I was in shock when I arrived at Barangay Mainint in Catarman to supposedly trek to Tuasan Falls only to find that the new road envisioned to cut the drive time between Catarman and Mambajao is so dangerously close to Tuasan Falls. Piles of excavated soil below the new road already encroached on the river […]
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Speak of Simbang Gabi and one thing comes to mind: FOOD of which the bibingka (rice cake) and puto bumbong are two popular fares associated with this religious activity, or with Christmas, even if its available all year round. These are usually found just outside the church gates and after mass, people stop to buy. However, while these two are true for those living in Metro Manila and probably in the Tagalog region, it is not traditional in my home province of Cebu.