Historia

Lessons from Sancho Valenzuela

I’ve been discovering a lot of things about lesser known Filipinos who fought during the revolution. Thanks to the rain lately, as there was nothing better to do but read, read, read. I found out about this man, Sancho Valenzuela, a rich, tall man who took up arms against the Spanish at the time when he’s got […]

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Manila

The Masonic Memorial Clock in Luneta

Right across the monument of Jose Rizal is a simple memorial dedicated to the Masons. Yes, that secretive group that has been source of countless rumors and conspiracy theories. Some even go as far as accuse these men of satanic worship. I couldn’t say if they do or don’t. Quijano de Manila once said, “there’s […]

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