Irwahig Prison & Penal Farm and Crocodile farm November 22nd 2011 When we arrived at the entrance we were greeted by a big sign welcoming us to the Irwahig Prison and Penal Farm. We were given visitor badges and our driver was allowed to proceed the 3 km into the prison compound. We drove past rice fields with inmates working, gardens, and many inmates waving to say hello.
Each inmate wears a shirt stating their level of crime. Minimum, medium and Maximum.
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Asia » Philippines 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