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Cebu Taoist Temple

The Taoist Temple in Cebu

The Taoist Temple in Cebu is one of the most popular places to visit in Cebu City. It is located in Beverly Hills Subdivision in Lahug, which is known as the millionaire’s quarter of Cebu. The Chinese community of Cebu built this temple in 1972, on top of a small hill overlooking the city. The […]

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Inside Fort San Pedro

Fort San Pedro in Cebu City

Inside Fort San Pedro I always enjoy going to Fort San Pedro in Cebu because I like its castle-like structure, well-kept flower beds, cannons, green grass, birds and a view of the pier from atop. Fort San Pedro is also known as the smallest and oldest bastion fort in the Philippines. At the front entrance, […]

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Siquijor Island Beach

Spellbound by Siquijor

Many travelers can attest to the allure of the island province of Siquijor. Located in the Bohol Sea close to the major islands of Cebu, Negros and Mindanao, Siquijor is a destination both feared and loved. Feared because it is mystical; plenty of stories about witchcraft abound. Loved because of its beauty; the island is […]

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Cities in the Philippines

There are 143 cities in the Philippines according to the National Statistical Coordination Board. About one fourth of these are considered highly urbanized with a population of 200,000 or more. The 3 largest cities (Quezon City, Manila and Caloocan) are all located in Metro Manila. Following these are Davao City on Mindanao and Cebu City […]

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