Colorful Panagbenga 2014 Grand Float Festival

It was a great day! Following the successful grand street parade, the float parade featured the different highland flowers carefully decorated on vehicles. People came as early as 4am to secure a good location to watch the float parade. We even saw some foreign tourists climb stone walls just to take a glimpse of the float parade. Help us promote our local festivals by liking our FB page: Watwatworld Documentaries Here are some of the colorful Floats of the Baguio City Panangbenga Flower … [Read more...]

Baguio Flower Festival 2014 “Panagbenga Colorful Front Seat” Photos.

The Baguio Flower Festival Grand Street Dancing Parade 2014. It was a very colorful day. Parade participants - young and old - performed at their best for the people who were watching. As early as 4:00am, people already started to gather along Session road. By 6:30am, all the street corners of the parade route were full. The parade started exactly 8:00am and ended around 11:00am. It seemed that there were more visitors in this Panagbenga 2014 festival as compared last year. Help us promote … [Read more...]

Panagbenga 2014 Colorful Opening Parade and TIPS For Panagbenga visitors

February 1, 2014, 8:00am, Baguio City. It was a cold morning when the opening parade of the 2014 Baguio Flower Festival started. The Philippine Military Academy was first in the line followed by the City Officials and the Festival Committee. This year's opening parade was composed of the different Barangay officials in their "floral" uniforms and eleven (11) elementary schools who were competing with each other. The parade was colorful but short as compared to the earlier Panagbenga openings. … [Read more...]

Blogapalooza 2013, from the view of a 4 year old photo blogger

Blogapalooza, changing the Philippine blog atmosphere Blogapalooza was a bloggers event which was held at the trade hall of SM Aura. It was an RSVP event for top bloggers and social media influencers. Me and my son were the only Baguio based bloggers  present in the event. My son enjoyed taking random pictures of the organizers, sponsors and participants. I was able to talk to some old blogger friends based in Metro Manila and Ranimus was kind enough to take our group shots. This was his … [Read more...]

La Trinidad Strawberry Festival 2013 Street Dancing Competition (Complete)

One of the Festival's highlight was the "street dancing" competition. Eight groups whose members are from the different barangays of La Trinidad participated in the event. The street dancing performance started at the Police outpost along km6 and ended at km 5 in front of Mc Donalds. The judges were stationed at the shed fronting the food establishment. On my estimate, thousands came to watch the street dancing performances. The cultural dances were good and we saw that the participants … [Read more...]

Good Morning Club TV5, Accents and Petals and Me!

Last February 01, 2013, I was invited by TV 5's Good Morning Club to feature our Accents and Petals products. The story started when someone from the show's staff ( Berna) contacted us through email then by phone if we wanted to showcase our products live during the show. At first I was hesitant because I have to travel from Baguio City to Novaliches, Quezon City but it was all worth it. I took the 9:30pm Victory Bus and I arrived at Cubao, QC around 3:30am. Someone from the TV network was … [Read more...]

Benguet Adivay Festival Photos and Video Highlights

This year's Adival Festival gathered the most number of people. All 13 municipalities were well represented from their own respective mayors down to the barangay officials. Also, the venue, Wangal sports complex, is almost done. Congratulations to the organizers for a job well done! Here are some photos highlighting the festival: … [Read more...]

Balili River Community Clean-up Day

The municipal government of La Trinidad, through the office of the Vice Mayor together with the Community as represented by different Barangay and SK Officials, schools and non government organizations had a successful Balili River Clean Up day. The activity was aimed to clean and declog the Balili river of garbage and plastic wastes along. The clean up drive started from Km3 along Bell Church up to KM6 near the capitol building. It was a heartwarming activity because people from all over the … [Read more...]

Mt. Pulag and the mystical town of Kabayan, Benguet (2nd of 3)

After the Pulag adventure, we went back to Kabayan to experience the "Bendian (bendiyan)Festival".  There were several programs and activities during the festival. But let me start by describing our experience with the people of Kabayan. First and foremost, we would like to say our big thank you and appreciation to the Municipal Officials led by Mayor Faustino Aquisan for accommodating our group. Kabayan is the "Ibaloi" center of Benguet and unlike the stories we've heard, Kabayan people are … [Read more...]

Mt. Pulag and the mystical town of Kabayan, Benguet (1st of 3)

Last April, we were fortunate to witness the Kabayan Bendian (bendiyan)Festival of 2012. It was a weekend full of fun and excitement. April 27 was the start of our adventure. I made an open call to those who would like to join the Kabayan adventure from April 27 to May 1 but only a few confirmed. In total, there were 12 of us on the way to Kabayan in the morning of April 27. By 10am, we arrived at the Municipality of Kabayan - made a courtesy call to Mayor Faustino Aquisan - ate early lunch - … [Read more...]