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Dapitan City is well-known as the exile home of Dr. Jose Rizal, the Philippine National Hero. During my travel in Dapitan, our client recommended a visit to Rizal residence. So I took a quick visit there shortly after finishing my work. I was really impressed by the city’s effort in preserving this historical place in Dapitan.
Known to the locals as parke, or Rizal Park, I was able to personally see ...
Dipolog City is by far the most peaceful and most organized place I've ever visited. It is, along with Dapitan City, one of the component cities of Zamboanga del Norte province. Security wise, it is also the safest and most secured. The whole city is also very clean, with less traffic situation and friendly and trustworthy locals. These positive description is mainly attributed to the well-organized and rigid incumbency of their City Mayor. In fact, Mayor Evelyn ...
... daughter, and his overly friendly neighbors. Every Sunday afternoon in every barangay, or town, in the Philippines there's a cockfight. It´s an all afternoon deal and men come to drink and wager a portion, or all, of their small weekly earnings on their favorite cocks. I´m sure some of you are surprised that I would attend a cockfight, but I actually saw them in Ecuador and Nicaragua years ago, so this wasn´t my first. I obviously don´t ...
... City Provincial Health Office, Zamboanga del Norte Dipolog Cathedral Dipolog City Hall
11:15-12:10 Photo ops and Tea break at Chapters Tea house
12:10-12:20 To Dipolog Airport (to fetch cj,jen&krizzy)
12:20-12:40 Travel to Dapitan City
1:30-1:40pm Travel to Jose Rizal Shrine
1:40-2:30pm Tour around Jose Rizal Shrine
... our clothes, drink coffee and eat soup in an attempt to warm up. I wasn’t so bad, since Ferg is 6’5" and blocked most of the rain, but he was completely drenched and his hands were so cold they wouldn’t work.
We hid by the lagoon for maybe an hour and a half? Two hours? When four o’clock came around and it wasn’t getting any better, we mustered our courage and headed back out on the bike. Thankfully it completely cleared up ...