The Macaraeg-Macapagal Ancestral House

The so called Macaraeg-Macapagal Ancestral House in Iligan City is a tourist destination and has been declared a heritage house by the National Historical Institute (NHI) 14 August 2002. Although it has been identified with the former President Diosdado Macapagal and where her daughter, former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo spent three years of her teenage life, …

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Park Theater, a streamline moderne building

I don’t know when Park Theater in Dumaguete City was built, there isn’t just information readily available about it, but when one visits this unassuming building painted gaudily as it has transformed into one of the country’s purveyors of cheap products, Unitop, a person who is critical about old architecture would be suprised at this …

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Some interesting heritage churches in Cebu

Cebu is one of a few provinces in the Philippines that still has a great number of churches built in the Spanish colonial period, around 28, that still exists in the cities and municipalities around the province. All are made from soft coral stones that were quarried from the seas, cut and placed one by …

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