The Philippines – Suman- the artistry- the comfort of our foods 

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Rate our ReviewsSuman The Art, The Philippines…The times when my grandmother was still alive are still part of my everyday memories. I suppose I was like many other children who have such memories. She and I would have our bonding moments together, which then became part of my heritage. I recall, with deep emotions, her teaching me how to cook and […]

Iloilo, Philippines – to the heart of the Queen’s city

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Rate our ReviewsVisit Iloilo in January, in time for the colourful mardi gras event. Every fourth Sunday of January, Iloilo, in Panay Island, celebrates this religious and cultural festival. They honour the Santo Nińo (a Filipino representation of the Child Jesus) by merry-making, exuberant dancing and chanting “Viva Senyor” in the way the Negrito settlers, […]

Laguna, Philippines – QUICK escapade in southern Manila

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Rate our ReviewsIt’s been 4 months since I last landed my feet in my beautiful country, the Philippines. Every memory I had there was still fresh. The clear vision of the green lashing trees combined with the distant sound of the singing birds and the river’s calmness play a constant preview in my mind. Thinking… […]

Parol, Puto Bumbong and More – Filipino Christmas Traditions

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Rate our Reviews Parol, Puto Bumbong…..To anyone living in the Philippines it is very obvious that the locals love the Yuletide season and everything that enhances the celebrations.  As a result, when I compare our celebrations to other parts of the world, it is obvious that we spare no efforts to make every Christmas an extraordinary […]

Vigan, Philippines – Spanish Era Gem

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Rate our ReviewsDo you ever have a feeling that you are connected to yesterday, to everything that is connected to history? Do you have a special kind of interest with old songs, the lives of people past, old stories, history and the real meaning of yesterday? If you think about those things, we are on […]