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Cebu Pacific hosts “Homecoming Dinner” for Kulas of “Becoming Filipino” for 5th Anniversary celebrations

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Filipino expats from Dubai and the UAE got the chance to meet Kyle Jennermann, popularly known as “Kulas” through his channel “Becoming Filipino”, in a grand homecoming dinner hosted by Cebu Pacific as the largest Filipino airline carrier celebrated its 5th year of operations in the UAE.

Cebu Pacific hosted traditional Filipino parlor games, activities, as well as a huge boodle fight as the guests of the evening feasted on Filipino favorites such as Adobo, Pinakbet, Tapa, and more! Kulas said that it’s Cebu Pacific’s inner drive to serve Filipinos through their budget airline option to continue linking them to their families back home.“ I think it’s awesome because of their advocacy to connect Filipinos across countries. Thinking of that makes me happy that I get to interact with the same Filipinos they serve,” said Kulas.

The Canadian blogger shares his appreciation for the Filipino way of life through sharing his experiences in his vlog posts that has since amassed millions of views around the world. “I love the way they (Filipinos” handle themselves… it’s so positive! It’s like experiencing happiness first-hand. And all of the other stuff like the food, travel, islands, cultures, dances, are the super bonuses to the overall experience.”

Kulas has over 500,000 followers across his social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, with more than half coming from Youtube channel.

Kulas said that Filipinos should keep their spirits up as they continue to work for their loved ones and advocate for everything that’s positive about the Philippines. “Keep sharing good vibes because there are so many beautiful things worth sharing about in the Philippines. Stay strong overseas and come home often when you can!”

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