Sinulog 2014 Schedule of Activities

Are you excited? Well, here it is! The official 2014 Sinulog de Cebu Schedule of Activities! Now start making those big plans! Don’t miss Sinulog 2014! —————- Pit Senyor! Sinulog 2014 Schedule of Activities

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SM’s Chapel Revisited

First of all, I’d like to apologize for the lack of updates. I had to work elsewhere so I had to leave Cebu for a couple of months. In fact, I missed the only thing that gets all me excited (other than Christmas) – the Sinulog. Anyways, I’m back for good and I promise to […]

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All Set for Sinulog 2012!

Last night, I went to Abellana to get a Sinulog 2012 Photographer’s ID. Although I know that government offices close at 5:00, I still decided to go. Last year, I was able to get an ID at around 7 pm. When I got there, the guard told me to pay Php10.00 to park my bike […]

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Sinulog Grand Parade 2011

Here are some of the photos I took during the Sinulog Grand Parade which was held last January 16, 2011 (every third Sunday of January). It rained the whole day but it didn’t stop the crowd from joining the biggest festival in the country. According to police estimates, at least three million people attended this […]

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Sinulog Backgrounder

“Sinulog is a dance ritual in honor of the miraculous image of the Santo Niño. The dance moves two steps forward and one step backward to the sound of the drums.” The word Sinulog is a Visayan term to the local dance that follows the rhythm of the river flow (Sulog). It has come down […]

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Devotion to the Holy Image

When the men of Conquistador Ferdinand Magellan in 1521 fled from the Zubu settlement on their leader’s death, legends say that there were efforts by the natives to destroy what the Spaniards left, the image of the Santo Niño. After all, it was a new idol, a strange one to pagan natives. It was also […]

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Sinulog 2011 Schedule of Activities

Hey, guys! Here’s the official Sinulog 2011 Schedule of Activities! I’m posting this early so that you can now start making your travel plans! Sinulog 2011 is going to be Cebu’s biggest event! So, you might want to start making those important phone calls right now especially if you’re traveling in huge numbers! To help you with your plans, here’s […]

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Cebu City Carnival is FUN!

The old SSS grounds near the University of Cebu (UPDATE: which is now also the location of the current SSS building) has become one big carnival. Literally. The Mary Rose Carnival (from Manila) is here in Cebu City for the Sinulog season. Check out the scenes from this year’s Cebu City Carnival!

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Penshoppe’s Nino: An Enduring Tradition

Every year, one can never fail to notice Penshoppe’s offering to the Santo Nino de Cebu. Facing the Fuente Rotunda, Penshoppe’s yearly effort is designed to not only allow people to worship the Nino but also allow people to have their pics taken and say a short prayer for the Nino.

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