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 new...

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 was...

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: “You...

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 dispatch...

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 of...

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 she wakes up....

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 the...

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) May...

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.