Cape Bojeador Lighthouse, also known as Burgos Lighthouse is located in Burgos, Ilocos Norte. The 20 meter octagonal stone tower, the most prominent structure in the vicinity, can be seen from as far away as Pasuquin town in the south and Bangui on the east on a clear day.
The Cape Bojeador lighthouse was part of the Spanish government's master plan of illuminating the Philippine a ...
rchipelago. The project commenced with the execution of the lighthouses in the northern and western part of the Philippines and those around Iloilo and Cebu. The Burgos lighthouse was first lit on March 30, 1892.
Cape Bojeador Lighthouse or Burgos Lighthouse News
In one of my travels, I was astounded by how much imprint the Spaniards left behind in the Northern part of Ilocos Region. The old churches and structures still stand proud in their places, and you can notice from the get-go that the local authorities try to maintain them well.
Ilocos Norte Trip - DAY 2
Trip to Ilocos Norte with Family and Friends
Malacañang of the North
Address: Paoay, Ilocos Norte
Sinking Bell Tower
Address: Laoag City
Kapurpurawan Rock Formation
Address: Burgos, Ilocos Norte
MAGBAYANI's Native Delicacies & Restaurant
Address: Brgy. Nagsurot, Burgos City, Ilocos Norte
Burgos, Ilocos Norte
Cape Bojeador Lighthouse
Address: Burgos, Ilocos Norte
Address: Bangui, Ilocos Norte
North Shore Claveria
Address: Culao Claveria, Cagayan
Bangui windmills is the source of electricity through pout ilocos region:)
We had a four day road trip with my family and Louie's family in ilocos region. It's beautiful though it's extremely hot.
We spent most of the days in ilocos Norte where the windmill is. We also visited light house in there. Then our last day : the heritage city VIGAN:) it's lovely.
We visited the late President Marcos house in Locos, visited the Marcos Museum and had a chance to had a glimpse of his body. Too bad photos were not allowed so couldn't show you here.
Our Tourism Global and Understanding class had a cultural exposure tour last year in Ilocos and I'm posting it super late because I can! Yes. The home of our late president, Ferdinand Marcos. I was so excited for this tour because 1. Ilocos is on my travel list 2. I wanted to take photos of the scenes in the North and 3. I needed a break from hell, aka school.
I will not anymore discuss the deets about my experience during our travel to Ilocos for I have a short term memory loss like Dory from Finding Nemo -just kidding- and as you can see this happened 9 months ago so with a girl who has a ...
Summer is just around the corner but this time, let's skip the beach trip for a while and head up north to see what's in store for us!
Being 10 hours away from Manila (estimated time via land trip), the province of Ilocos is on the northern tip of the Luzon island. Thus, it is really important to plan your trip ahead if you would like to visit the region. From the usual beach trips to historical churches to wonderful sites of nature and adrenaline-rush activities, Ilocos Region has got you covered.
On a joined tour with 15 guests, me and my friends spent our long weekend at Ilocos and ...
Ilocos is a region in the Philippines, encompassing the northwestern coast of Luzon island. It's known for its historic sites, beaches and the well-preserved Spanish colonial city of Vigan. Dating from the 16th century, Vigan's Mestizo district is characterized by cobblestone streets and mansions with wrought-iron balconies. Farther north, Laoag City is a jumping-off point for the huge La Paz Sand Dunes.
Cities: Alaminos, Pangasinan, Batac, Candon, Dagupan, LaoagProvinces: Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, La Union, Pangasinan
Major cities: Alaminos, Pangasinan, Batac, Can ...