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Filipino festival coming to Abu Dhabi

  |  March 21, 2013

Filipino food. Rich-Joseph Facun / The National
RICH-JOSEPH FACUN
Filipino food. Rich-Joseph Facun / The National

Those with a curiosity into what Filipino culture and food is about should head down to Le Meridien Abu Dhabi next month.

The hotel will be launching the first of its Le Meridien Village Festival events - which will showcase the diversity of various world cultures - with a taste of the Philippines on Friday, April 5.

This will be followed on Sri Lankan-themed festival on April 26, and then an Indian one on May 31.

At the Filipino Village in the hotel grounds, guests can check out authentic cuisine, such as pansit bihon, palabok, bola bola and halo halo.

There will also be traditional folk dances, cultural shows and band performances.

For more information visit www.lemeridienabudhabi.com