Information about Food Wanderer x Lakbay Museo
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Food Wanderer x Lakbay Museo, formerly Lakbay Museo, is popularly known for its bright and fun displays that are perfect for Instagram photos. Located in Ayala Malls Manila Bay in Parañaque City, the museum allows its visitors to experience the regions of the Philippines without traveling outside of Metro Manila.
As you enter the place, you will have to dress up in Filipino style with handwoven fabrics originally made by locals. There are varieties of exhibits in the museum that showcase the best of the Philippines, which includes the Luzon Exhibit.
Here, you will see the uniqueness of Luzon’s traditional houses and festivals. The Pahiyas Festival, the Batanes Ivatan Stone House, along with the Ifugao House that is built without having to use nails. Balancing rubber palayoks placed on the top of your head is an experience you should not miss. Another sight includes the Pahiyas Festival, which is celebrated in Quezon Province. This colorful celebration is a feast for the region’s rich harvest.
The Philippines is known for its delicious food, which is why the Lakbay Museo also gives local snacks to its visitors: Pinoy street food ranging from fishballs and kwek-kwek to the country’s popular halo-halo. Numerous delicacies are also showcased in the area with life-sized food replicas that will surely satisfy the foodie in you.
Best time to visit
The museum is open from 11 AM to 8 AM every day except Monday, with the last call to enter at 6 PM.