in the philippines

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Philippine History

This is what is taught in Philippine education system on how the history of Philippines started. We know very little about our beginnings. In fact all the materials before the Spaniards arrived were unfortunately destroyed purposely by the Spaniards so that Philippine history would start with them. Before Spanish Arrival Negritos are believed to be […]

Fast Facts about the Philippines

The Philippines is made up of 7,107 islands covering a land area of 115,739 sq. m. (299,764 sq. km.). Main island groups are Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. Capital is Manila. Time Zone is GMT + 8 hours. CLIMATE March to May is hot and dry. June to October is rainy, November to February is cool. […]

Map of the Philippines

Here are some interesting collection of different maps of the Philippines at a course of time… The current map of the Philippines Seventeenth Century map of the Philippines Old map of the Philippines Map of the Philippines used during WWII

Are Filipinos stupid?

“Are Filipinos stupid?”. Yeah, you read me right, that’s the kind of search query I get in google analytics. Meaning some people come to this blog typing that ┬áin google. So let me answer to those people: the stupid ones are the one searching for that kind of racist bullshit in google.