By Eunice Barbara C. Novio
Like millions of Filipinos who work overseas, I will not be coming home to celebrate Christmas with loved ones this year. Here in Thailand, where I work as a teacher, Christmas is just another working day. There will not be much time to celebrate because the next day is another working day.
More than 20 contingents from different institutions and organizations joined the Filipino community in celebrating one of its much-awaited Christmas traditions, the 11th Parol Lantern Festival and Parade on the evening of Saturday, Dec. 14.
By Mico Letargo
Filipinos across the globe celebrate ‘Buwan ng Wika’ or the National Language Month every August. To commemorate the end of the commemoration, the Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles hosted a richly cultural closing ceremony on Friday, August 30.
World cities from Sydney to Dubai rang in the New Year with a spectacular global wave of firework displays.
For 14th year in a row, the largest and most successful indoor gathering of Filipinos in the East Coast comes alive. Dubbed the Philippine Fiesta in America, this two-day Filipino-themed exposition celebrates the vibrancy of Philippine culture. The Fiesta consistently draws crowds of over 20,000 from far and wide. Over the years, guests have arrived [...]