Souvenirs from the Philippines
I visited the Philippines for the first time last month. The older I get, the more I want to learn about my heritage and stay connected with it. One of the best parts of the trip was shopping for local goods. I wanted to take a piece of the motherland back home with me. Every store sold beautiful woven goods, acacia wood dinnerware, wooden and pearl accessories and had a refreshing mix of neutral and bright colors. And... I especially loved how affordable everything was.
Here's some of the things I brought back from my trip: