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Make the most of your travel, extend more fun hours and energy to discover what truly this historic town of Magallanes has to capture the moment of unhurried life of freedom and simplicity of a hometown.

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Savor the pleasures of our mouth-watering sea foods cooked into delightful cuisines. Get the hang of trekking the over-a-hundred steps of Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto where one could get a clear birds eye view of the entire Poblacion area.

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NCDC’s 4th Moving-Up Ceremony

The National Child Development Center (NCDC) held its 4th Moving-Up Ceremony on March 28, 2019. It recognized the active participation of children 0-4 years old in the Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) program of the NCDC; as well as of their parents in...
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Mayor Ragragio gave his testimonial to the Annual Convention of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) on the Community Learning Center Project granted by the Japanese Embassy through its Grassroots Human Security Project (GGP)

Last Monday Feb. 25, 2019, Mayor Ragragio gave his testimonial to the Annual Convention of the League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) on the Community Learning Center Project granted by the Japanese Embassy through its Grassroots Human Security...
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2019 Womens Month Celebration

Since the celebration of Women’s Month is based on a National Law which is Republic Act 9710 otherwise known as Magna Carta for Women Act of 2009, all government instrumentalities such as Local Government Units, including the barangays as the smallest political...
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MSWDO, DSWD RO5 and PSWDO conducted a Training-Workshop on the National Early Learning Curriculum (NELC) and New ECCD Accreditation Standards

In the continuous promotion of the welfare and development of children aged 3-4 years old, the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Magallanes thru the Office of the Municipal Social Welfare and Development (MSWDO) and in coordination with DSWD ROV and PSWDO conducted...
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1st Quarterly Meeting of the Municipal Solid Waste Management Board

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1-Day Orientation Seminar on Related Environment & Natural Resources Laws, Rules & Regulations. (RA 9003,P.D. 705 & RA 9175)

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Business One-Stop Shop 2019

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A barn dance themed and wild west inspired Christmas celebration of LGU Magallanes Family

DECEMBER 20, 2018: Local Government Unit of Magallanes, Sorsogon Christmas Party Along with the celebration was the send off ceremony for our beloved retiree, Mr. Armando H. Bonzon who has served the LGU for many years as Laborer II in the Municipal…
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2018 Magallanes Children’s Month Celebration

“Isulong: Tamang Pag-aaruga Para Sa Lahat Ng Bata”… the Office of the Municipal Social Welfare and Development and NCDC of Magallanes, Sorsogon brought the Day Care Children of the town to the Bicol Wildlife in Legazpi for a tour in celebration...
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HIV/AIDS Awareness Campaign of ASH Council LGU Magallanes, Sorsogon

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A glimpse of our quick visit to Touch of Grace Hotel and Recreation Center located at Brgy. Aguada Sur, Magallanes, Sorsogon.

An absolutely hidden paradise tucked in the bosom of Brgy. Siuton, a place called Sagpan. Take some time and immerse yourself in nature.

First Magalleones Festival

Magalleones Festival 2018

Time to Visit.

Choose Magallanes! Feel the warmth and hospitality of Magallenos.

Time to Explore.

Make the most of your travel, extend more fun hours and energy to discover what truly this historic town of Magallanes has to capture the moment of unhurried life of freedom and simplicity of a hometown.

Time to Experience.

Savor the pleasures of our mouth-watering sea foods cooked into delightful cuisines. Get the hang of trekking the over-a-hundred steps of Our Lady of Lourdes Grotto where one could get a clear birds eye view of the entire Poblacion area.

Time for a getaway experience

What are you waiting for? Grab a rucksack, stuff your things and bring your family for a holiday getaway of fun and adventures.

