Bataan Day

Bataan Day PostageThe Bataan Day Celebration is an annual event in Bataan Province. War veterans and their families travel from all over the country to Mount Samat every April 9 to reminisce the past and celebrate the bravery of our soldiers who offered their lives for freedom. Prior to the big day, the Provincial Government and the Provincial Tourism Office sponsor activities like a photo contest and exhibit, quiz bees, beauty pageants, trade fairs, and a drum and bugle competition/exhibition.

Bataan Day is a national holiday in the Philippines. Also known as Araw ng Kagitingan, or Heroes Day, this holiday commemorates Continue reading

Boracay Holiday Resort

Boracay Holiday ResortBoracay Holiday Resort is a sprawling Mediterranean inspired resort located right at the heart of Manggayad in Station 2 and affords its guests with a 3-minute leisurely walk to the famous white beach. Just by walking alone through the resort’s breezy corridors and airy verandas is enough to make you feel the holiday ambience.

After a long day of swimming in the sea and walking in the white beach, treat yourself with a massage in our spa with our well-trained masseurs, or just pamper yourself with a facial cleansing treatment and other beauty enhancement services we offer. Continue reading

Barangay Elections, a nonworking holiday

The Barangay Elections Day is held every three years on the fourth Monday in October. It is usually declared a special, non-working holiday so that eligible Philippine citizens are given the opportunity to vote in their local elections. Banks are usually closed on this day. In October 2013, the day falls on Monday October 28.

Eid’l Adha Holiday

October 15 of this year has been declared a Philippine national holiday, in observance of the Muslim Feast of Sacrifice or Eid’l Adha. Continue reading