- Words: 321
- Length: 1 Pages
- Topic: Literature - Latin-American
- Paper #: 93700487
Filipino culture is rich, diverse, and complex. The culture draws from both Spanish and Southeast Asian traditions, because the Philippines were conquered by the Spanish in the sixteenth century. Filipino culture is therefore highly unique; the Tagalog language, food, and customs reflect a combination of indigenous and Spanish influences. Moreover, a sizable Muslim population also inhabits the Philippines, making the island nation remarkably diverse.
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