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Images of Ati-atihan of Kalibo, Aklan

This year, 2012, the Sto. NiƱo Ati-Atihan Festival 2012 of Aklan Philippines will be on January 9-15. It is their 800th year celebration. The whole province of Aklan will be full of lively and upbeat place filled with dancing, music and other merry-making activities.
You can also check my blog regarding my experience in Ati-atihan in Kalibo, Aklan.
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Nature Places

Bakhawan Eco Park in Kalibo, Aklan

Photo of the Bakhawan Eco Park towards the end of the 800 meter trail leading to the view deck and snack lounge.

Bakhawan is a community-based eco-tourism project located in Brgy. New Buswang, Kalibo, Aklan. The project models a fruitful partnership between the community, LGU, Government Agencies and NGOs.

It advocates the need to protect and maintain the environment, in this case – the 170 has. mangrove reforestation project earlier established while giving local communities the opportunity to increase their livelihood incomes through tourism service related activities.

Events People Places

Kalibo’s Ati-atihan Festival

Kalibo’s Ati-atihan Festival is a colorful and full music tribal festival of Kalibo, Aklan. It celebrates the feast day of Sto Nino and a very well known and one of the oldest festival in the Philippines.