Maria Sinukuan is said to be the enchanted lady residing in Mount Arayat in Pampanga. Her tale is about the abuse of kindness and its consequences. But her mythological origins changed drastically.
Ghost ships have sparked the imagination of many a sailor or landlubber for centuries. Read on and discover the stories of four such ghost ships: The Flying Dutchman, The Mary Celeste, The Octavius and Le Caleuche.
Why do fireflies light up or why fireflies glow without even getting burned? There is a story that might just have the answer on why or how fireflies only lights up at night.
A Filipino legend of the bitter gourd, momordica charantia which is known as ampalaya. Why is bitter gourd an interestingly bitter vegetable? There is a story why according to this legend.
They fear the worm as they report that it spews lethal yellow liquid that kills on contact and it can also kill from a distance by an electric charge.
Mermaids or sirena is a favorite and always a fascinating topic of talks specially amongst kids. Do they really exist? These beautiful, yet elusive sea creatures has a Philippine legend.
Headless angels, suicide, and grave robbers, take a look at one of the most historically dark cemeteries New York has to offer.
In the age of the information superhighway, it amazed me that here at the end of 2008 in the business process outsourcing company where I work, a story of the "tiktik" (a variation of the uniquely Filipino supernatural being called "aswang") was...
Voices, whispers, disembodied steps, and coughs from unexplained sources have been noticed by many visitors. Even some apparitions have been seen.
Britain abounds with legends from its dark,pagan past. One such tale is of Herne the Hunter leading his ghostly Wild Hunt through Windsor Forest on stormy nights. Do you dare join them?