Among history lovers the city of Butuan is a must. With its rich Precolonial history down to the story of Magellan's visit to the kingdom of Rajah Siagu. Questions like the where does the first Catholic mass in the country was conducted? If the people of Masao and Magallanes in Agusan Del Norte will be asked they would say it... 更多
I had no idea that Magellan landed here first and now I understand that he used the inlet of the Agusan river as shelter for his journey. Well worth a look.
Today my wife and her parents and I decided to visit a bit of history close to our home, Car ride of a bout an hour to the city of Butuan, Philippines. We stopped at the first site of Magellan's Landing Sites in the Philippines back in 1521. It is a beautiful site on the beach with a statue marking... 更多
Unless you are immune to everything that exist or you like swimming in sewage then this is the beach for you. If you are into maintaining your health and thoroughly enjoy going to the beach you avoid this beach at all cost. Too much faults to list,just heed my advice.
There is nothing much too see in the area but the landing site and you can actually get the story from the museum. The beach is not really that good as well though the breeze offers a relaxing feeling. The restaurants near the area is the best with their grilled bangus and liempo while savoring the smell of the sea.
The government should recognize this as the landing site of Magellan. All evidence suggests that Magellan landed here and not on Limazawa in Leyte. The local government should also improve the place. There was really nothing more than just a statue in the midst of a black sand beach. There are shops around, rooms and cottages that you could rent,... 更多
This is historical landmark of Butuan City where the first catholic mass in the Philippines was held in the year 1500. It is located along the beach area of Barangay Masao. Cottages abound nearby ranging from 100 - 500 pesos of rental. Whenever we come here, we need not worry of foods because there are small stores lined up selling... 更多
In this place is a group of statues on a concrete platform marking the place where Ferdinand Magellan first landed... 更多