One way you can experience a country’s culture is by taking part of their festivals. The region is a melting pot of people coming from various beliefs and traditions. So get to know some of these by enjoying their seasonal festivities. No idea what event to head to? Check out these amazing Southeast Asian festivals happening in the following months.
Pahiyas Festival (Philippines)
Witness the Philippines’ most colourful festival in Lucban, Quezon. To thank and honor the Patron Saint of farmers, the festival is celebrated every 15 May. Locals liven up their houses with decors made of rice flour. Meanwhile, farmers put their bountiful harvests on display. When you visit, make sure to enjoy the town’s delicacies in the fair.