Wednesday, July 18, 2018
25. Mango Eat-All-You Can

25 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD GO TO #MANGGAHANFESTIVAL2018

Manggahan Festival 2018 is coming and it's going to be an even sweeter fiesta as we celebrate its 25th Anniversary! Let's list down 25...
Passi City, Iloilo will celebrate its Pintados de Pasi Festival on March 10-24, 2018 alongside with its 20th Cityhood Anniversary celebration. Photo by Bombette Marin

Pintados de Pasi: Passi City’s Cultural Treasure

Passi City, Iloilo will celebrate its Pintados de Pasi Festival on March 10-24, 2018 alongside with its 20th Cityhood Anniversary celebration. With the theme,”...
Paraw was originally designed from the sailboats of the first settlers from Borneo who were in search of a peaceful home in 1212 A.D.

More than the Colorful Paraws

The coast of La Villa Rica turns paradise every February. Tourists swamp along the beach of Sto. Nino Sur to see and photograph the...
Bayluhay, coined from the Hiligaynon word Baylo meaning to barter or to exchange is an annual tribal dance competition that highlights the folk history of the re-enactment of the historic barter based on the Maragtas Legend. Photo by Bombette Marin

San Joaquin’s Rich Cultural Traditions Through Bayluhay

San Joaquin, Iloilo, already renowned for its strong cultural ties, its vivacious colours and lively music, Bayluhay tend to pull out all the stops...
The annual Pasungay---carabao or water buffalo fight held as part of an ancient tradition celebrated every 3rd Saturday of January. Photo by Bombette Marin

Celebrating History and Culture with San Joaquin’s Pasungay

  San Joaquin, Iloilo, as a grand opening salvo for its Religious Fiesta, thousands of people will descend on this historic town keen to be...
Dumangas, Iloilo will celebrate the bounty of its harvest with the annual Haw-as Festival r on October 26 – 31, 2017. Photo by Bombette Marin

Inspiring Dumangas Through Haw-as

Dumangas, Iloilo will celebrate the bounty of its harvest with the annual Haw-as Festival r on October 26 – 31, 2017. Discover and enjoy...
Creations of PJ Arañador

PJ Arañador and the 10th Fiber Fashion Fair

Iloilo is a lot more than old churches, food, and pretty Ilonggas. It is now a hotbed of creative fashion talents with beautiful traditional,...
Creations of Jun-G Candelario. Photos courtesy of Philippine Embassy in Canberra

Jun-G Candelario: A Designer for All Reasons

In recent years, Iloilo has distinguished itself as a powerhouse of innovative fashion design producing an array of talented designers. Among them is Jun-G...
Jeff Ticao. Only 21 years old, Oton-born Jeffy Ticao already has a good list of credentials under his belt.

Passion for Fashion

There is a new wave of Ilonggo fashion designers who are optimistic about the future of Iloilo’s fashion industry--a future they are actively shaping...
Creations of John Montinola. One of Iloilo’s best is John Montinola. Photos courtesy of Philippine Embassy in Canberra

A Modern Outlook on Ilonggo Heritage for John Montinola

Fiber Fashion Fair week celebrates local weaving history and the people who are making serious moves to promote our local fabrics in the fashion...