May Day has always been a lot of different things to different people.
The volcano in Batangas province has remained at alert level 4.
The latest footage shows houses and streets covered in ash.
Thousands flee Taal volcano eruption in Philippines as ash shuts Manila airport
The Taal volcano in Batangas province near Manila threw steam, ashes and pebbles up to 9 miles into the sky.
A massive crowd of mostly barefoot Filipino Catholics joined an annual procession of a centuries-old statue of Jesus Christ on Thursday.
At least 20 people were killed in the typhoon.
Winds reached 195 kilometres per hour and caused significant damage.
Typhone vPhanfone has maximum sustained winds of up to 140 kph (87mph),
Rescue teams continued hunting for survivors on Monday after a powerful earthquake that killed at least three people and injured 31.
It was one of the bloodiest attacks on the media in the world.
Dozens of pet owners brought their dogs, cats, turtles and snakes to Malate Church in Manila on Sunday for the annual blessing of animals
Ewold Horn had been held hostage by Islamic State-linked militants in the Philippines since 2012.