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Immersion in Ifugao

It was my 4th time in Batad but this experience made it feel like I was rediscovering the place and... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Lovely way to get immersed into culture and nature

Very well organized, great care and thought given to the activities and interactions with the local... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
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Manila, Philippines
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Culture Shock PH is a travel group that advocates appreciation and preservation of Philippine culture, heritage and history through guided tours around the Philippines. We specialize in cultural tours such as food trips, historical walks, fiestas and immersions.
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“lake sebu” (3 reviews)
“giant lantern” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Pasig, Luzon, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was my 4th time in Batad but this experience made it feel like I was rediscovering the place and its local culture. This immersion trip really opened my eyes to the daily lives of the Ifugao and how they harvest and take take care...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well organized, great care and thought given to the activities and interactions with the local communities, all in the majestic setting of the rice terraces of Batad. Thank you so much for a weekend of fun, learning and appreciation!

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Reviewed 20 December 2017

The trip may be aptly described as OHHS and AHHS. We were simply in awe of what we discovered, witnessed, tasted and tried from the lantern making to the delectable cuisine of Pampanga and the splendor and magic that the giant lanterns brought to our...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2017

Osep Reyes was calm, well-informed, courteous and attentive: all you can expect from a top guide. We felt that the San Fernando Giant Lantern Festival will grow every year to become increasingly more famous, better organised and to attract more people. So if you have...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Nice 4-in-1 trip! Immersion/hiking/outreach/vacay :) it's not the usual sight-seeing experience. The organizers also seem to know their job :) I definitely enjoyed this trip! :)

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

A very well rounded trip. It was my first time to join an immersion tour, and it was fun and challenging at the same time. Everyone was given a chance to explore and make the most out of the experience. Our guides are well informed...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

Everything was well-organized. The cultural performances were great. Organizers were accommodating and friendly :) Will definitely recommend Culture Shock to my friends!

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Reviewed 3 March 2017

For the whole 2 Nights stay, we were hosted by the warm people of School of Living Tradition in their Tradition T'Boli Longhouse made mostly out of bamboo, where we stayed as a group. From here, we were taken around the area, particularly in Lake...More

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Reviewed 2 March 2017

The Lake Sebu cultural immersion was an awesome and unforgettable experience. Activities included t'nalak weaving demo, brass casting demo, canoeing on Lake Sebu, T'boli cuisine and music and dance workshop. We also got to participate in an Arts Month activity with school children - an...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

It was an experience to remember for us MMCS staff. It helps us know more about history about the churches we visited. And its an experience for us also to visit Aching Lilian and taste her specialties for lunch and the making of the wellknown...More

Thank Julia M
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