Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Pahiyas: Of Hats, and Streetfood and Thoughts

Last Tuesday, I went to Pahiyas for the first time. I've been hearing about it a lot since I was little-- it being a famous town fiesta in the Philippines. From school books to travel magazines to blogs, Pahiyas is talked about as a colorful festival that draws the crowd year after year. It is known for showcasing cheerfully decorated houses, with colorful rice-based kiping as the main material for the decors.
Banderitas! Wee~