Category: Current Events

Papal Visit 2015: Health tips from the DOH

Narito ang pointers para sa Papal events mula sa Dept. of Health para masiguro ang isang ligtas at emergency-free Papal visit: 1. Bring plenty of water. Upang maiwasan ang dehydration, mahalagang magkaroon ng maraming baon na tubig. Image: Dan Kitwood,…

Pope Francis and his Popemobiles

When the Pope has to spread the word of God, he needs wheels to get around. And, Pope Francis has certainly applied his taste for simplicity with his choice of automobiles to get him from Point A to Point B….

10 Tips for participating in the Papal Visit activities

You will finally get to see the Pope! Whether indoor or outdoor venues ang inyong dadaluhan, best be prepared para maximum ang participation ninyo sa events.  1. Check the Pope’s itinerary/schedule as there may be last minute changes. Monitor www.PusoNgPamilya.com…

10 Fun things you didn’t know about Pope Francis

Image: AFP Pope Francis is known for his humility, simplicity, and his love for the poor- but here are fun facts that you might probably not have heard about the popular leader of the Catholic church: 1. He used to…

DOTC pushes for BRT as solution for mass transportation woes

  Image from http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/374674/news/metromanila/slideshow-mayhem-and-panic-at-the-mrt-crash-scene The MRT-3 operational problem has been in the news for quite some time now, what with the daily technical problems and glitches the train has been experiencing for the past several months. These woes seem to have…

Vigan advances in race to become “New7Wonders City” 

Image from http://www.ivanhenares.com/2010/05/ilocos-sur-historic-town-of-vigan.html Cobblestone roads, historic Spanish-era architecture, Ilocos empanada. These are only some of the treasures one can find in the City of Vigan in Ilocos Sur, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site. At ngayon, pambato na naman…