Daily Archives: February 15, 2013

Mangroves @ Punta Engano, Lapu Lapu City

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Magellan’s Shrine, Lapu Lapu City

The Magellan shrine is a large memorial tower erected in honor of the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan. The spot is believed to be the area were Magellan was killed in the Battle of Mactan on 1521, Philippines. The monument measures … Continue reading

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Lapu Lapu Shrine, Lapu Lapu City

The Lapu-Lapu shrine is a 20 metres (66 ft) bronze statue in Punta EngaƱo, City of Lapu-Lapu, Cebu, Philippines, erected in honor of Datu Lapu-Lapu, a native leader who defeated Spanish soldiers and where the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan was … Continue reading

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