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Archive for the ‘Ilocos Sur’ Category

Asilo de San Vicente

Posted by admin on September 26, 2007

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Cabugao Church

Posted by admin on September 26, 2007

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Sinait Church

Posted by admin on September 26, 2007

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Santa Maria Bridge

Posted by admin on December 31, 2006

Built during the 19th century, one of the few remaining bridges built by the Spanish Colonial Authorities, the bridge in the town of Santa Maria is made entirely of bricks. Proof of its durability and strength, the bridge still withstands the weight of passing busses and trucks.

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Tagudin Church

Posted by admin on August 2, 2006

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Plaza Salcedo (Vigan)

Posted by admin on August 2, 2006

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Santa Lucia Church

Posted by admin on August 2, 2006

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Palacio de Arzobispado (Vigan)

Posted by admin on July 29, 2006


The only surviving 18th Century archbishop’s residence in the country, the palace served as headquarters of Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo in 1898 and the invading American forces under Col. James Parker in 1899. Its Museo Nueva Segovia showcases antique portraits of bishops, a throne room, archdiocesan archives, and other ecclesiastical artifacts gathered from various colonial churches all over Ilocos Sur.

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Santa Maria Church

Posted by admin on July 27, 2006

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Metropolitan Cathedral of Vigan

Posted by admin on July 27, 2006

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