The Simbang Gabi or “Night Mass” is practiced by Filipinos from December 16-24 (Christmas Eve). Attending the mass means to show devotion to God and heightened the anticipation for the birth of Jesus Christ and completing the 9 Simbang Gabi holds the belief that God will grant special wish for the devotee
Philippines celebrate the longest Christmas season in the world. Christmas season starts as soon as the name of month ends with a “ber” – like September. Christmas decorations starts to pop up on every house and streets and they are only taken down until the celebration of Three Kings and that is on the first Sunday of January.
Christmas in the Philippines is probably one of the biggest and longest holidays the country is celebrating. Filipinos are known to celebrate Christmas in a higher level. Radio and TV networks start Christmas countdown on the advert of “ber” months – Septem”ber”.
SUMMER DESTINATION: With regards to delightful and abundant waterfalls, nothing will ever beat Iligan City!
Tinago Falls is being hidden in a deep ravine and lush forest. Trekking to the falls requires 500 descending steps. The cold cascading waters culminates into a deep basin-like pool.