It's More Fun in the Philippines, No.1 for Fun!




 

Planning a trip? Those who love to travel know the essence of all travel is about you and your enjoyment. Travelers know that the destination is a major part in planning a trip, experiencing and delving deeper into unfamiliar places, people and culture is paramount.

Expand your horizons and set your sight to the Philippines, an off the beaten path travel site! An undiscovered paradise made of thousands of islands and white sand beaches all around! A tiny dot in the map of the world, and yet a haven for travelers, backpackers, retirees and even passersby.

It offers awesome tourist attractions, magnificent beaches, hot spring resorts, colorful festivals, hundreds of scenic spots and world-class hotels and facilities. Not to mention the tropical climate, the affordable prices as well as the friendly and hospitable, English-speaking people! You will be glad you came, and we’re sure, you WILL come back for more FUN in the Philippines!

 

 

 

BATANGAS FESTIVALS

 

The Philippines is generally a festive nation, and Batangas festival is one good example. Maybe because of the Spanish influence during the 16th – 18th century the Philippines was colonize by the Spaniards. According to the old Filipinos, the Spanish in the early days where the one’s who initiated the festive mood in the Philippines.  These festive celebrations do exist in the province of Batangas. – batangas-philippines.com

 

Parada ng Lechon

 

Parada ng LechonPhoto from:   wowbatangas.com

 

Parada ng Lechon in Balayan, Batangas is one of the Philippine festivals attracting a huge number of local and foreign participants. This is one of the most celebrated events in the province and has been a trademark of the people of Balayan for so many years now. 

 

Tapusan Festival

 

Tapusan Festival BatangasPhoto from:   wowbatangas.com

 

It is an impressive festival during which the Holy Cross is honored on the last of May. Flowers are offered during the afternoon ceremonies, before an old cross in the town church. The observance peaks on the 31st of May with a colorful procession, during which the cross is mounted on a gaily decorated float, together with other floats bedecked with flowers carrying other Marian images. All the floats are radiantly lighted and drawn along the principal streets of the town. – batangas.islandsphilippines.com

 

 Tinapay Festival

 

Tinapay Festival BatangasPhoto from:   panoramio.com

 

Every 2nd week of February, Batanggenyo from Cuenca Batangas celebrate their Tinapay Festival. It was one of a kind celebration showcasing different breads they made. Cuenca is known for its bread, and most of the industry here are in bread making. They are doing this in honor of their patron saint, Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage for a beautiful life. – batanggenyo.net

Salubong Festival

 

Salubong FestivalPhoto from:  skyscrapercity.com 

 

The Salubong Festival celebration features the meeting of the Holy Cross of Bauan and the Holy Cross of Alitagtag at the Binukalan Shrine at 8:00 AM.  It includes a program and street dancing. – globalpinoy.com

 

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

Don’t Miss Visiting the Amazing Batangas Province

Magnificent Beaches and Dive Sites in Batangas!

Colorful Festivals in Batangas

Other Interesting Spots in Batangas

Having Fun in Batangas

 

 





 

 

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