Before Halloween, me and my friends decided to visit the National Museum located at Rizal Park, Manila. Now I’m wondering if “am I really a Filipino?”, because I haven’t been there before, and I didn’t even know why. “Free” is the word that makes us decide to visit the museum soon. So here we are, visiting the ghosts from the past history of our very own country. They are not really ghosts which the exact definition is “immaterial”. It is not a museum made of projectors or holograms for that matter. I just feel like saying it for Halloween feels. Mmmmkay..
I have known the museum to be famous for its painting galleries including the Spoliariummade by Juan Luna. There’s no arguing, one factor that makes the museum worth seeing is the Spoliarium. Want to know the scariest part? We haven’t seen it. Why? Free entrance is equal to a long line of people, and that is why. So in a case like this, it pays to be early at the venue. Well, at least we still have reason to visit the museum again.
National Museum is divided into two: National Art Gallery and Museum of the Filipino People. The latter is the one that we were able to explore. It was located at the back of the National Art Gallery. So no need to go any farther.
Decipher the baybayin code.
Taxidermy.. Poor lad
Footloom. Everybody cut footloom, .. haha don’t try to sing it!
After getting tired from walking and exploring temples in Cambodia, we stayed at this beautiful hotel. The reservations were all settled by our friends Maine and Dixi. It is located 140 km from Angkor Wat.
THE GRAND PALACE
The Grand Palace is a complex of buildings at the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The palace has been the official residence of the Kings of Siam since 1782.