The New Magallanes Public Market

Public markets are the ultimate small business incubator. From your casual, one-day a week flea market vendor to your serious, seven-day a week market hall vendor, public markets are wonderful places for people. Typically, markets work as entry points for...
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Bagatao Island Lighthouse

In the 19th century towards the end of the Spanish colonization, the Spanish Government undertook a massive project of constructing lighthouses to light the seas, to protect the increasing maritime trade in the Philippines during that time, where the country...
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Magallanes, Sorsogon: Paradise Undiscovered

Olena Kulikova, a Russian visitor, described it as a “beautiful place on earth.” After emerging from a dive into one of its marine reserves protected by local laws, Boylan Preston, a Peace Corps volunteer from Ann Arbor, Michigan, a professional diver exclaimed:...
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The True Site of the First Mass in Luzon

           While Miguel Lopez de Legaspi was still in Cebu, he wrote King Philip II in 1567 requesting for religious to be sent to the Philippines. In reply to such letter, the King ordered the Provincial of the Order of St. Augustine in New Spain (Mexico) to...
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Magallanes Brief History

The founding of Magallanes abounds within conflicting versions. One version says that it started with a Spanish settlement somewhere at Gibalon while another version claims at Caditaan but within the provincial jurisdiction of Nueva Caceres. It later became part...
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An island full of historical gems

Repost from www.inquirer.net |By: Juan Escandor Jr. – @inquirerdotnet 12:10 AM November 13, 2016 MAGALLANES, SORSOGON—Maria Borton, 78, had a recurring dream: Two Agta warriors are dancing in her yard and later disappear like mist on the same spot before...
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Bagatao and the ancient town of Magallanes in the Galleon Times

Bagatao Island is situated at the mouth of Sorsogon Bay, in the Municipality of Magallanes. It has a land area of about 543 hectares, about two kilometers from the Poblacion and just a stone’s throw away from the Magallanes pier. Strategically situated as it...
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What we have here in our Magayagayang Magallanes:

Reaching the town of Magallanes is already a travel adventure in itself. There are only two (2) major roads in which to enter the town, one is via the Municipality of Bulan and the other, the one used by many is through the Daang Maharlika with a junction in...
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Feast Days and Patron Saints of the Barangay

BARANGAY / SITIOS FEAST DAY PATRON SAINT Sitio-Tinago January 16-17 Sto. Niño Sitio-Sta. Lourdes February 9-10 Our Lady of Lourdes Biga February 14-15 Our Lady of Lourdes Bacalon April (Last Saturday) Holy Family Aguada Sur May 1 Saint Joseph Sitio-Sagpan (Siuton)...
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Magalleones Festival: The Official Festival of the Municipality of Magallanes

MAGALLEONES FESTIVAL is a festival celebrating Magallanes as a beautiful, peaceful and charming place which is rich in cultural and historical heritage.  It seeks to revisit the past, the history, the struggles and the role of its people in the galleon making times...
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Bagatao and the ancient town of Magallanes in the Galleon Times

Bagatao Island is situated at the mouth of Sorsogon Bay, in the Municipality of Magallanes. It has a land area of about 543 hectares, about two kilometers from the Poblacion and just a stone’s throw away from the Magallanes pier. Strategically situated as it...
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The birth of the hometown Magallanes, Sorsogon

The town of Magallanes was created in a manner similar to that of Pilar [backed by an espanol-europeo who owns astilleros or shipyards]. The abandoned villages of Parina (formerly the site of the ancient village of Yguey) and Caditaan, located at the mouth of...
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Welcome To Magallanes! A Place Closest to our Hearts

by: Ms. LG Berdin I always believed that Magallanes is a place where religious places and tourist spots can be visited again and again by tourists and locals alike that would leave them a deep longing to come back for a fulfilling experience. Most importantly,...
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Sorsogon marks 447th anniversary of first mass in Luzon

Magallanes, Sorsogon — Hundreds of pilgrims and devotees from the remote coastal town of Magallanes, neighboring provinces in Bicol and even as far as Visayas, gathered at Sitio Gibalon, Barangay Siuton, here, yesterday to commemorate the first Holy Mass in...
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Magayagayang Magallanes: On the Road to Prominence and Progress through the Guidance of Our Lady of Mount Carmel

Secret paradise, flourishing beauty, diverse culture, cradle of Christianity in Luzon and deep devotion to the Christian faith. Wow Magallanes, our very pride! Photo credit: Mr. Ralph Burton Nacman Being the very place where the first mass in Luzon was...
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Magalleones Festival: The Official Festival of the Municipality of Magallanes

MAGALLEONES FESTIVAL is a festival celebrating Magallanes as a beautiful, peaceful and charming place which is rich in cultural and historical heritage.  It seeks to revisit the past, the history, the struggles and the role of its people in the galleon making times...
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