Learn the 7 things you should know in a Filipino Drinking Session!
They say that alcohol is a social lubricant and oh boy, don’t Filipinos know that all too well. Filipinos, in general, are not alcoholic per se. We
Learn 6 mall alternatives for the smart shopper in the Philippines!
If you’ve ever been to the Philippines, you know that Filipinos love their malls. In fact, 4 out of the 10 biggest malls in the world are in
Learn 10 English False Friends you shouldn’t use lightly in the Philippines!
The Philippines is an English-speaking country. It is so well-known for this fact that it is also known as the “World’s Budget English Teacher“. Less than stellar
Learn the 10 words and phrases you should know when riding a jeepney!
Knowing how to use the public transportation system in a new country is an important skill to learn, especially in the Philippines. You can’t always bring
Learn the origin stories behind the names of Metro Manila cities!
Have you ever heard the name of a place and you just have to ask, “How did they name this place”? No? Well… You’re missing out. Knowing the
Learn 21 Tagalog swear words to help you cuss like a local!
Some of you might ask, “Why learn Tagalog swear words?” or “Why learn swear words at all?”. Well, in addition to helping us with stress and pain, and
Learn 42 Tagalog idioms you can actually use in day-to-day conversations!
No matter where you go, no matter who you meet, if you go out of your country to travel or learn a new language, you’ll encounter some words or
Learn the different Spanish false friends in Tagalog and how to actually use them!
Ever read or heard something in another language and felt like you understood what it said? But lo and behold! You were wrong! If not,
Learn how to really count Tagalog numbers in the Philippines!
If you are reading this article, chances are you are either not a native speaker of Tagalog or a curious Pinoy who happened to see my title while scanning
Learn why Filipinos speak English so well!
Las Islas Filipinas.
Pearl of the Orient.
Pearl of the Orient Seas.
Those are just some of the names of the Philippines. But in recent years, the Philippines