My 5 Facts About The Philippines

by Kiarra Burgener

Fact #1

The national dish of the Philippines is lechon . A whole pig that is roasted for several hours over a fire. May be served in a liver sauce

Fact #2

The bathroom in the Philippines is called the comfort room

Fact #3

The country national bird is the rare Philippines eagle or the monkey eating eagle. There is about 200 left in the WILD

Fact #4

There are more than 200 volcanoes found on the island. Only 20 of them are active.

Fact #5

Text messing is hugely popular in the Philippines. All together Filipino cell phone users send an average of 400 million text messages every day.More than all the countries of Europe combined!!!