Palawan Special Battalion WW II Museum is located in Brgy. Bancao-Bancao, Puerto Princesa City, Palawan. This museum is a good place to visit, not too big, as it exists in a singular military barrack style building. The museum is also in honor of the Palawan Fighting 1000 Guerilla and USAFE who sacrificed their lives in defense of their freedom.
Palawan Special Battalion WW II Museum News
Puerto Princesa, hailed as the best island in the world by Conde Nast Traveller in 2014 and 2015, has plenty to offer the budget traveller. Our guide, Arnoldo Valdez Jr, from the Provincial Tourism Office of Palawan says that for just 8 pesos (70 sen), one can travel up to 3km on a tricycle and 50 pesos is enough to get a decent meal in the capital of Palawan, an island province of the Philippines with a population of 250,000 and thousands of tricycles.
One of its attractions is a tour of the Underground River which is a Unesco World Heritage site. In 2015, the Subterranean River National ...
5 exciting things to do in Puerto Princesa
Puerto Princesa is the city center of the biggest province in the Philippines, PALAWAN. So, it is not surprising that this city has a lot of activities to offer to travelers.Rounding off are the 5 best things to do in Puerto Princesa.
1. Underground river tour – hailed as one of the new seven wonders of the nature, this UNESCO subterranean national park of 5-mile river and caves is a must visit place in your PP vacation. I remember paying just 500php which includes environmental fees at the Sabang wharf for the said tour.
Inside the cave a ...
In the Philippines, there are few memorial museums and one can count them on one's fingers.
Of these, the most famous and frequented are the stone markers that trace the path of the Bataan Death March; the Eternal Flame of Freedom, the Filipino Heroes Memorial, and the Pacific War Memorial on Corregidor island; Hill 120 or Catmon Hill in Leyte, the forefront of activities for the liberation of the Philippines following years of Japanese rule; Intramuros, the Walled City of Manila, that witnessed many events in Philippine history; and the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial at the Old Lawt ...