rss feeds: Posts | Comments

In Tagalog: Ama, Tatay

0 comments

Translation: Father   For the next few weeks on Expatch, we shall learn the different Tagalog words for family members. In...


The Story of a Star – Giant Lantern Festival

0 comments

Nothing compares to the bright and joyful Christmas season in the Philippines. One place where Christmas is larger than life is...


Nine Mornings of Christmas Mass

0 comments

Why the Traditional Christmas Evening Masses Are Actually Held in the Morning “Simbang Gabi” (or “Night Mass”) part of...


Expat Tips: Staying Healthy in a Tropical Christmas Holiday

0 comments

If your home country has winter in December, spending Christmas in the Philippines will give you a taste of a warm tropical...