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Rappler's latest stories on long weekend


LIST: Long weekends in 2020

Dec 27, 2019 - 5:12 PM

Here are the 11 long weekends in 2020 you shouldn't miss

When are the 10 long weekends in 2019?

Dec 30, 2018 - 12:42 PM

You can now start planning your most awaited staycation and getaways. Grab your planner and mark the dates you need to file your leaves!

Staying home on a long weekend?

Jun 08, 2018 - 4:57 PM

Here are ways to keep yourself entertained if you’re chilling at home

8 alternative Valentine’s Day date ideas

Feb 14, 2018 - 12:00 PM

Looking for something unique to do with your special someone?

Plan your 13 long weekends in 2018

Dec 31, 2017 - 3:42 PM

There will be 20 declared holidays in 2018 – of which 13 fall near the weekend

Items to help you travel light

Oct 02, 2017 - 12:14 PM

Traveling is good for the soul. Here are some items to keep handy for any trip

September 1 a regular holiday for Eid'l Adha

Aug 29, 2017 - 1:07 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte signs Proclamation 297 declaring the holiday

Muslim Community in Quezon City gather at the QC Memorial Circle Monday for a prayer to celebrate the feast of Eid'l Adha in honor of Ibrahim's sacrifice to Allah. Photo by: JOEL LIPORADA

5 last-minute to-dos for the long weekend

Aug 25, 2017 - 11:24 AM

If you’re staying in the city these plans are perfect

ESCOLTA BLOCK PARTY. The event breathes life into the old buildings along the historic street. Photo from Facebook.com/EscoltaBlock

7 activities near Metro Manila you can do this weekend

Aug 17, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Need some R&R? We've got you covered

I’M HOTEL. The relatively new hotel in Makati has a "Mermaid Pool Bar" and an acrylic-bottomed pool that’ll give you something exciting to do without having to leave the city. Photo from Facebook.com/imhotelph

Youth-oriented films to watch over the long weekend

Aug 06, 2017 - 12:36 PM

The 12 final entries carry out youth issues including child labor youth in conflict with the law out of school youth teenage pregnancy and mental health

Excited for the long break? 'Undas' trends a week early

Oct 24, 2016 - 2:25 PM

A 4 day weekend is ahead What are your plans?

Eid'l Adha: September 12 declared regular holiday

Sep 06, 2016 - 11:23 AM

Under Republic Act No 9849 Eid l Adha one of Islam s two major feasts along with Eid l Fitr shall be declared a regular holiday

Filipino Muslims pray at the Luneta in observance of Eid'l Adha in 2015. Rappler file photo

5 Hal yang bisa kamu lakukan di ‘long-weekend’

May 04, 2016 - 5:00 PM

Bingung mau ‘ngapain’ akhir pekan ini? Mungkin kamu bisa melakukan lima hal ini

Students, teachers, here are your 2015 holidays

Aug 04, 2014 - 5:05 PM

There are at least 18 holidays to be noted in school calendars in 2015 – and 4 long weekends to mark for possible vacations

Weekly movie guide (April 9)

Apr 09, 2014 - 12:28 PM

Depending on your mood there are plenty of entertainment options for a weekend at the movies

Potential storm spotted

Aug 18, 2012 - 7:26 AM

But PAGASA maintains the Philippines will generally experience good weather during the long weekend

Perfect: long weekend, sunny PH

Aug 17, 2012 - 5:01 PM

PAGASA predicts generally good weather during the 4 day long weekend

No long weekend for Labor Day

Apr 25, 2012 - 7:22 PM

Malacañang says the Labor Day holiday falls on May 1 Tuesday and not on April 30 Monday