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Claveria, Misamis Oriental | Things to know

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The municipality of Claveria is a 1st class Municipality in  Misamis Oriental Province, Philippines. It has a total population of 52,478 and is also the largest in the province by area. The town was once called Tikala, a local term for 'miracle'. Tikala was once ruled by Datu Manlumupog, an aboriginal warrior known as the 'Higaunons', meaning 'people of the land'. Despite the simple way of life, they were held together by their sacred code called Bungkatel Ha Bulawan, which passed under his teaching,

Things to Do, overview of Padada, Davao del Sur | Mindanao

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Padada is a 3rd class municipality in Davao del Sur with a population of 29,878 people, according to Census 2020. It is bounded on the north by the municipality of Hagonoy, on the west by the municipality of Kiblawan, on the south by the municipalities of Sulop and Malalag, and on the east by the Davao Gulf. The Poblacion is approximately 12 kilometers from Digos, the capital town of Davao del Sur.'

10 Interesting Places to visit in Kapatagan, Digos City | Mindanao

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Kapatagan is an area positioned withinside the highlands of Digos City, Davao del Sur. It is a cold place, being positioned on the foothills of Mt. Apo and expanding at about 1,299 meters above sea level. The fertile soil of Kapatagan makes it perfect for plant propagation and the manufacturing of vegetables. It is one of the assets of vegetables in the Digos area. It is likewise a not unusual place to look cute flora of various species developing in this place. 

The Bongolanon Falls of North Cotabato

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The environment isn't generally in accordance with our arrangement these days because of the reality the sky is cloudy it very well may be viewed as if it came down early withinside the morning. Energized for added secret nature to be visited, it has to be had the brain to keep at Bongolanon, Magpet, North Cotabato in Mindanao, Philippines. 

Things to do in Tupi, South Cotabato

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South Cotabato is one of the provinces in Soccsksargen, Mindanao in the Philippines, well-known for various kinds of attractions such as lakes, natural parks, waterfalls, and diversified culture. It gains popularity as the summer capital of southwestern Mindanao. Alongside is the infamous town of Tupi, located between Koronadal City and Polomolok. With a total population of 73,459 people, according to the census 2020. Tupi is nestled at the foot of Mount Matutum blessed with fertile land and the coolest weather which is dominantly in the agricultural economy. This town primarily produces various kinds of fruits, vegetables, and flowers. They have the largest pineapple plantation in the province.  No wonder why they became the fruit basket capital of South Cotabato

Siburan River Park hit the ground - Occidental Mindoro

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Siburan River Park (River Park de Siburan) is the newest traveler magnet in the megacity of Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro adding new footprint among the gigantic spot in city. Located inside the Sablayan Penal Prison Farm (SPPF) in Colonia, Siburan River is known for its swash with an iconic essence bridge that most trippers cross this ground stopped to take their stylish shot.

The Libuao Lake - Occidental Mindoro

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  Libao Lake is located inside the 24 hectares of Siburan forest parks and the Sablayan Prison Farm in Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro. The Libao is derived from the local tribe word of Mangyan “Libwa”, or the white lotus, that is typically grown in the lake waters.  Lake helps to produce local (fish) harvests and another source of livelihood to the prison community. Fish fences are restricted in order to retain the natural beauty, in fact, this lake is considered the cleanest inland body of lake water in the country. 

The Panikian Lake - Occidental Mindoro

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  The 3rd class municipality of Sablayan in Occidental Mindoro is currently regaining its popularity in terms of world-class Tourism destinations. In recent years, the World Longest Island to Island Zipline open its door and became popular over time. Sablayan is also the home of the second (2nd) largest contagious coral reef in the world, the Apo Reef. Love beaches? Try to visit the Pandan Island Grande and you will surprise by its white sand coastline and crystal clear water.

Paluan Town is the Waterfalls capital of Occidental Mindoro?

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  Occidental Mindoro is a developing province covered by MIMAROPA and yet, it may be self-reliant to develop several public services accessibility, especially in terms of transportation. However, this province doing its best to raise its namesake  Mina de Oro  due to developing tourism destinations like the  APO Reef  which is recognized as the second-largest contagious reef in the world, and; the longest  Island to Island Zipline  in the World both located in the town of Sablayan. Today, as to write this article, I just realize that this small town of Paluan has many potentials awing world-class tourist attractions that could soon be placed on the Philippines tourism map.  

