Saltmaking – A Cottage Industry in Pasuquin Ilocos Norte

If you would have to bring home a product from your travel the least thing I would think of is salt, however, in Pasuquin Ilocos, it is but normal that people who visited this place, drop by to buy salt. Passers-by and even passengers of private and public vehicles stop at roadside stalls selling bags of salt to buy some and take it home. After … Continue reading Saltmaking – A Cottage Industry in Pasuquin Ilocos Norte

Pottery Making at Pagburnayan in Vigan City

TEXT & PHOTO: Kaycie Gayle Visiting artisans has been one of the activities I’ve been looking forward to whenever on travel because it gives me an idea of how things are made manually during the old times. Hence, when I was able to visit Ilocos, the jar making in Pagburnayan district has been one of the activities I’m thinking. The word ‘pagburnayan’ actually came from … Continue reading Pottery Making at Pagburnayan in Vigan City