It’s A Fiesta! It’s a tradition here in Guam, and in the Philippines, and in most majority Roman Catholic countries, at least where the Spaniards had an influence. Yep, the Spaniards get all the blame! Many years ago, Spain marked certain days to remember particular Catholic saints with celebrations. When Spanish missionaries first arrived in […]
Our village (Barangay) of Tomaligues holds their annual fiesta in February. Here is a quick look showing the little parade that was put together in celebration of the village’s Patron Saint.
This is just a short post adding a little more information to my previous Fiesta Time post and some pics that we obtained while attending Calbayog City’s annual Fiesta recently. When we visited a friend’s home in town to share in their offering of some Filipino delicacies, we also found ourselves simultaneously attending a “house […]
Living in the Domain of the Golden Dragon Previously written by me and published by Dave Dewall on PhilippinePlus.com and has been edited for re-publication. Dave is located in Iloilo City, Philippines. As Dave usually writes about enjoying an iced cold San Miguel Pale Pilsen with friends while relaxing on the second floor atop Magnification […]