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176 posts categorized "#Awesome Events"

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

PAHIYAS: Our Awesome Guide to the Pahiyas Festival in Lucban, Quezon! @TourismPHL

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Our Awesome Guide: Pahiyas Festival
The Pahiyas Festival is one of the most popular fiestas in the Philippines, held in honor of San Isidro Labrador, Catholic Patron Saint of Farmers. It is celebrated annually every May 15th (regardless of whether it falls on a weekday or a weekend).

The festival is a thanksgiving feast for a beautiful harvest. Kiping (colorful decorations made from dried rice paste) are used to decorate the houses along with various fruit, vegetables, and flowers.


#TeamOAP (Team Our Awesome Planet) visited this year and put together these helpful tips for you to use next time you visit Pahiyas.  

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Thursday, May 21, 2015

MIDGET BOXING in Manila with @MsKristinaWong (A Photo Essay Guide)

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MIDGET BOXING is a entertainment sport where two little people box for 3 minutes. It's now a popular tourist attraction along P. Burgos--the red light district of Makati. My activist and performance artist friend Kristina Wong from LA wanted to experience it as part of her first time in Manila, so we decided to bring her.

Here's a guide on how best to experience Midget Boxing in Manila...

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Friday, May 08, 2015

BACON CRAWL: The Best Bacon Creations @BaconFestMNL! #PurefoodsBacon

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BACONFESTMNL is a local celebration of the yummy goodness of Bacon and Filipinos' love for it! PUREFOODS has put out the challenge to restaurants in Manila to create unique bacon dishes from this month of May until June.  

Took my wife Rache on a Bacon Crawl date, and I'd like to share with you our favorite Bacon Creations from the event...

1). BACONFEST BURGER by Charlie's Grind and Grill

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Charlie's Baconfest Bacon is made from Black Angus meat with spicy bacon and mozzarella integrated into the patty. Barbecue sauce is added to complete the unique Bacon Burger experience.

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Monday, April 27, 2015

Awesome Camping Experience at Wanderland Festival 2015! (Photo Essay)

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Wanderland 2015Move over Coachella, here comes Wanderland 2015! Manila’s own Hippie Music and Arts Festival with chill vibes, friendly crowd, amazing music (both local and international artists), live art and imaginative attractions.

Wanderland 2015 is headlined by Kid Cudi, RAC, Augustana, Youngblood Hawke, The Jungle Giants, Lewis Watson, Hale, SINYMA, Kate Torralba, Wanderband: The Strange Creatures, and Austin.

This year we wanted to take our Wanderland experience further and decided to experience Wanderland in the eyes of the campers themselves. And here's what we did...

Here's what the wanderers have to say!:

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Monday, April 20, 2015

Our Filipino Chefs are all set for Madrid Fusion Manila! Are you ready? @TheMallofAsia

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Madrid Fusion Manila: SarsaCalling all chefs and foodies... Madrid Fusion is coming to the Philippines! I'm very excited to see our favorite Filipino and Spanish Chefs share the same stage in Madrid Fusion Manila. Get exposed to the fusion of flavors in one of the biggest and most-anticipated gastronomic events this year, which will run from April 24 to 26, 2015 at the SMX Convention Center.

To spice up the anticipated event, The Madrid Fusion Manila in partnership with SM held a demonstration with the Philippine’s finest representatives Chef Bruce Ricketts, Chef Rob Pengson and Chef Claude Tayag showcased their mastery in cooking, with a special participation from Chef JP Anglo.

Here's a preview on what you can expect from our Pinoy Chefs at Madrid Fusion Manila:

Madrid Fusion Manila
April 24-26, 2015
SMX Convention Center, Pasay City, Manila Philippines
Telephone: +632 880 0410
Mobile: 0917-528-1931 
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MadridFusionManila
Twitter: @madridfusionmnl
Instagram: @madridfusionmanila
Email: info@madridfusionmanila.com
Websitewww.madridfusionmanila.com

Madrid Fusion series:

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