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How to Get to Gigantes Island

Photo credits to Maki Brun Esperon Gigantes Island is located in the Visayas region, in the municipality of Carles, Iloilo and northernmost part of Iloilo province. Gigantes is Spanish for giants, and it’s properly pronounced as hegantes. It’s also known as Islas de Gigantes, other names are Islas Gigantes, Higantes group, or Gigantes group. The old name of the island…

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Butuan – the correct pronunciation

Butuan – boot-one. Butuan is commonly mispronounced as “bu-tu-an” by Filipinos mostly coming from the north. If you pronounced it that way, it would mean as a “place of vaginas” or “has vagina”.

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Airphil Express’ Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival

Experience the Malaysia Mega Sale Carnival! Be one of the first to explore Legoland Malaysia when it opens in September! Witness the F1 Singapore Grand Prix! A lot of exciting events will be happening in Malaysia, Singapore, and Hong Kong in the coming months and we’re giving you a good reason to fly and join the celebration! Grab our P888…

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Radisson Blu Hotel Cebu

The building that Radisson Blue Hotel now stands was basically finished more than a decade ago. It was idle for many years for a number reasons. First reason I heard was the building is not structurally safe. The structure is too heavy for the lot. Then, I read in the news, it was because of the financial crisis that hit…

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CIFC Tower (Cebu City)

Originally posted in CebuCity.org This commercial building is located in front of SM City Cebu, and is designed by Archt. Arsenio Abella. Cebu International Finance Corporation or better known as CIFC has office spaces available for rent to businesses or other organizations. I was a huge admirer of the design of this building, it was unique when I first saw…

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