Breeds of Carabao in the Philippines

The Philippine Carabao is a swamp-type water buffalo. This animal has been the ideal ally of farmers in their farm works. In the Philippines, Carabao is primarily used as a source of meat, as a source of milk, and as a source of draft. The Philippine Carabao as a breed, is recognized as a draft animal and has… Read More »

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Museo de Intramuros is now open to the public

When was the last time you visited Intramuros? Introducing the newest tourist attraction in the walled city. Museo de Intramuros is located in two important reconstructions inside the walled city,  the San Ignacio Church and Convent and the Mission House of the Society of Jesus. It houses more than 500 artifacts found in the different old churches in… Read More »

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On This Day, May 5

On This Day, May 5, 2019, is the 15th death anniversary of Jose Maceda, National Artist for Music. Jose Maceda was born on January 31, 1917, and passed away on May 5, 2004. A composer, musicologist, teacher and performer, he explored the musicality of the Filipino deeply. Maceda embarked on a life-long dedication to the understanding and popularization… Read More »

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Angas Beef Batangas Beef

  Angas Beef, from lowly native cow to upscale hotel-dinner chow. Angas Beef,  which is an abbreviation for Batangas Beef, was given a product launching a few days ago at the Shangri-La at the Fort Hotel at Bonifacio Global City in Taguig as a kick off to the campaign. Angas Beef is 100% grass-fed. Angas Beef is an… Read More »

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“Bao” The Unbowed Carabao

  The above mosaic is the masterpiece of mosaic artist Lisa de Leon-Zayco and sculptor Rafael ‘Paeng’ Paderna (both Negrenses), which is now displayed on the grounds of The Negros Museum in Bacolod City. The Two Negrense artists collaborated to pay homage and create a masterpiece entitled,  “Bao: The Unbowed Carabao’, highlighting its significance to the sugar industry… Read More »

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