Blog Posts - Holy Week



The Henry Hotel Manila: My Family's Unique Staycation

Last Holy Week, instead of leaving town, my family and I spent the weekend (Black Saturday & Easter Sunday) at The Henry Hotel Manila. My Dad originally chose Sulo Hotel and my Mom wanted to stay in Marco Polo, but since we don't do this often I...
by Drowning Equilibriums on Apr 15, 2016

Seven wonders of the world, less known to tourists

  We all know about attractions such as the Colosseum, the Great Wall and the Taj Mahal. But in the world there are other grandiose objectives that have never heard about the most passionate travelers in the world. And they are worthy...
by We care about your travel on Apr 14, 2016

Gasang-Gasang Festival sa Gasan, Marinduque

Gasang-Gasang Festival | Photo courtesy: Steve JavierNaging makulay at masaya ang pagdiriwang ng Gasang-Gasang Festival sa Bayan ng Gasan, Marinduque. Ito ay ginagawa tuwing Holy Week, Linggo ng Pagkabuhay o Easter Sunday. It is in celebration o...
by Marinduque News Portal on Mar 27, 2016

Ilang Pasahero sa Balanacan Port, Stranded

Stranded ang ilang pasahero sa Balanacan PortPhoto courtesy: Nherizza QuintoStranded na ang ilang pasahero sa dami ng tao at haba ng pila sa Balanacan Port ngayong Lunes, Marso 28. Kaya naman muling pinapaalalahanan ang mga pasahero na magbaon n...
by Marinduque News Portal on Mar 27, 2016

Holy Week Observances Around The World, Marinduque Included

ABC News SpecialsABC News, an international news company with headquarter in New York, USA, featured the Holy Week Observances Around the World and Marinduque, Philippines is one of those.Balmaseda, SpainPalm Sunday signals the start of Holy Week in...
by Marinduque News Portal on Mar 26, 2016

Let Christ Arise Within You This Easter

by: Psychic AugustThis Easter Sunday, we once again celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ, triumphant over sin and death.Like what our Lord did 2000 years ago, we can also experience our own triumphs over sin and (spiritual) death...

Start the Weekend Right Link Series – Volume #4, Edition #3

In recognition of Holy Week and the arrival of the Easter season, this week I am posting some links that connect to this week’s religious nature. I hope that you enjoy reading them! As always, though, before we get to this week’s links I...
by JerseySmarts.com on Mar 25, 2016

Cagayan de Oro Visita Iglesia 2016

This is our second year in the tradition. Just like last year, we did the visitation without the kids. The weather was too hot with city temperature ranges from 32 to 34 degrees Celsius. Umbrella, hat, sunblock lotion is a must to protect ourselves f...
by January's Scraps of Life on Mar 25, 2016

Mistakenly Fueled with Gasoline

After our Visita Iglesia @ 1:40PM, we dropped at Shell Station along JR Borja Extension near Maria Reyna Hospital for a quick refueling. Though the car still has few liters in it, husband has decided to add P500 worth of fuel since; he’ll be taking...
by Deliciously Spicy Moments on Mar 25, 2016

Friday is coming

While this story is unconfirmed, would it really be a surprise? One of the great problems with Christianity in the west is that we have forgotten that there are still those who in picking up their cross and following, end up nailed to it. Why it is...
by The Church of Jesus Christ on Mar 24, 2016

Holy Week 2016 Inspirational Quotes

It's Holy Week, and it's another opportune time to reflect, repent and renew our faith with the One above everyone else. Just like I always do, I have picked some inspirational quotes for you to...
by Mykiru Isyusero on Mar 24, 2016

Marinduque Welcomes Philippine Airlines (PAL)

PAL Chartered Plane in Maridnuque Airport | Photo courtesy: DFTTThe Philippine Airlines Chartered Plane finally arrived in Marinduque Airport today, March 23, 2016 at around 6:00 in the morning.Atty. Minerva Morada and company | Photo courtesy: DFTTA...
by Marinduque News Portal on Mar 23, 2016

Look: Behind the scenes of Marinduque's Moriones Festival

Jhun Mazon helps her daughter Jhonnilyn dress up in Centurion garb. REUTERSResident of Mogpog town in Marinduque prepare for the annual Moriones Festival, an annual recreation of the the life of Saint Longinus.Longinus was the half-blind centurion ta...
by Marinduque News Portal on Mar 23, 2016

Mga B'yahe ng Barko sa Marinduque, Tingnan

M/V Virgin Penafrancia habang nakadaong sa Balanacan Port, Mogpog MarinduquePhoto courtesy: Starhorse Shipping LinesNarito ang mga oras ng pag-alis at pagdating ng mga barko ng Starhorse Shipping Lines mula Marinduque patungong Lucena at vice versa n...
by Marinduque News Portal on Mar 23, 2016

Staying behind this Easter? Here are some hotel staycations around the metro you may want to consider

It's Holy week once again, while most of our friends, family members and colleagues are out going to the provinces, and enjoying their trips abroad, we the lucky ones are here to enjoy a quiet and peaceful Metro Manila, talk about the Exodus right? ...
by The Food Alphabet on Mar 22, 2016

Spring Forward

I have to admit that spring snuck up on me this year. Weather is, of course, no reliable predictor of the Vernal Equinox, and since I depend on the lightness of the sky while waiting for the bus as an … Continue reading →...

Mary Immaculate Parish Paranaque: Holy Week Schedule

… The post Mary Immaculate Parish Paranaque: Holy Week Schedule appeared first on Chronicles of a Clueless Mama.
by I am Corporate Junkie No More. on Mar 20, 2016

Holy Week 2016 Staycation Promos/Deals & Easter Activities

To those who are spending Holy Week in Manila, and preferred to enjoy the peace and quiet streets of Manila (rare occasion when EDSA's traffic will be very light), I've put together Holy Week Staycation Promos/Deals & Easter Activities in...
by Manila Shopper on Mar 20, 2016

Holy Week 2016 Schedule of Malls, Supermarkets & Theme Parks

During Holy Week, almost all commercial establishments are usually closed on Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, and then their regular operating hours resume on Black Saturday and Easter Sunday.  But some malls (especially those located in vacation d...
by Manila Shopper on Mar 20, 2016

Palms and Psalms

At Nashotah House, where I spent many years of my career, it was often felt that the weather during Holy Week was, in the best of circumstances, appropriate. With spring just around the corner, however—the date of Easter is based … Continue r...


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