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Philippines Travel Guide

Philippines Travel Guide seeks to share the vibe of an authentic experience through our idea of adventure travel for explorers and memory seekers in the Philippines.

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EVENTS & FESTIVALS

NINOY AQUINO DAY

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Ninoy Aquino Day is a national non-working holiday in the Philippines. It commemorates the assassination of former Senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino, Jr. He is a well-known opposition figure and critic of the then-President Ferdinand Marcos. The inaugural Ninoy Aquino Day was celebrated in 2004 after then-President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo declared it as a day to commemorate […]

NATIONAL HEROES DAY

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National Heroes Day commemorates the Cry of Pugad Lawin, a revolt that kicked off the 1896 Philippine Revolution against the Spanish Empire and the long struggle toward that country's independence. National Heroes Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed. In the […]

ALL SAINTS’ DAY

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All Saints' Day is celebrated in both the cemetery and the church and it is a public holiday. During the solemn part of All Saints' Day, many attend Mass as a religious requirement. On November 1st each year, people flock to their family plots in cemeteries across the Philippines. All Saint's Day also uses this […]

BONIFACIO DAY

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Bonifacio Day is a national holiday in the Philippines, commemorating Andrés Bonifacio, one of the country's national heroes. The Filipino people celebrate the birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio, founder of the Katipunan and initiator of the Revolution against Spanish Rule in 1896. In the Philippines, there are only two kinds of holidays: regular holidays, and […]

FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPCION OF MARY

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The Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception is a Catholic feast celebrating Mary's conception without sin. The day is designated as a non-working Public holiday in honor of the Virgin Mary. Filipino Catholics have an especially strong devotion to Mary. The celebration of the Feast of the Immaculate Conception of Mary is preceded by nine days […]

CHRISTMAS DAY

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Christmas Day celebrates the Nativity of Jesus which according to tradition took place on December 25th which is a public holiday in the Philippines and most countries around the world. Christmas Day in the Philippines is primarily a family affair and the longest celebrated season in the Philippines. In the Philippines, there are only two […]

RIZAL DAY

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Rizal Day is a public holiday. Rizal is a Philippine national holiday commemorating the life and works of José Rizal, a national hero of the Philippines. To mark the day, the Philippine flag is flown at half-mast across the country, and service is led by the president at the Rizal Monument in Manila. Rizal Day […]