Rappler's latest stories on Christmas in the Philippines
Celebs take a break from their hectic scheds
The makeup artist to celebrities such as Kim Chiu, Kylie Verzosa, Andi Eigenmann, and Yassi Pressman say that he and siblings have created new traditions for the holiday celebration
'He came to our church for prayer,' Jayson Pascual Tulabis of Benguet shares on Facebook
‘If we will celebrate, we will just open canned goods and cook rice.... But we are thankful to be alive’
Lucky subscribers got more than a Smart home upgrade this Holiday season
'People should be reminded that Jesus, in choosing the side of the downtrodden, was a radical change maker who dreamt and worked for a better world'
The family unit – more so the Filipino family – is a complicated creature, and whether or not we want to admit it, not all issues can be wrapped in sparkly paper and topped with a festive bow.
In Legazpi City, young children sing and dance to 'Pastores-A-Belen' before Christmas Day, continuing the age-old and unique Christmas tradition of Bicol to commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ
Dining out with the fam for noche buena? No worries! Here are 7 restos in the metro for you.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says there will be no number coding during the holidays, with the suspension of the scheme longer for provincial buses
Go, re-connect, and allow your selves to be found. Recover your sense of delight and then once again hear yourself praying, ‘O God, it feels great to be alive.’
If we fail to observe the season of advent properly, our Christmas celebration will become an empty ritual, full of endless parties forgetting its significance
PRESS RELEASE: The CCP will hold the Misa de Aguinaldo on Tuesday, December 24, at the CCP Main Theater
The fashion designer shares how Christmas has changed for her through the years
The holiday season is stressful all over Metro Manila, but there's Christmas cheer to be found, if you only know where to look
Jesus needs real witnesses, not fake news makers, says Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle
Vic Sotto says MMFF entry 'Mission Unstapabol: The Don Identity' 'definitely different' from past movies
'Gusto ko naman kasi paglabas nila ng sinehan may mga ngiti sa kanilang mga mukha,' Vic says
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'Comedy is a genre. It’s a legit genre. It’s as special as drama, adventure, action,' says Vice
There’s a range of characters: the Grinch, a balikbayan tita, Mariah Carey, and more
There's a host of useful sustainable gifts other than bamboo toothbrushes, too!
Here are the operating hours of banks in the Philippines during the holiday season
This year's Christmas stamps feature Filipino Christmas traditions
Why don't we give love – and gifts – on Christmas day?
PRESS RELEASE: Many of the IP communities were converted and have accepted the tradition of Christmas
Savings from cleaning up the local government enables the city to produce 400,000 goody bags – enough for every Pasigueño family – to end the old 'palakasan' system, says Sotto
Crispy pad thai? Yes please! Mango Tree features both new dishes and signature Thai staples – and they're all pretty appethaizing!
What better gift to give your loved ones and friends than the gift of hydration?
Right in time for holiday shopping season!
Rakeem Christmas sees action for Magnolia in just 3 games at the Commissioner's Cup, all of which ended in a loss
Rakeem Christmas will have his hands full in his next PBA game as he faces reigning Best Import Justin Brownlee and defending champion Barangay Ginebra
The south also comes alive with Christmas colors, and the sights are just an hour or so away from Manila
Follow along as NLEX faces GlobalPort at 3 pm and Ginebra battles Magnolia at 5:15 pm
Plus a look at Starbucks' new Christmas drink, the Vanilla Nougat Latte!
Experts weigh in on why among all other countries, Christmas is celebrated the longest in the Philippines
Special treats await shoppers during the hundred-day countdown. Check out the full list of promos, activities, and exhibits below
Mayroon tayong Pasko ngunit patuloy ang pagdanak ng dugo sa ating mga lansangan sabi ni CBCP president at Archbishop Socrates Villegas sa kanyang December 25 pastoral letter
This year 73 of Filipinos expect a happy Yuletide season Also 75 say it is better to give than to receive this Christmas
Thanks to those who joined our conversation last December 5 Here s what you all had to say about the Pinoy Christmas season
Life has become cheap If this is what Christmas is now about could it still be merry?
Two kinds of whipped cream? Yes please Plus the toffee nut and peppermint mocha drinks are back
More Filipinos also believe that it is better to give than to receive according to a poll conducted by the Social Weather Stations in December
The celebration is different for the children of overseas Filipino workers
Staying in the city or looking to travel this Christmas? Take a look at these magical destinations that shine bright during the holidays in the Philippines
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I want to be able to do what really matters this Christmas: Be able to reflect on what the reason for the season really is
The beautiful Christmas display in Tangub City the Christmas Symbols Capital of the Philippines is a holiday tradition inspired by one lonely Christmas 22 years ago
Christmas is just around the corner in some Metro Manila streets where lantern vendors peddle their festive lanterns
The Christmas season is the busiest and most lucrative holiday season in the Philippines