What is the main Christmas symbol in the Philippines?
The bamboo parol (pah-role), or star lantern, is the symbol of Christmas in the Philippines, representing the guiding light, the star of Bethlehem. It emits a warmth unparalleled among holiday adornments and is unique to the Philippines.
What is the Philippines known for?
The Philippines is known for having an abundance of beautiful beaches and delicious fruit. The collection of islands is located in Southeast Asia and was named after King Philip II of Spain.
What is the meaning of BER months?
Jointly referred to as the “ber” months because of their names’ common ending, the four months of September, October, November and December come with the anticipation of the Christmas holidays, which generally means an upside in our consumer-driven economy.