Makati Avenue is probably where billionaire corporations in the Philippines are located. Makati Shangri-La, Greenbelt Mall and Fairmont Hotel just to name a few. This road is considered to be a major commercial street in the country. This photo was shot from the 6th floor of City Garden Hotel.
Recently, the social media is abuzz with the British pop rock band’s upcoming concert next year here in the Philippines. Coldplay will hold a concert in Manila on April 4, 2017, 8:00PM at the Mall of Asia Concert Grounds. This is part of the band’s A Head Full of Dreams Tour, and is presented byRead More
Here is my Supermoon shot, photographed between 7:10 to 7:30PM. I used Nikon D7000 and Tamron 300mm lens, I wish I had a much longer zoom lens. I have to be honest with you, I slightly manipulated the image below, so it should appear as what my naked eyes saw it. I combined two images.Read More
This is a 2005 survey of the NSO-Office of the Civil Registrar General which collected 1,688,918 copies of birth certificates from Local Civil Registry Offices nationwide for the whole year of 2005. The males were 52%, while the females were 48%. Joshua (.88%) was the leading name for males, and Angel (.58%) for females. TheRead More
I’m absolutely sure, majority of Filipinos are unaware of the origin or meaning of our own country name, the Philippines. I, myself learned new things while researching for this piece. 1. The name Philippines was derived from the Spanish name Filipe or Philip in English, and specifically in honor of King Philippe II, the KingRead More
The origin of Catholicism in the Philippines dates back in 1521 when Fernando de Magallanes landed in Cebu. Although, Christianity has already been in the country years before when Arab Christian traders came to do business. 1. Philippines has the third largest Catholic population in the world. Roughly, there are about 81 million Catholics inRead More
Most advocates of federalism here in the Philippines are from the provinces, and I myself is from Iligan City, and I was promoting it in the internet forums since 2005. So, it’s not a surprise that President Rodrigo Duterte, who is from Davao City is pushing for federalism form of government. Even before Duterte wasn’tRead More
Did you miss the Manny Pacquiao versus Jessie Vargas boxing match today November 6? Here is the full video replay. If you want the full converage including the undercard matchup of Nonito Donaire.
Pepsi-Cola Products Philippines launched a promo called the “Number Fever” in 1992. It instantly became a hit. Basically, the promo works like a lotto. The company would announce a number, and if the number in the bottom of the caps matches the drawn number, the cap holder wins. The highest amount to win was P1Read More