Balikbayans and Why Filipinos always go home

“Home is where the heart is.” Every Filipino living abroad has their own reason for leaving their beloved country. Like any other nationalities in general, most people move somewhere for a better quality of life. Some migrate due to better work opportunities; others...

Why do Filipinos send Balikbayan boxes

Every Filipino loves the scent of a Balikbayan box. It gives them 
interminable excitement to find out what’s inside the box. But what exactly is a Balikabyan box? One would define it as “pasalubongs” from the heart. But at large, this is a corrugated box comprising...