Farola

Farola Series

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"In the 1880’s, the Spanish Colonial government undertook massive construction frenzy. Its main goal: to protect the ever-increasing maritime trade the Philippines was then experiencing... This brought about the construction of faros (lighthouses) throughout the archipelago." - Architect Manuel L. Noche
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Faro de Rio de Pasig
Mulle dela Industria, Binondo, Manila
Lighted: 1992 (est.1642)
Tower Elevation: 46 feet  
Status: Active
















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Faro de Isla Corregidor
Corregidor Island, Cavite
Lighted: 1950 (est.1835)
Tower Elevation: 48 feet
Status: Active
















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Faro de Punta Capones
Capones Island, San Antonio, Zambales
Lighted: 1890
Tower Elevation: 56 feet
Status: Active














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Faro de Punta de Malabrigo
Malabrigo Point, Lobo, Batangas
Lighted: 1896
Tower Elevation: 56 feet
Status: Active

Faro de Punta de Malabrigo



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Faro de Cabo Engaño
Cape Engaño, Palaui Island, Sta. Ana, Cagayan
Lighted: 1892
Tower Elevation: 47 feet
Status: Active

Faro de Cabo Engaño


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8 comments:

  1. puro na lang ang koment ko eh 'ang ganda.. ang galing' lols :D

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  2. Ang ganda nila talaga! I have been blessed of being able to visit Guisi lighthouse Ivan! Let's plan to visit one soon tell me okay! :-)

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  3. Yehey apat na! ^_^. Happy for you.

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  4. Basco lighthouse sa birthday mo Ivan :)

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  5. Add mo din ung lighthouse ng Apo reef :-)

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  6. Pa-join naman sa lighthouse trip. Hehe. Conquered Luzaran and Corregidor last year, pati Bolinao (kahit di sya Spanish lighthouse). Planning for Malabrigo, Santiago, Bojeador, and Capones this year. Walang decent guide on how to go to Bugui, Jintotolo, and Melville.

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