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*'''[[Metro Manila]]'''
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*'''[[Metro Manila]]''' -  The National Capital Region or NCR, this is where the national capital of the Philippines; Manila is situated, center of financial and commercial districts and as well as where the seat of the government is situated. It is one of the world's largest cities in terms of GDP.
*'''[[Cordillera Administrative Region]] (CAR)'''
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*'''[[Cordillera Administrative Region]] (CAR)''' - Home to the [[Banaue Rice Terraces]] which is a UNESCO World Heritage site and also called as the 8th wonder of the world in fascination how the early Filipinos have constructed the terraces which look like a stairway to heaven. This is where Sagada is also located, where you can see the hanging coffins. Aside from tourist attractions, what attracts the people to come here is its cool weather, so hop on if you feel global warming has attacked in the busy streets of the Philippines.
*'''[[Ilocos Region]]'''
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*'''[[Ilocos Region]]''' - This is where the well preserved European colonial town of Vigan is situated, a town where you can learn its history in its presence.
 
*'''[[Cagayan Valley]]'''
 
*'''[[Cagayan Valley]]'''
 
*'''[[Central Luzon]]'''
 
*'''[[Central Luzon]]'''

Revision as of 15:35, 13 February 2010

Luzon is the chief island of the Philippines.

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Regions

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  • Metro Manila - The National Capital Region or NCR, this is where the national capital of the Philippines; Manila is situated, center of financial and commercial districts and as well as where the seat of the government is situated. It is one of the world's largest cities in terms of GDP.
  • Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) - Home to the Banaue Rice Terraces which is a UNESCO World Heritage site and also called as the 8th wonder of the world in fascination how the early Filipinos have constructed the terraces which look like a stairway to heaven. This is where Sagada is also located, where you can see the hanging coffins. Aside from tourist attractions, what attracts the people to come here is its cool weather, so hop on if you feel global warming has attacked in the busy streets of the Philippines.
  • Ilocos Region - This is where the well preserved European colonial town of Vigan is situated, a town where you can learn its history in its presence.
  • Cagayan Valley
  • Central Luzon
  • Calabarzon
  • Mimaro
  • Bicol Region

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  • Banaue - famed rice terraces
  • Corregidor Island - tour from Manila
  • Pagudpud - white beach
  • Pangasinan - Hundred islands
  • Sagada - beautiful hikes, hanging coffins and the tremendous Simigang Cave
  • Subic - beaches and special economic zone
  • Tagaytay - Taal Volcano, the smallest volcano in the world
  • Vigan - Spanish colonial town
  • Albay - home of the almost perfectly-cone shaped volcano Mayon volcano

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