Pasalubong

February 8, 2011 in article

In Filipino culture one way of showing their thoughtfulness to one’s family, friends and love ones or even co-workers, a classmate etc is by giving them a gift.  But there is one very unique practice called “Palubong”, or a gift from the traveler. A “Palubong” in essence is a symbol that one gives to express his being able to remember people close to him while he was gone especially if the absence is too long.  It […]