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Christmas for Filipino Children

Just like anywhere else in the world, Christmas in the Philippines is centered around children. Christmas for Filipino children often means that they receive more gifts than the adults and that they are the center of attention, especially on the day itself. Perhaps this is because the first Christmas was about the infant Jesus who […]

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Christmas in the Philippines

The Philippines is not called the “Land of Fiestas” for nothing. With a celebration for each day of the year, this tropical paradise of 7,107 islands truly deserves its title. Of all these festivals, Christmas or ‘Pasko’ is the most awaited. Pasko comes from the Spanish “Pascua de Navidad” which refers to Christmas. Pasko or […]

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