Because of a cholera epidemic in Manila 3,000 plus Filipinos went on a violent rampage as they turned their anger against foreigners in the city. 125 were killed and many more injured, British, Chinese, French and Russians were butchered. On […]
The La Independencia newspaper had a short lifespan, it was published for just 2 years 2 months and 8 days. In that short time it was the voice of the Philippine Revolution against Spain and then became the voice of […]
Many articles on Philippines First Railway say it was built by the Spanish, while it is true that the Philippines First Railway Line was built under Spanish rule and it was a royal decree issued by King Alfonso XII of […]
Before anyone gets upset we will make it clear that we do not blame Filipinos it is not their fault that Manila is a mistake. The reason why Manila is a mistake lays mainly with the Spanish and maybe with […]
If you are looking for a place to spend the night or a weekend in Batangas I highly recommend Martinello’s Bed and Breakfast Nasugbu . Martinello’s Bed and Breakfast has a beautiful view of Papaya cove, it is a very […]
Do you get confused by the term for the people of the Philippines? Are they Filipino, Pilipino, Pinoy or should it be Philippino as they are from the Philippines? The truth is none of them are correct. Pinoy We can […]
Battle of Perez Dasmariñas 1897 History books call it the Battle of Perez Dasmariñas, however, a better name would be the Battle of Dasmariñas as it was many battles spread out over Dasmariñas that went on from March the 7th through to […]
Was Ferdinand Magellan the First to Discover the Philippines? History books tell us, Ferdinand Magellan, a Portuguese explorer was the first to discover the Philippines. But all he did was claim the Philippines for Spain. So who really discovered the Philippines? A long […]
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