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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 an 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!

 

BEGNAS FESTIVAL

Ilocos Sur Begnas Festival2

Photo from: http://saluyot.net/2014/10/28/season-of-the-rice/

It is now the season of harvesting rice. There have always been a connection between the season of rice and the tribal tradition of dancing tadek, playing gangsa and chanting of traditional songs.

Today, tradition has changed and so with the ways of farmers using now farming implements and equipments. –   More from:  http://saluyot.net/2014/10/28/season-of-the-rice/

 Ilocos Sur Begnas Festival3

Photo from: http://www. ilocandiatreasures.com

Begnas, an Igorot word that refers to thanksgiving or offering rituals. It’s their way to celebrate and give thanks for all the blessing they received the past year. This festival has the purpose of promoting  the identity, heritage and customs and traditions of the indigenous people of the province of Ilocos Sur. – See more at: http://www.govisitphilippines.com/blog.php?blog=98#sthash.RaxUHFrZ.dpuf

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Ilocos Sur Begnas Festival5

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 Ilocos Sur Begnas Festival4

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Ilocos Sur Begnas Festival6

Photo from:https://candoncity.wordpress.com/2008/11/05/beauty-from-the-east-baggak-ti-daya-begnas-festival/

Ilocos Sur Begnas Festival7

Photo from: https://aichannel.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/ritual.jpg

Ilocos Sur Begnas Festival8

Photo from: http://saluyot.net

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