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Are you stuck in Angeles City & trying to figure out what to do? Check out our walking map to guide you through all the local favorites downtown. This map takes you through the market district, historical corridor & all the best restaurants.
Maximize your Holy Weekend 2014 visit to Angeles City. Here is a list of suggested things to do...
Religious or not, Lenten season in Pampanga offers one of the most "interesting" traditions. Devout Catholics atone for their sins by whipping their backs bloody with bamboo sticks & nailing themselves to wooden crosses. Check out our list of religious events & ceremonies to experience in Angeles City.
Philippines is a predominantly Catholic country. Pampanga has a very interesting way of celebrating Holy Week. People have a literal approach of showing penitence for their sins. What exactly happens? Starting from Maundy Thursday to Good Friday, it is not uncommon to see flagellants whipping their backs bloody. People hold an all day & night vigil chanting all the verses of the Bible. Some people even get themselves nailed to crosses.
Amasya Guesthouse is only 15-20 mins away from Clark Airport. Where can you go from Clark Airport/ Angeles City? Here's the latest information of non-stop flights from Angeles City, Philippines.
Angeles City makes for a convenient starting point for exploring the northern parts of the Philippines. Why? It's smaller, not congested, not heavily trafficked or as polluted as neighboring Manila. Its a quick 20mins to get from the airport to Amasya Guesthouse (via taxi). If you are ever in town for a few days & trying to figure out what to do with 1, 2 or 3 days- here is a list of suggested itineraries.
Amasya Guesthouse is a newly opened, locally owned/operated hostel run by independent (budget) travelers like you. Angeles City is our hometown & we want visitors to know there is more to the place than just the seedy nightlife and the airport. If you have any questions, suggestions, comments please do not hesitate to contact us. We hope to see you in Angeles City!