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Magellan's Cross - Cebu, Cebu Island,  Philippines  

Magellan's Cross - Cebu, Cebu Island, Philippines

The Wonders of Nature

April 19th 2011
The streets were a disorganised mass of cars, people and the local transport in the form of the riotously coloured jeepneys. Numerous buildings wore a dishevelled appearance, as did the people that occupied them. My first view of the Philippines in the city of Cebu may have been what Singapore and Malaysia were like prior to their economic booms. Despite initial appearances, Cebu and its enviro ... read more
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Philippine Flag The Philippine Islands became a Spanish colony during the 16th century; they were ceded to the US in 1898 following the Spanish-American War. In 1935 the Philippines became a self-governing commonwealth. Manuel QUEZON was elected President and was ta... ... read more
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