Welcome to the blog of Humans of Rizal Park. Allow us to take you to the historical grounds of the Philippines’ national park as we share with you the unheard stories of passersby, tourists, and residents of this paradise. Read their stories and browse their portraits, collected, photographed, and curated by a group of Filipino young adults based in the heart of the country.
For Maxima Anario, a 64-year-old proud lola from Nasugbu, Batangas, there’s no greater love than a grandmother’s love. When we asked her about her first grandson, Nanay Maxima could not help but shed tears of joy as she shared her story.