3rd Saturday of September - Naga City, Camarines SurA religious festival held in hornor of the Feast of Our Lady of Peñafrancia. Bicol's most revered patrones highlighted by the fluvial procession of the Lady's image down the Bicol river. The week-long-celebration includes civic-military parade, sportsfests, exhibits, cultural shows, beauty pageants and colorful competitions.
November 22-23 - Angono, RizalAngono's joyous fiesta in honor of San Clemente whose image, resplendent in papal vestment, is borne by male devotees during a procession accompanied by "pahadores (devotees dressed in colorful local costumes, wooden shoes and carrying boat paddles) and higantes" (giant paper mache effigies) The street event culminates in a fluvial procession in Laguna de Bay amidst revelry that continues until the image is brought back to its sanctuary.
Chocolate Hills is the most famous tourist attraction in Bohol. This popular tourist attraction ranked number 6 in the list of Seven Wonders of the World. Chocolate Hills consists of approximately 1268 haycock perfect conical hills with altitude ranging from 40-120 meters. The Chocolate Hills is a natural wonder.
The Hills is considered as a Philippine National Geological Monument.
Giant Lantern Festival
The Ligligan Parul or the Giant Lantern Festival in San Fernando, Pampanga has officially started! Feast your eyes as the lights of the giant lanterns dance to every beat of the Christmas tunes! Happening at Robinsons Starmills, Pampanga on December 15, with nightly shows on December 16-23 and December 26- January 3 from 6-8pm.
See you there.
The Manila Hotel is a 570-room, historic five-star hotel located along Manila Bay in Manila, Philippines. The hotel is the oldest premiere hotel in the Philippines built in 1909 to rival Malacañang Palace, the official residence of the President of the Philippines and was opened on the commemoration of American Independence on July 4, 1912.
The hotel tower built in 1977, surpassed the Philippine Plaza Hotel (now Sofitel Philippine Plaza) in Pasay City. It remained the tallest hotel tower in Manila Bay area.