ABOUT THE DESIGN OF STARBUCKS ILOILO ICON MUG
Starbucks Philippines released Starbucks Iloilo Icon mug featuring Dinagyang Festival. Dinagyang is celebrated every 4th Sunday of January right after the Sinulog Festival in Cebu and Ati-atihan Festival in Kalibo. Dinagyang Festival as well as Sinulog and Ati-atihan Festivals are celebrated in honor of the Child Jesus or Sto Nino. The festivity includes local tribes painted in black dancing to drum beat. Dinagyang Festival is one of the most attended and most famous festivals in the Philippines.
The other side of the Starbucks Iloilo icon mug features the historical Eusebio R. Villanueva Building or the old International Hotel along JM Basa and Aldeguer streets.
Iloilo City is one of the Philippines’ most progressive cities. It holds the distinction as the “Most Noble City” given by Queen Regent of Spain in the late 1700s. Iloilo is also famous for La Paz batchoy.
The Starbucks Iloilo Icon Mug is part of the 2008 Starbucks collection. The Starbucks Iloilo icon mug as well as all Starbucks Icon mugs in the Philippines are manufactured in China.
REMARKS ABOUT STARBUCKS ILOILO ICON MUG
Starbucks Iloilo Icon Mug is still available in the shelves. This icon mug is only available at Starbucks Iloilo branches at 450.00 (roughly 10.50usd) per piece.