Nostalgic Vigan: Of Wooden Mansions and Cobblestone Streets of Yesterday (Part 2)

Amazing, “Historical moments”.

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Vigan

One of the treasured Filipino traditions of Pasko (Christmas) is the daygon, or caroling. Children, teens, adults, or even the elderly, whether singly or in groups, approach a residence and sing beautiful Christmas songs. After a song or two, the household rewards the performers with money, food, clothes, or other items. Listening to these gentle melodies on the second floor of a Spanish bahay na bato must be a totally awesome experience.

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