The hidden paradise of Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro

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  Sablayan   is one of the municipalities in Occidental Mindoro, home of more than 80 thousand people became the largest Municipality in the Philippines in terms of land area with a total of 2188 kilometers. The main sources of livelihood here are base on  Agriculture and fishing that makes people choose to live in a simple way. On another side of having a simple way of life, this place has a lot of hidden beauty that could be discovered and to be proud of all over the world; One of these is the   PANDAN ISLAND.

The longest Island to Island Zipline in the Philippines

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  Sablayan Zipline  Adventure  is situated inside Parola Pressing Park i n Poblacion, Sablayan in Occidental Mindoro, Philippines. Parola is a Mountain Park that became a watchtower of the town to defend against intruders' way back in the century and became one of the historical places in this town.  At this present age, Sablayan has begun to be known throughout the country when it comes to the tourism industry. 

Visiting Cateel amid Pandemic - Aliwagwag Falls, Hanging bridge

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After visiting the town of Lingig in Surigao Del Sur, we headed straight to Cateel in the province Davao Oriental for an hour and a half drive. Town of the famous and the highest waterfalls in the whole Philippines - the Aliwagwag Waterfall. Cateel is a 2nd class municipality located on the east coast part of Davao Oriental. It has a population of 44, 207 people according to the 2020 census. 

Ultimate Guide | 11 Best Things to DO in Occidental Mindoro

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From the virgin forest, white sand beaches to the world-class Island; just imagine how wonderful Mindoro Island is. Mindoro is also known as the 7th largest Island in the Philippines with respected indigenous ancestors and distinctly identified as Mangyan Tribes spoke 8 different languages and cultural identity. Mindoro Island is divided into 2 provinces, Occidental and Oriental where the Mount Halcon and mountain ranges served as the boundaries. Occidental Mindoro is divided into 11 municipalities with total inhabitants of  487,414 according to NSA 2015. 

Lumang Simbahan ng Sablayan, recognized by National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP)

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The Lumang Simbahan is located in Poblacion, Sablayan, Occidental Mindoro. This Old Church was built in its namesake Recollects Parish “Parokya ng Rekoleto” as a church and convent for Nuns made of stone finished with lime or  “apog” during the leadership of Padre Jacinto Perez de San Agustin in 1861-1866. 
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Beni’s Watersports is the newest attraction situated in Barangay Barahan, Sta. Cruz; a first-class municipality in the Island Province of Occidental Mindoro with a more than 37 thousand population. Located in between in the provincial capital of Mamburao (about 35 kilometers) and the municipality of Sablayan (more or less 44 kilometers), reachable by any public transportations passing a Mindoro west coastal Road. The road was fully improved which takes you to a lovely road tripping with great views wherever you look around, plus the traffic-free experience.   

SAN JOSE | The splendid beauty of Inasakan Beach

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Inasakan Beach, formerly known as "Mina De Oro Beach," boasts pristine white powdery sands and crystal-clear waters, providing a serene and uncrowded retreat. Situated on Ilin Island, the largest among the islands under San Jose in Occidental Mindoro, this beach is a haven for relaxation. The island is home to ten small communities and is also known as the habitat of an endangered species, the cloud rat or Cloud Runner "Crateromys Paulus," discovered through a specimen found in 1981.

San Jose | Grace Island, the Maldives of the South

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Are you short on budget but in need of a stress-relieving getaway? Look no further than Grace Island Resort, fondly referred to as "the Maldives of the South" by locals. Nestled on Buri Island in Barangay Ambulong, San Jose, Occidental Mindoro, this exclusive resort offers a captivating experience with its floating cottages and naturally inspired architecture, providing breathtaking views from above.

Sablayan| The underwater Paradise of APO Reef

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Sablayan isn't just renowned as the largest municipality in the Philippines; it's also home to the renowned APO Reef Natural Park and the world's longest island-to-Island zipline. A visit to Occidental Mindoro isn't complete without experiencing the wonders of Apo Reef, making it a must-see destination for divers and nature enthusiasts alike.

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