Til now, people still flock here to pay homage to the "poon" , the Black Nazarene
its an "explore for yourself" walking tour, we have MR. Rence Chan to help
us understand history and whats happening. we can ask him questions and
we get a good answer, he is also a blogger of COLLECTORS CONNECTION
you can also check his many blogs about history and stuffs, in his very informative
pssst blog with more than 20,000 shares and trending to more than 18,000 views
and page hits.
|vintage sewing machine|
|the library under construction|
|their still original staircase|
|the owner is a plant lover. check his collection|
including the Ocampo Pagoda and one image of Our Lady of Mount
Carmel sitting on a globe that is held by human figures.
Our next stop was the Casa Flordelisa of Meng Santos.
After Quiapo we went straight to Bulacan. because our friend Meng Santos is
|group pic by Allan Pardilla Martinez|
Constructed in 1888 by Maximo Villarama Fernandez and his wife Adelaida Mendoza
The receiving room is floored with red Narra, with lots of Capiz windows, furnished
”Meng” Santos, the fourth generation of the clan inherited the ancestral house.
After our trip to Meng Santos Ancestral, the organizers discovered that the cut
off time for angat is till 2pm. and we are out of time so there should be a sudden
change of plan. instead of going to An Dam, we decided to go to Bustos.
so we headed to San Martin de Porres.
thanks to LAKAD PAMANA and Mister D for this wonderful historical trip again, back in time the trip made more fun and less bring with Rence and his stories of history his insights, his observations of whats around and his side comments are very informative. a trip is fun with him around. till our next trip...
ONE LOVE, this is your LOVERBOY Dennis signing out. 8-06-2016