Share this on:
About this iReport
  • Approved for CNN

  • Click to view JenMcTom's profile
    Posted April 22, 2012 by
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Eye on the Philippines

    Philippines - April 2012


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     JenMcTom says after the wedding, the guests returned to the bride's home village of San Felipe to celebrate over food and karaoke. The local children were the highlight of her visit: "[They] befriended us and showed us their farms, their homes, the local community center where they play basketball and video games. These girls loved fist bumps, high fives and making hearts with their hands. For us, it was amazing to feel so welcomed, especially since most of us were so far from home and were in completely unfamiliar territory."
    - alexislai, CNN iReport producer

    I attended a wedding in a small village about 4 hours north of Manila earlier this month. The dozens of village kids made the trip truly extraordinary.
    • TAGS:

    • GROUPS:

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.


    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story