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  • Regada Water Festival Set June 24 In Cavite City

    All roads lead to historic Cavite City for the annual staging of 'Mardi Gras' Regada Water Festival on June 24, 2017 on P. Burgos Avenue and Salamanca Road in city proper.

    Thousands of local and foreign tourists are expected to join the 22nd Water Festival with water sprinklers and fire truck installed along the streets.

    The water festival, which coincides with feast day of Saint John the Baptist or San Juan Bautista, is celebrated every June 24 of the year all over the country.

    The festivities, with full of culture and old-time fun and led by Mayor Totie Paredes, Vice Mayor Denver Re ...

  • Corregidor Island The Rock Of Philippine Island

    Corregidor Island The Rock Of Philippine Island

    Corregidor and the other fortified islands of Manila Bay fall under the jurisdiction of the City of Cavite, Cavite province. Corregidor, also known as "The Rock" for its rocky landscape and the heavy fortifications, along with Caballo Island, about 1.7 km (1.1 mi) south, divide the entrance of Manila Bay into the North and South Channel.

    The tadpole-shaped island, with its tail running eastward, is about 6.5 km (4.0 mi) long, about 2.0 km (1.2 mi) wide at its widest with a total land area of about 900 hectares (2,200 acres). The highest elevation is at 589 ft (180 m) on the Topside. The isl ...

  • Corregidor Caldera

    Corregidor Caldera

    Corregidor is an extinct volcanic caldera located at the entrance to Manila Bay in the Republic of the Philippines. The caldera is composed of the islands of Corregidor and Caballo in the province of Cavite, which are believed to be the exposed rim of the volcano.

    Physical Features

    Corregidor is classified by Philippine volcanologists as a potentially-active caldera with a rim elevation of and a base diameter of .

    Predominant rock type is dacite with a 72.68% silica dioxide content.

    Eruption

    Last eruption was about 1 million years (1.10 +/-0.09 Ma) BP based on the age of deposit ...

  • Corregidor Caldera

    Corregidor Caldera

    Corregidor is classified by Philippine volcanologists as a potentially-active caldera with a rim elevation of 173 metres and a base diameter of 4 kilometres.

    Predominant rock type is dacite with a 72.68% silica dioxide content.

    Last eruption was about 1 million years BP based on the age of deposits.

    The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology lists the volcano as potentially active. The reason for this listing rather than inactive, is not disclosed on the PHIVOLCS website listing.

    Corregidor is not listed with the Smithsonian Institution's Global Volcanism Program as it ...

  • Corregidor Beach

    Beautiful Beach in Corregidor.

  • Bloggers Tour At Corregidor

    Bloggers Tour At Corregidor

    I've been wanting to visit Corregidor for a long time because I knew it's just a few hours away from Manila by sea. And thanks to TIEZA for inviting us bloggers to tour around this historic place. I and my fellow bloggers met at the Mall of Asia Seaside Ferry Terminal of the Sun Cruise at 7 am, the cruise will depart from Manila at exactly 8 in the morning and about 1 1/2 hour travel by sea.

    Tram Buses are waiting at the port to tour around us, we are designated at the Bus Number 5. We had so much fun during our day tour in Corregidor. Thanks to our tour guide Kuya Armando for his humor an ...