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Ilocos Norte

Ilocos Norte UNESCO World Heritage Site

Paoay Church | Ilocos Norte

By on August 17, 2010
The Church of San Agustin, or more popularly known as Paoay Church, is one of the four Baroque Churches in the Philippines inscribed to the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1993.
Ilocos Norte

Bojeador Lighthouse | Burgos, Ilocos Norte

By on August 11, 2010
Even if it was first lit in March 30, 1892, the 65 ft. Cape Bojeador Lighthouse in Ilocos Norte is actually not the oldest nor the tallest lighthouse in the Philippines.
Ilocos Norte

Blue Lagoon or Maira-ira Cove | Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte

By on August 9, 2010
If the beaches at Saud is not secluded enough for you, then you should travel a few kilometers more for the Blue Lagoon in Pagudpud.
Ilocos Norte

Finally, Pagudpud

By on August 1, 2010
Pagudpud is said to be the “Boracay of the North,” a tagline which I could never refute or agree on. The reason for that is that I’ve never been to that world-famous tourist spot in the first place.
Ilocos Norte

Kapurpurawan Rock Formation

By on July 25, 2010
The Kapurpurawan Rock Formation in Burgos is located between two popular tourist destinations: the Cape Bojeador lighthouse and the Bangui windmills. It is easily missed because it is sandwiched between these more ‘popular’ tourist spots.