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Rizal Shrine and Waterworks | Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 30, 2011
The modern steel gate at the Rizal Shrine at Talisay in Dapitan City, is perhaps the only reminder that Jose Rizal was indeed exiled here in 1892.


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Rizal farm | Katipunan, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 27, 2011
Jose Rizal once owned and tended a farm at the municipality of Katipunan in Zamboanga del Norte.


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Dipolog Cathedral | Dipolog City, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 27, 2011
Aside from the wooden ceiling and the wooden relief of the four evangelists, another unique feature of this church is the main retablo which is said to be designed by Jose Rizal himself.


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Dapitan Plaza | Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 27, 2011
The Dapitan Plaza was planned and beautified by Jose Rizal during his exile in Dapitan, Zamboanga del Norte. He also installed a lighting system out of coconut oil.


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St. James Church | Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 26, 2011
The St. James Church at Dapitan City in Zamboanga del Norte, was constructed in 1871 in honor of St. James the Greater, Dapitan's patron saint.


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Relief map of Mindanao | Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 26, 2011
The Relief Map of the Mindanao at Dapitan City in Zamboanga del Norte, was declared a National Cultural Treasure by the National Museum of the Philippines on June 20, 2005.


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Site of the Casa Real | Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 26, 2011
After arriving at the Santa Cruz beach on July 17, 1892, Rizal's party then proceeded to the Casa Real where he was presented to Don Ricardo Carnicero, the Spanish Military Governor of Dapitan at that time.


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Santa Cruz Beach | Dapitan City, Zamboanga del Norte

By on November 26, 2011
Jose Rizal arrived at Santa Cruz Beach in Dapitan, Zamboanga del Norte at around 7:00 PM on July 17, 1892.
Brennan Mercado
The Philippines

Brennan is an electronics engineer by profession. From time to time, he gets to travel beyond his office cubicle, try new restaurants or catch up with his terribly long list of unread books. He likes museums, spicy food and talking with habal-habal drivers. For now, he's still deciding on whether to play Pokémon GO or not.

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