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What to do in Philippines in May?

Are you planning to travel to the Philippines this May 2015 ? If the answer is yes, we have prepared for you a list of 5 events and festivals that we suggest you not to miss. Here they are!

1. The World Research Festival

If you are interested in business, technology, management, media and communication you should attend that conference organized by the IAMURE Multidisciplinary Research. It will take place from May 1st to the 3rd  at the Hotel Centro Palawan in Puerto Princesa.

2. The flowers of May Festival.

If you’re a fan of culture and local celebrations, we recommend you to attend the processions of the flowers of May. Celebrated the Whole month of May, it’s a Nationwide celebration. The main event is called Santacruzan, a pageant-cum-parade depicting Queen Helena’s discovery of the Holy Cross.

Image: Loui Borromeo

Image: Loui Borromeo

3. The Pulilan Carabao Festival

One of the funniest and most anticipated events by the Pinoy culture is the Pulilan Carabao Festival, which takes place in Pulilan on 14 and 15 May. To venerate the saint patron Isidro Labrador, hundreds of work animals are led on a parade in the streets, where the buffalos are decorated with creative costumes and all the streets are flooded with all kinds of fruits, delicacies and food.

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Image: camperspoint.com

4. The International Food Exhibition in Manila

If you are interested in gastronomy, and new trends in relation to food and drink, this is your chance. It is an exhibition that brings together national and international retailers and suppliers in the world of catering. It takes place at SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia Complex, Manila, from 21 to 24 May.

5. The Run Tourism Run Marathon

Anywhere in the world there can be a fantastic place for practicing your favorite sport. If you’re a runner, and you love participating in marathons, you should join the Run Tourism Run Marathon, organized on MAY the 10th at SM Clark Field, Pampanga.

 

Any other suggestions? ….

Have fun in Philippines !