Filipinos are usually described as a lot of things, with characteristics such as industrious, warm, and resilient often making the list. One trait that is just as prevalent but doesn’t get talked about as much is how Filipinos are die-hard romantics.
From our local media’s telenovela offerings, to our go-to karaoke songs, we love love. Of course, traditional concepts such as ligaw and harana sweeten the deal and add on to the swoon factor. Given this, it’s no surprise that weddings are important to us! For your big day, why not showcase both your undying love and our beautiful culture by opting for a Filipiniana-inspired wedding theme?
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Here’s how you can achieve a Filipiniana-themed wedding for your once-in-a-lifetime affair:
Filipiniana Wedding Venues
Transport your wedding bubble back in time and shortlist venues that pack on the charm and history of days gone by. Luxuriate in the glamour of Old Manila and opt for ornate structures with intricate interior details such as grandiose staircases and elaborate chandeliers.
You may also opt for more accessible alternatives such as restaurants and function halls for intimate affairs. The key is to find a place that intrinsically boasts of the same quiet opulence, such as these rich hardwood shutters and old-fashioned Vigan tiles in Ministry of Crab.