Tag: Zamboanga Peninsula Region

  • Curacha Alavar of Zamboanga

    Curacha Alavar of Zamboanga

    Zamboanga boasts a dish that stands out among the seafood delicacies – the Curacha Alavar. This local treasure, celebrated for its unique blend of flavors and culinary history, has become a must-try for visitors to the region. The Curacha, a species of deep-sea crab found in the waters surrounding Zamboanga, takes center stage in this…

  • Murcielagos Island off the coast of Zamboanga del Norte

    Murcielagos Island off the coast of Zamboanga del Norte

    Murcielagos Island, also known as Pulo Baliudyong, is a charming destination in the Sulu Sea, just off the coast of the island of Mindanao. This small low-lying island, measuring over 500 meters across at its widest point, is celebrated for its pristine white coral-sand beaches and abundant marine life. It boasts not only its stunning…

  • José Rizal Memorial Protected Landscape – a tribute to a National Hero in Dapitan

    José Rizal Memorial Protected Landscape – a tribute to a National Hero in Dapitan

    The José Rizal Memorial Protected Landscape or Rizal Park and Shrine stands as a testament to the life and legacy of the country’s national hero, Dr. José Rizal. This expansive protected area encompasses various natural attractions and historic sites that commemorate the significant contributions of this revered figure. The landscape serves as a sanctuary for…