Culture & History

How Iloilo Titas Dated Back Then

joseph batcagan

If you’re anywhere under 30, the concept of celebrating Valentine’s Day might still be important to you (Well, you can still celebrate it even if you’re older. You do you.). However, you do have to admit that all the dating rituals we take for granted during the occasion—flowers, chocolates, dinners, movies—can seem same-y. But then.. Read more

What Makes an Ilonggo Video “Viral”?

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Dagyang, Videoke, Paupas: How Baylehans Are Known Today

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An Ilongga Confesses to 5 Things She Loves about Iloilo City

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Iloilo City has been called by many names. Although she delights to be called as the ‘City of Love’, don’t make the mistake of calling it as the “Paris” of Asia. Rather, this is city who prides herself chiefly as the home to 447,992 Ilonggos. A thriving city full of dreamers, Iloilo is a truly.. Read more

Your Yearly Reminder on Why a ‘Bayle’ May Make Things Better

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Project Iloilo Episodes S01E08: What’s an Ilonggo?

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Ilonggos Share Creepy School Stories for ‘Pista Minatay’

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Iloilo is where the macabre gets celebrated as actual holidays. As proof, we’ve got a man who played ‘Hudas’ and hung himself for real during a Good Friday. And we haven’t even gotten to the bloody taltal yet. So, it shouldn’t come as exaggeration that one of the holidays that can actually rival Christmas in.. Read more

8 Reasons NOT to Date An Ilongga

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PechaKucha Night Iloilo Vol. 2: Previewing the 7 Ilonggo Presenters

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