Showing posts with label Ilocos_Norte. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Ilocos_Norte. Show all posts

Paoay Church, Ilocos Norte: 2024 Itinerary, History, Location

Paoay Church or the San Agustin Church is one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Philippines. The structure comprises baked bricks, coral rocks, tree sap and solid lumber. The 24 buttresses were also placed on each side of the church for support; the reason why it is still standing after the earthquakes in the 17th century up to this generation.

Bangui Windmills, Ilocos Norte: Tourist Spots, Location, Description

Bangui Windmills
Bangui Windmills are one of the top tourist attractions in Ilocos Norte. It is a place that converts wind energy into electrical energy. This wind farm has 20 units of 70-meter high wind turbines, stretching along the 9 kilometres shoreline of Bangui and is facing the South China Sea. Each of the turbines is 326 meters apart. READ: TOURIST SPOTS IN ILOCOS NORTE

Kapurpurawan Rock Formation, Ilocos Norte: Tourist Spots, Location

Kapurpurawan Rock Formation is one of the top tourist attractions in Burgos Ilocos Norte. It's a limestone formation curved by the pressure of the waves and the acidity of the water, the limestone by the hill was shaped into something artistic. READ: TOURIST SPOTS IN ILOCOS NORTE

Cape Bojeador (Burgos Lighthouse): 2024 Travel Guide, History, Location

Cape Bojeador Lighthouse (Burgos Lighthouse) is a historical landmark and a cultural heritage erected during the Spanish era in the Philippines. It's a 66-foot-tall octagonal stone tower on Vigia de Nagpartian Hill with an overlooking scene of Cape Bojeador. This lighthouse was first designed by Magin Pers and Pers in 1887 and finished by the Lighthouse Service under Guillermo Brockman.


Today, just noticed that the weather is changing from cool to a warm humid air - a proof that summer is almost here. To help you, I listed 14 best and must visit and destinations in the Philippines. First, the world famous Boracay Island. It is listed as one of the best beaches in the world according to the travel agencies, websites, blogs, magazines and other people’s reviews. The shoreline has fine white sand, the waters are crystal clear, cool and fresh air and there's a lot of activities to choose from. READ: BORACAY ISLAND GUIDE | 

Top 6 Best Tourist Spots in Ilocos Norte: 2024 Itinerary, Beaches, Places to Visit

1. Pagudpud.

Pagudpud is definitely one of the top tourist destinations in Ilocos Norte. Situated at the Northern tip Luzon, Pagudpud is one of top tourist attractions and destinations in Ilocos Norte. It also claims the title: "Boracay of the North" - that's according to the tourists and travelers who experienced its beauty. Pagudpud has a similarity with Boracay from the white sand shoreline, to the crystal clear waters of the Blue Lagoon, to the relaxing and cool sea breeze, to the golden sunset, up to the remarkable activities during the day and parties in the evening.


Marcos Ancestral House
The first thing that captured my eyes when I entered the house was: on the right side of the ground floor, there was the old wooden staircase, covered with red carpet. On the left side, is the presidential table, with three armchairs. Then, the management provided mono-block chairs in front of the wide screen showing the history of the late President Ferdinand Marcos. Then, the whole second floor is divided into different panels, please see the photos below.