El Nido is a famous destination in Palawan, known for its beautiful beaches. The name comes from the Spanish term for “the nest”.

Characterized by its orange crust and its filling made of Iloco longganisa and young papaya shreds, Batac empanada is a popular snack in Ilocos Region.

In the old days, the lumad or indigenous peoples of Davao would celebrate a good harvest at the foot of Mt. Apo.

In Quezon, Bukidnon, there are strong communities of lumad or the indigenous people. One of the lumad in Quezon is the Manobo.

The most famous sanctuaries for tarsiers are located in Bohol. But in South Cotabato, there’s also a tarsier sanctuary in the foot of Mt. Matutum, at Brgy. Linan in Tupi.

Our Lady of Porta Vaga is one of the most venerated Marian devotions in the Philippines, and the oldest in the country.

Limited land and a growing population prompt residents of Lupon in Davao Oriental to switch to planting hybrid rice.

Any Filipino can now become local ambassadors of their respective hometowns as Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) opens its Doon Po Sa Amin (DPSA) online competition to everyone. DPSA is the country's biggest and longest-running crowd sourced community mapping activity, organized by the telco leader under its Smart Schools Program.

Coron Festival is a showcase of Tiwi's creativity and handicraft of their beautiful earthen pots.

Download the Doon Po Sa Amin eBook featuring the best 100 stories on Philippine culture and tradition generated by students all over the country!

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