April 14, 2019 under History

Why is the Philippines called Perlas Ng Silangan?
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Have you ever wondered why the Philippines is called "Perlas ng Silangan"? I have. I've wondered about it a hundred times since I was a child. Until I just accepted the fact that we are called such because we are indeed a beautiful country in the Orient. But there is more to it than that.…

April 4, 2019 under Food

Reicin’s Kitchen: A Little Slice of Heaven
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Ever since we moved to San Pablo City, we've been constantly looking for great places to dine. We like cooking (when we have the ingredients, which lately we don't), but we also like trying out new things. One of the places we've been eyeing for the past few months is Reicin's Kitchen. This small burger…

February 28, 2018 under Culture

Hello, Philippines!
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Hi everyone! Before anything else, let me first introduce myself. My name is Jairene Cruz-Eusebio. I am a wife to a loving husband named Ferdie, and a mother to a lovable kid named Himig. I love the Philippines! Before I got married, we have traveled to many places in the country. Not only did we…

April 10, 2017 under Culture

Museo ng Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas: The Money Museum
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Museums are great venues to understand more about the history and culture of a certain place. If you want to understand the Philippines’ monetary system and trade structures way before our Spanish colonizers arrived in the country up until today, what better place to visit than the Money Museum of the Central Bank of…

March 27, 2017 under Hotels

Crosswinds Resort Suites Tagaytay: Little Baguio
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If you want to have a quick relaxing trip outside of Metro Manila, there are loads of places to choose from: there’s the beaches of Laiya, or the hotspring resorts of Pansol and Los Baños, or the hotels with view of the Taal Lake in the ridges of Tagaytay. But there is also the mountain…

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We love the Philippines! Our country has a colorful history and a rich, diverse culture. We are by no means experts; we are just people who love to read and research. If you think something needs to be corrected, please feel free to let us know (of course back it up with proof)!

We believe that learning and understanding our history and culture will help us discover our identity. We are on our journey to Filipino-discovery. Join us!

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The Philippines is a country that is rich with history. In order to fully understand ourselves and find our identity, we must delve deep into our history.

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Culture is what defines a people. And what better way to find our identity than by digging deep into our culture! The Philippines is a melting pot, and discovering new things about our culture is very exciting.


Going through the country is impossible without a taste of adventure! The Philippines is a beautiful country, with pristine beaches, azure waters and lush forests. Let's dive in!

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