Quezon Memorial Park

Baler, Aurora

Quezon Memorial Park is located in Poblacion, Baler, Aurora. This quiet park of trees and lawns was developed in honor and in memory of the late president Manuel L. Quezon. A marker fenced by concrete and set on a circular cement platform serves as a landmark of Baler, the birthplace of Quezon. A replica of the house where Quezon grew up could be found at Quezon Park (Casa de Maestro Lucio Quezon) ...

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  • Envi Advocates Campaign For Green Bills In SONA

    Envi Advocates Campaign For Green Bills In SONA

    #PassGreenBills is a policy advocacy campaign that aims to urge the Philippine government to support the Green Bills and prioritize key issues concerning the environment.

    The Green Bills refer to environmental policies that have been pending in the House for decades including the National Land Use Act, Alternative Minerals Management Bill and Forest Resources Bill.

    According to the network groups, there is minimal response given to the environment by the current administration, hence the campaign tagline "Don't seen-zone the #greenzone". This is a reference to the "seen" alert that appea ...

  • Baler 2016

    Baler Trip last July 2-3, 2016 in Baler, Aurora, Philippines.

    Location:
    - Balete Eco Park
    - Hanging Bridge
    - Diguisit Rock Formation
    - Ditumabo Mother Falls
    - Sabang Beach
    - Museum De Baler
    - Quezon Memorial Park

  • Travel Guide Baler Aurora

    Travel Guide Baler Aurora

    Baler, the capital town of Aurora Province, is a haven for surfers. This laid-back coastal town in the North is known primarily for its killer waves. Numerous surf shops are situated along Sabang beach catering to novice and the seasoned surfers. Baler also has a rich history, being the backdrop of the infamous Siege of Baler, a battle of the Philippine Revolution and concurrently the Spanish??"American War and the Philippine??"American War.

    Another claim to fame of Baler is that the 1979 war film Apocalypse Now, directed by Francis Ford Coppola and starring Marlon Brando, Robert Duvali and ...

  • A Weekend of Ultimate Adventure in Baler

    A Weekend of Ultimate Adventure in Baler

    What will you get outside for?

    For Berlin Amploquio, a special education teacher, it's her desire to continue exploring the places in the Philippines that she haven't been to while engaging in outdoor activities such as hiking, diving, running and other activities that she has yet to experience.

    For Janssen Paulo Dichoso Cusi, a University of the Philippines staff, it's his love for hiking, biking, walking, camping, mountaineering, fishing, horseback-riding, kayaking and everything nature, as well as his desire to experience paddle boarding and paragliding with his regular companion and ...

  • Museo De Baler and Quezon Memorial Park

    Museo De Baler and Quezon Memorial Park

    Museo De Baler is part of our historical trail tour around Baler, Aurora on our 3rd(last day) stay. Before heading back home to Manila, we had our quick lunch at the Rolling Store and after that, we started our historical trail tour. This Museo De Baler is just near the Rolling Store so we just opted to walk to get there. Our car is parked somewhere near the rolling store.

    Before we enter the Museo De Baler, there is an old-fashioned car parked outside the museum. I've learned that it was a car especially built by General Motors of America for the late President Manuel Quezon. Later on, thi ...

  • Top 10 Must Visit Attractions of Aurora

    Top 10 Must Visit Attractions of Aurora

    When planning a vacation to the Philippines, many holidaymakers immediately think of going to Boracay, Palawan, and other popular tourist destinations. There's definitely nothing wrong with visiting these places since they provide lots of fantastic attractions and exciting activities to tourists. But, if you're thinking about spending your summer in the Pearl of the Orient Seas, remember that these aren't the only things that you should explore. After all, you can also drop by Aurora and discover the fun and adventure that it has to offer.

    Aurora is named after Aurora Aragon Quezon, the wif ...