Archive for June, 2007

Aguinaldo's Home

This month on the 12th of June, Filipinos from all over the world celebrate Philippine Independence Day. The day is a commemoration of the declaration of Philippine Independence by General Emilio Aguinaldo at his ancestral home in Kawit, Cavite on June 12, 1898. The house still stands today preserved in its original form and serves as a museum that contains important relics of the past.