Cocos nucifera is the botanical name of the coconut tree. This versatile plant has a variety of benefits that makes people from any part of the world impressed. Every parts of the coconut tree are used for a wide array of functions. It can produce different kinds of products that can be exported from the…

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This poem was written by Ofelia Alcantara – Dimalanta and originated in the NCR Perhaps it is the tinted screen that filters the glare, subdues the blare and pads the pain, and cordons off viewers-victimd from squirts of blood, programmed splices of life, tubed in, shrunk to twenty inches, or flashed full color, making the children…

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This is a literary piece originated in Region IV. Tagaytay is one of the showplaces of the Philippines. Located on a bluff overlooking Taal Lake, the scenery is superb, the climate delightfully cool. Although it is now a chartered city, Tagaytay is practically nothing more than a cluster of villages. Its permanent population is nostly…

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This myth is from Mindoro in Region IV. One moonlight night in the barrio of Balete, the woman of the house hearf an eerie sound never heard before. The sound came from the backyard which was planted with tall tress. Overcome with fear, the woman did not dare to find out what it was. The following…

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Top 10 Places to Visit in the Philippines The Philippines is a remarkable place to visit any time of the year. Its vast natural resources, the heartwarming smiles of Filipinos and the rich cultural diversity the Philippines have draws domestic and international tourist to visit its magically scattered Islands. Among the 7000 islands, here are…

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Moving Mountains: Long Weekend in Sagada Article by Jaypee Kein Entredicho Towards the end of an eleven-hour ride, I caught a vague sight of Sagada, the Mountain Province’s Pride, mostly swathed with fog leaving us 12 degrees frozen especially it is February that it is the coldest. Looking back in 201 when it became a social bandwagon to visit the place…

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The Feast of the Black Nazarene The Black Nazarene is a statue of Jesus with a dark skin, maroon and gold vestments bearing a cross. The image is being processioned every 9th of January and is attended by millions of its devotees in Quiapo, Manila. Though this is a religious event, some people believed that…

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The Kanyawan Feast of the Ibaloi in the City of Pines Baguio City is one of the most popular Philippine tourist destinations that are chosen by many travelers to relieve their stress. The cold climate, smell of pine trees and abundance of fresh vegetables, and fruits are some of the reasons to explore the city.…

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Explore the City of Pines: Its More Fun in Baguio City   The Summer Capital of the Philippines, and called, “the City of Pines”, Baguio is the most recommended tourist destination because of its cold climate. Sprawling above the Mountain peaks of Benguet Province, about 5,050ft above sea level. It was established by the Americans…

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