Monthly Archives: October 2016

10 Ways for an Eco-Friendly Undas

  In November each year, millions of Filipinos flock to cemeteries to visit their departed loved ones, bringing flowers, lighting candles, and offering prayers.   Unfortunately, the occasion is often…

Brace for a possible super typhoon: Lawin forecast to hit Cagayan

  “Hindi natin inaalis ‘yung posibilidad na ito ay maging super typhoon. Sa ngayon, nakikita natin ang kaniyang patuloy na paglakas.”   These were the words of PAGASA Weather Forecaster…

FACES OF BREATHTAKING BATANES

Maybebkas kan mayanien Makenem as masalaosao Pachivanan ko sa aya Ta imo mian du nakem ko. (Mighty waves and thunderstorms Heavy clouds and stormy skies All of these may come…

TIPID TOUR: Museums in the Metro

When was the last time you visited a museum or gallery near you?   Museums and galleries allow us to get up close and personal with events and works of…

Two LPAs, typhoon outside PAR

Tropical Depression “Aere” (formerly “Julian” inside the Philippine boundary), has weakened into a low pressure area (LPA). At 4:00 AM today, it was last estimated at 625 kms. west of…

Must-Have in Your Go Bag: Emergency Coffee

What do you have in your emergency bag or go bag? Aside from the usual items such as a flashlight, whistle, and a first-aid kid, a shot of caffeine through…

Freedom islands: are they really free?

If you’re immersed everyday in Metro Manila, a busy jungle of high-rise buildings and car-jammed roads, it’s difficult to imagine a serene paradise that soothes the eyes, and is bursting…