Filling up with the spirit of the times. The famed walls of historic Intramuros just added another history. This time, the pioneers of liquor and wine in the Philippines: Destileria Limtuaco. As the oldest distillery in the country at 166 years, it is very fitting to have a museum that shows the legacy and the… Read More Destileria Limtuaco Museum
What do you want to be when you grow up? Many kids would definitely answer, “Pilot” So, in order for us to help those kids with that high ambition, we visited the ONLY Aerospace museum in the Philippines, the Philippine Aerospace Museum located in the compound of the Philippine Airforce Headquarters in the City of… Read More Philippine Aerospace Museum
People have always thought of Tagaytay as the closest holiday destination with a cool climate. Families and groups have always visited the popular spots like the Picnic Grove, People’s Park in the Sky, and now the Skyranch. If you are looking for something unique, and if you are quite artistic, Museo Orlina is the place… Read More Museo Orlina
A good art collection is emblematic of the people collecting it. David Furnish Our interest defines it and we unconsciously collect it either physically or in our minds. We invest in things that we love and have the passion for. It gives a sense of satisfaction to its owners or collectors whenever they come across… Read More Museums for the Mind and Spirit
Are you a book lover and history lover? Then the Book Museum cum Ethnology Center in Marikina City is a must visit for you. The place is amazing because all (We mean ALL) collection stored inside are very interesting.
Manila – the first in the country to be modernized after hundreds of years to be colonized. It is also home to the first tramway (railway) station, the center of administration, and the first commercial district in the country, Escolta. You can find here the center of commerce way back in the American era in… Read More First United Building Community Museum
The Quezon Memorial Circle is a usual hangout spot for picnics and other outdoor activities. We also visited the newly-renovated Quezon Memorial Museum, which is in the center of the circle.
Every December 30, we Filipinos celebrate the Martyrdom of our National Hero, Dr. Jose Rizal. To give you a little background, Dr. Rizal is our national hero, who fought the Spanish government by non-violent means like propaganda movement and thru literature. He is most familiar with his 2 books, the NOLI ME TANGERE (Touch me… Read More Rizal’s Ancestral House Laguna
As museum goers, we usually have this notion that a museum is and will be about History (artifacts), and the Arts (paintings). But this time, we found a museum that is neither of the two. It also coincides on the favorite and the longest season for us Filipinos, Christmas Season.
After Pinto Art Museum, we decided to do another out-of-town museum trip. It felt like going on an educational field trip again, like when we were kids. A field trip! Where? Up north of Manila! The province where our language was born: The province of Bulacan.