Tag Archives: Kalibo

MORE Colors at Ati-atihan 2012

.         This is my last photo-blog about the 2012 Ati-atihan.  I will be back next year … to experience once again the vibrant and [..]

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Street Scenes in the 2012 Ati-atihan

           It is only in Kalibo, Aklan where is it MORE FUN to join the street parade.             You have to be sport about it when [..]

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Faces of Ati-atihan 2011

  .          You have to admire the painstaking work that goes to every costume and make-up of the participants in the Ati-atihan parade.  The basic soot black paint [..]

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Street Vendors of Ati-atihan 2012

    .         Aside from the revelers (domestic & foreign tourists), much of the Ati-atihan is also about commerce. That is the major critisism hurled against the Kalibo [..]

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People Watching: Ati-atihan 2012

  .          When one attends the Ati-atihan festival in Kalibo, you don’t just go there to watch.  One actually experiences the merry-making firsthand.  You [..]

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Guess Who Was At The Ati-atihan 2012?

  .         You know when election time is near in the Philippines … politicians of every color become extremely visible in public events like the [..]

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Viva Sto. Niño (Part 2)!

    .        Enshrined inside the Kalibo Cathedral is the image of the Child Jesus, occupying the highest part of the gold-gilded altar.  This image [..]

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Viva Sto. Nino!

  .        It’s been a long time since I last attended the Ati-atihan in Kalibo. With the sun finally showing its’ brilliant rays yesterday (and [..]

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