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Footnote: Besalú Mucho

If you happen to find yourself in Spain, don’t miss Besalú in Girona. This beautiful medieval village is  worth the trip!   A note about Footnote: Footnote is an ongoing photo series featuring my  feet, taken in different places around the world. Click here if you want to see my other Footnotes.

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Footnote: Streetdancing in Aklan

The Ati-Atihan Festival is a feast held annually in January in honor of the Santo Niño (Infant Jesus), concluding on the third Sunday, in the island and town of Kalibo, Aklan in the Philippines. The name “Ati-Atihan” means “to be like Aetas” or “make believe Ati’s.” Aetas were the primary settlers in the islands according to history books. They too are the […]

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A Guide to the Best Ati-Atihan Festival in the Philippines

Disclaimer:  I am from Ibajay so this post is slightly biased. 😉 The Ati-Atihan Festival is the mother of all Philippine festivals and perhaps one of the oldest in the country. Ati-Atihan originated from Aklan but due to its success, many have created similar festivals:  the Dinagyang of Iloilo, Masskara of Bacolod and Halaran of […]

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