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Boodle Fight Manila. Kainan Na!

A boodle fight is a Philippine military tradition where a central mound of food – typically consisting of white rice and a variety of viands, fruits, and vegetables – would be piled high on banana leaves for soldiers to share. Gathered around the table, diners are meant to eat while standing without the use of cutlery.

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The First-Timer’s Travel Guide to Batad Rice Terraces, Banaue, Ifugao, Philippines

Batad is a remote village of around 1,500 people in Ifugao province. It’s said to be home to the best and most well-preserved rice terraces in the Cordillera region. These terraces are between 2,000-6,000 years old and have been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1995.

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Discovering Filipino Street Food: 17 Street Food Dishes to Try in the Philippines

If you’re familiar with our blog, then you already know how much we love eating local food when we travel. A lot of that traveleating involves street food, which in many countries, has a reputation for being less than sanitary. The Philippines is one of those countries.

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Cozy Reef: Your Own Mini Dive Resort in Anilao, Batangas, Philippines

Located in Anilao, Batangas, Cozy Reef is a 5-bedroom property that you can rent off AirBnB. It’s a private house, not a commercial resort, but it’s marketed as “your own mini dive resort” because the vast majority of people who go to Anilao do so to dive.

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