Peñafrancia Festival

Naga City, Bicol
3rd Saturday of September

 

The highlight of the festival is a fluvial procession celebrating the feast day of Nuestra Señora de Peñafrancia (Our Lady of Peñafrancia). Devotees light candles during the procession and shout “Viva la Virgen!” after the image is brought back to the cathedral. 

 

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Visitors explore the historic Fort Santiago in Manila, a military fortress built by Spanish conquistador Miguel López de Legazpi.

Visitors explore the historic Fort Santiago in Manila, a military fortress built by the Spaniards in 1571

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