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WANDERLUST| Inspired creations at Habi Kadayawan

HABI Kadayawan Fashion Accessories Design Competition, a new addition to the string of exciting Kadayawan Festival events, wowed the judges as well

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WANDERLUST| Back to our roots

FOR A multi-ethnic metropolis, it is important that we preserve all cultures in a way that it does not contempt or disrespect one over the other.

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WANDERLUST| Davao successfully hosts Dragon Boat Festival

THIRTEEN teams from across the country participated in the Kadayawan Dragon Boat Festival held last August 12-13 at Sta. Ana Wharf in Davao City.

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WANDERLUST| Manāra exhibit showcases culture of Muslim Mindanao

AYALA Foundation and Ayala Malls celebrate the colorful culture of Muslim Mindanao through an interactive art installation exhibit called “Manara”, an Arabic word for “minaret” or “lighthouse”, which opened last August 9 at the Abreeza Mall in Davao City.

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WANDERLUST| ‘Tepo’ mat weavers of Luuk Banca

FOR THE third time, I was able to visit Luuk Banca, one of the Badjao communities in mainland Bongao in province of Tawi-Tawi. 

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WANDERLUST| Back to Bud Bongao

AS WE were having breakfast on a cloudy Friday morning last week, the rain started to pour.

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WANDERLUST| Saving Tawi-Tawi’s Turtles

THE ENTIRE trip to farthest tip of the southernmost province of the Philippine archipelago took around three days – from Davao City to Zamboanga to Bongao all by plane, and another 10 hours by boat to Taganak in the Municipality of

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WANDERLUST| Davao’s Balbacua

BALBACUA brings back a lot childhood memories. Back in the day, I remember having lunch in our old along Quezon Boulevard where we would have that gooey balbacua soup that would unfailingly leave my lips sticky after every meal.

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WANDERLUST| Sports tourism to help uplift tourism industry

FOR the second time around, Davao City hosted the Sports Tourism Forum 2017 last July 23, Tuesday, at the Grand Men Seng Hotel.

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WANDERLUST| Denim to the nines

DENIM’S debatable history can be traced back to the late 1700s to the early 1800s in both Genoa, Italy, and Nimes, France.

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