Tag Archives: Sta. Cruz Marinduque

Moriones Festival Draws People
to Marinduque This Holy Week

THE Dalahican Port of Lucena City is at its busiest once again, as all roads – I mean, all ro-ros (roll on, roll off ships) and fastcrafts – lead to the Southern Tagalog island province of Marinduque this Holy Week. … Continue reading

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Manaklang Pinatuyo sa Sprite
(Glenn Deligero)

WHEN my brother-in-law, Kuya Junior Zulueta, sent over some food stuff from Sta. Cruz, Marinduque, last October 2012, one of the things that he packed into the box was manakla, a type of local crayfish with only one claw, that … Continue reading

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The Marinduque Diaries:
Journey to the Heart of the Philippines

Originally posted on May 4, 2012 I LOVE Sta. Cruz, Marinduque! Not only is it because it’s the hometown of my husband Raff and the home of the famous Moriones Festival, but also because it’s an amazing place with super … Continue reading

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