I’ve been to Marikina a couple of times before. Once was to eat at Pan de Amerikana and the second time was to visit the Marikina Shoe Museum.
|Nicely decorated facade of the book museum|
|One of the world’s smallest book, Das “Kleinste Buch der Welt” from Germany|
|Miniature collection of Shakespeare’s works|
Because the place is also an ethnology center, we were able to see the difference between the cultures of the ethnic groups from Luzon and Mindanao. Here are some of the interesting stuff from the Cordillera region:
|This is a backpack|
|This gives the term headhunter a completely different meaning – a creepier version if you ask me|
|Bukidnon guitar aka Kudyapi|