luzon.
Pangasinan is a province of the Republic of the Philippines and is located in the Ilocos Region.
Camarines Sur or also called CamSur is the largest among the six provinces in the Bicol region in Luzon both in terms of population and land area.
Iloilo is located in the Western Visayas region and is one of the provinces of the Philippines.
Cebu is one of the provinces of the Central Visayas Region in the Philippines.