Batangas City News Today: What we have here are choice pictures of one of the fastest urbanizing cities of the Philippines..
And a YouTube video below that explores our subject, Batangas City.
Did you know that the Batangas International Port is one of the busiest passenger and container terminals in the Philippines?
While the architecture in Batangas capitol looks like other provincial capitols as well, the landscaping is good and spacious..
which could have also been used by the downtown only if. Hmm.
More than the famed kapeng barako and balisong, the city got some cool heritage or ancestral houses like this one..
And some landmark that I heard a lot as a kid, the Calumpang River; well, it’s the bridge in the picture but under it is the river. Haha.
One of Batangas’ top schools is the LPU — and it is just located in between Calumpang River and SM City Batangas.
Incidentally, Santissima Trinidad is just beside SM City Batangas.
What’s a Philippine province without a beautiful cathedral?!
Finally, here’s a secret that’s no secret..
Did you know that you could actually travel in a bus from Manila to Iloilo — straight?!? Yeah, you only pay around P1,500 for the whole trip that would carry your bus on a ship on the way to Iloilo City. Thing is, you do not really get to enjoy the places you pass by.
Life is an adventure. Stop and smell the flowers!