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Visayas Island Group

Philippines has 3 main island groups Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao that covers its National Capital Region, Indepedent Cities and the 81 provinces in 17 regions. Each island group has its own customs, language and culture.

The Visayas Island Group has 16 provinces in 3 regions: Western Visayas, Central Visayas and Eastern Visayas.

The Central Visayas has 4 provinces and 3 independent cities while Western Visayas has 6 provinces and 2 highly urbanised cities.

Regions :

Western Visayas Region

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Kalibo International Airport, Panay Island, Aklan Province

The international airport nearest to Boracay Island and the largest airport in Aklan Province.

Kalibo International Airport, Panay Island, Aklan Province

The international airport nearest to Boracay Island and the largest airport in Aklan Province.

Beach near Tobon Jetty, Panay Island, Aklan Province

The international airport nearest to Boracay Island and the largest airport in Aklan Province.

Coast of Panay Island

Boracay Island, Aklan Province

Central Visayas Region

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Lapu-Lapu Shrine, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

The shrine honour the Chief of Mactan Island who killed Portuguese born exploer Ferdinand Magellan in 1521 and repulsed the Spanish invaders.

Lapu-Lapu Shrine, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

The shrine honour the Chief of Mactan Island who killed Portuguese born exploer Ferdinand Magellan in 1521 and repulsed the Spanish invaders.

Magellan's Marker, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

The Magellan's Marker was built in 1866 on the site where Portuguese exploer Ferdinand Magellan was killed by Mactan chief Lapu-Lapu in the Battle of Mactan in 1521.

Mactan Island, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

Mactan Island, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

Mactan Island, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

Mactan-Cebu International Airport, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

The 2nd busiest international airport in the Philipines.

Mactan-Cebu International Airport, Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

The 2nd busiest international airport in the Philipines.

Mactan Island Local Food Roast Suckling Pig (Lechon), Lapu-Lapu City, Mactan Island

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