Sandugo Festival

Tagbilaran City, Bohol
Whole Month

In 1565, Datu Sikatuna of Bohol and Miguel Lopez de Legazpi, a Spanish explorer, sealed their friendship with a blood compact (sandugo). Street dancing re-enacts the blood compact during the fiesta.

 

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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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