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Philippine Culture, Photo Highlights — By Slava Sakhnenko on January 18, 2010 at 2:58 pm
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Here’s a visual tour through some of the Philippines’ most spectacular scenery.

Chocolate Hills

Photo by Lawrence Reyes

Located in the Bohol region, this UNESCO-recognized National Geological Monument consists of over 1,700 nearly-identical mounds, which reach a height between 100 m & 500 m.

Badat Village Rice Terrace

Photo by  Eesti

I didn’t finish the stories until we went to the Philippines and I got malaria. I couldn’t work and I didn’t have any money, but I had seven stories. So I wrote three or four more.

Denis Johnson

Sunken Cemetery

Photo by Maria Vorraa

Built just off the coast of the Camiguin Island, a large cross commemorates the location of a cemetery that was sunk by a volcano eruption over a century ago.

Cagsawa Ruins

Photo by Storm Crypt

A church bell tower stands as a lone testament of the 1814 eruption of the Mt. Mayon volcano, which is still considered active.



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