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Places to Visit in Batangas City

PARKS AND HERITAGE SITES Plaza Mabini Laurel Park Pastor House (Pastor-Apacible Ancestral House) CHURCHES Basilica of Immaculada Conception Santissima Trinidad Church HOTELS Hotel Pontefino Days Hotel NATURAL ATTRACTIONS Tingga Falls Ilijan Falls RESORTS Verde Island Resort PROMINENT LANDMARKS Provincial Capitol Port of Batangas SM City Lipa

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Festival of Batangas City

Sublian Festival is the official festival of Batangas City. This is in celebration of the city’s foundation anniversary – July 23rd. Subli is a worship dance in honor of the Holy Cross. This dance is quite lengthy and has several transitions including prayers and a combination of slow and brisk …

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About Batangas City

Batangas City got its name from the word “batang” which is the early locals’ term for the big logs which used to float on Calumpang river. The settlement was then called “Batangan” in 1581. It was in 1601 that Batangan was changed into Batangas. It became the capital of the …

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