Angeles City

Angeles City

Angeles City is a 1st class city in the province of Pampanga, Philippines. It is near to the Clark International Airport and Clark Special Economic Zone (formerly Clark Air Base). It also has a significant red-light district in the Fields Avenue area. The economy of Angeles City has accelerated in the past decade driven by […]

Tagaytay City, the “Second Summer Capital”

Tagaytay City, the “Second Summer Capital”

Tagaytay City is considered as the country’s second summer capital next to Baguio City because of its crisp and cool climate all year round, is a treasure box of pleasure points by itself. Tagaytay City is located in the Province of Cavite, island of Luzon, approximately 56 kilometers south of Manila. It lies within 120° […]

Subic Bay

Subic Bay

In the 17th Century, Spanish naval forces began to use Subic Bay to safeguard their holdings in the Philippines. Folklore says that Olongapo was named as a result of a Chinese sailor who arrived at Subic and wished to trade with the natives for porcelain, silk and trinkets. As he sailed past Grande Island, a […]

Rizal

Rizal

The Province of Rizal is a land of vast resources, abundant water supply, untapped mineral resources, with access to markets and trade advantages, numerous tourism potentials, favorable peace and order climate, various investable and bankable industries, and skilled labor force. Rizal has an estimated population of 1.7 million people as of Year 2000, with an […]

Puerto Galera, the Islands’ Loveliest Harbor

Puerto Galera, the Islands’ Loveliest Harbor

Climate Oriental Mindoro enjoys a climate favorable to vegetable growth throughout the year. What is remarkable is that there is neither a dry season nor a pronounced maximum rain period. The location and topography of the island on the western side of the great ocean body is another contributing factor in the rainfall pattern of […]

Pampanga, the “Culinary Center of the Philippines”

Pampanga, the “Culinary Center of the Philippines”

Steeped in history and blessed with natural and man-made scenery, Pampanga offers several sightseeing options for visitors. Pampanga has always enjoyed the title, “The Culinary Center of the Philippines.” It is populated by resourceful hardy folk who are justifiably proud of their famous Kapampangan cuisine. The capital city of San Fernando is world-famous for its […]

Laoag

Laoag

Laoag City, the sparkling gem of Ilocandia, is located at the west central part of the province of Ilocos Norte bordering the great China Sea. It is the nerve cent& of trade, commerce, business, industry, education and politics in the province. It is traversed by the national toad and is about 488 kilometers north of […]

Laguna, the Resort Province of the Philippines

Laguna, the Resort Province of the Philippines

Laguna, Resort Province of the Philippines, is a haven of fresh and pristine bodies of water such as hot springs, lakes, and waterfalls. Most notable is Pagsanjan Falls, formerly called Magdapio Falls, referred to as “shooting rapids.” It is found in Cavinti, starting from Pagsanjan town. Another is Lake Caliraya, which is located between Cavinti […]

La Union, the Pilgrimage Center of North Luzon

La Union, the Pilgrimage Center of North Luzon

Situated on the northwestern coast of Luzon, La Union is the gateway to the Ilocos Region. With its strategic location, the province has become the business, education, and government center of the Ilocos. Not only is La Union the region’s center for trade but also of religious devotees who flock to one of the country’s […]

Corregidor

Corregidor is a small rocky island in the Philippines about 48 kilometers west of Manila which is stragetically located at the entrance of Manila Bay. This island fortress stands as a memorial for the courage, valor, and heroism of its Filipino and American defenders who bravely held their ground against the overwhelming number of invading […]