Hostility turned into a joyous mood when the Chinese-Filipino community on Friday ushered in the Year of the Wooden Horse in Binondo, Manila — the world’s oldest Chinatown outside of mainland China.
While celebrations marking the German tradition of Oktoberfest usually start in late September, this year, two of the biggest parties will be held on Oct. 18 and 19 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila’s newly renovated Harbor Garden Tent.
In time for this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival, Belgian chocolatier Godiva is launching its chocolate mooncakes in the US for a limited time, Aug. 16 to Sept. 19.
The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) will launch Taoid, the National Heritage Month, on July 29 on Capul Island, Samar, in line with the province’s celebration of Saluka festival.
Half-ton fighting bulls knocked over thrill-seekers Monday in a fast, adrenaline-charged chase that left four injured during Spain’s San Fermin festival.