The vinta or sakayan is a traditional boat which can be found in the Philippine island of Mindanao. These boats are made by Bajau and Moros living in the Sulu Archipelago, Zamboanga peninsula, and southern Mindanao. Vinta has a sail with assorted vertical colors that represents the vibrant culture and rich history of the Muslim community. These boats are used for inter-island transport of people and goods. Zamboanga City is known for these vessels.
Watch a romantic proposal of a man to his girlfriend using Vinta.