One of the most celebrated occasions in the Christian calendar is Holy Week. The thing is, when the date comes, it is the moment when family members gather together in order to rest for a while and restore the energy that was lost during the entire years of toils. If you are going home this Holy Week and planning to spend time with your family somewhere, let me give you an idea where to go in the country.
Vigan. This is the best place to go in the country if you are into heritage houses that depict the early look of the country especially during the time of the Spaniards. Visita Iglesia is one practice in this beautiful place of ancestral houses. This is done by visiting several churches and the way of the cross.
Lucban, Quezon. When it comes to Lenten activities, this is a very active place. One attraction of Lucban Quezon is the Kamay ni Hesus Shrine wherein there are so many devotees who travel from faraway places just to visit this.
Manaoag, Pangasinan. Arriving in Manaoag, Pangasinan means visiting the Our Lady of Manaoag Church wherein this is considered as one of the most famous churches in the country.
Marinduque. This place commemorates the story of Longuinus on which, according to an old story, the blood of Jesus restored his sight. He was a soldier. This is also the place of Moriones Festival and you will surely enjoy this.
Cebu. Since this is a historical place for the Magellan’s Cross, there will surely be so many activities that has something to do with the celebration of Holy Week.
Aside from these places, there are so many others that are good to visit in the country. There are several ways on how to celebrate Holy Week. One would prefer going to the beach and even going to Baguio City for the climate.