General informative articles about Bohol, that introduce you to the wonderful island province and its people.
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|03-12-2007||A Short History of Bohol (Part I)||21345|
|This part of the history of Bohol describes the events from prehistoric times down to the end of the Dagohoy rebellion in 1829. Read more...|
|06-07-2007||Bohol - Algemene Informatie||1454|
|Het eiland Bohol in de Filipijnen is de laatste jaren sterk in opkomst als toeristische trekpleister, en niet ten onrechte. Het eiland combineert schitterende witte stranden met een rijk cultureel erfgoed. Read more...|
|20-06-2007||Getting Married in the Philippines||87801|
|Since questions about foreigners wanting to marry a Philippine citizen pop up every once in a while on the visa regulations page, I've decided to add a small page on this issue. Read more...|
|19-05-2007||Provincial Symbols of Bohol||4516|
|The Boholanos are a freedom loving and independent people, who take pride in their Island, wherever they are. No wonder, the province even has its own Provincial anthem. Read more...|
|12-04-2007||International Joint Venture investigates Wind Farm in Candijay||642|
|An international joint venture, Cammon Windsolar Energy Inc., investigates the possibilities of a wind farm in Candijay, Bohol, and 35 other locations all over the Philippines. The site selected is located in the Municipalities of Candijay and Guindulman. Now with update. Read more...|
|06-12-2006||Watching Dolphins on Bohol||20272|
|One of the attractions of Bohol is the ability to go dolphin and whale watching on the Bohol Sea. Joselino "Jojo" Baritua runs a project in which former whale-hunters can still use their whale and dolphin spotting skills to earn a living, but now to guide tourists to the best spots for a meeting with those gentle giants and playful jokers of the sea.... Read more...|
|25-11-2006||Anda, truly a paradise||1916|
|In Anda, visitors can discover a world of earth and sea so elemental it fills you with a deep sense of belonging to the infinite.
Anda is located at the eastern tip of Bohol. Like other towns in Bohol it is rich in history and culture, but nature’s drama prevails most completely over the imagination. Read more...
|05-10-2006||Gilas project gearing up to computerize Bohol||536|
|Recently we learned about the Gilas project, an ambitious project initiated by the Ayala foundation to provide all high schools in the Philippines with a computer class, and we were happy to learn that one of the focus areas will be Bohol. Read more...|
|14-09-2006||Miss Sandugo ’04 attracts two dozen entries||4903|
|New batch of beauties. Today’s edition for Miss Bohol Sandugo has 22 official candidates. For 15 years, Miss Bohol Sandugo has produced a number of titleholders who after their reign have moved into a woman of distinction. Who will get this year’s shimmering crown? Find out on July 19. Read more...|
|10-09-2006||All about Anna Maris Igpit, Bohol's Candidate for Miss World 2006||1611|
|She may bear a striking resemblance to Andrea del Rosario but this Boholana beauty queen is burning up the entire Philippines as the reigning Bb. Pilipinas-World and Best in Long gown. Maris will also represent the Philippines on the Miss World 2006 Pageant, to be held in Poland, September 30, 2006. Read more...|
|27-07-2006||Horizons Lost and Found: Architectural adventures on the heritage isle of Bohol||385|
|Most tourists to the island of Bohol normally go for its natural and aquatic attractions. Snorkelling, diving, and hiking are the must-dos, while the Chocolate Hills, dolphins, whales, corals, and tarsiers are the must-sees. However, Bohol is also fertile ground for the equally rewarding and no less strenuous sport of heritage-hunting. Read more...|
|27-07-2006||Exploring Eastern Bohol||1896|
|For a long time, we wanted to explore the eastern part of Bohol. While flying over Bohol, I had seen apparently marvelous white beaches and an interesting landscape, and the stories we have been told by people who had been there were promising: ‘Better than Alona Beach.’ So we decided to go there.... Read more...|
|27-07-2006||A Cruise on Loboc River||15567|
|For many years, it has been on our wish-list, and this time our program would finally include a trip on one of the well-known floating restaurants on Loboc River. Read more...|
|10-05-2006||Bohol.ph Celebrates its Fifth Birthday||205|
|On May 10, 2001, we registered the domain name bohol.ph and the next day the first preliminary version of this web site became available. Today thus marks our fifth anniversary. Read more...|
|06-05-2006||Architecture in Bohol: The Heritage Beyond The Hills||1064|
|Bohol is beautiful. Its beaches are lined with powdery white sand, and remain largely unspoilt by the junk and sleaze marring other island destinations. Driving through the island of Panglao, on the road from the San Agustin church, a vision of a gleaming, elegant bahay-na-bato, standing amidst a lush garden. Read more...|
|25-04-2006||The Loboc Children's Choir||7488|
|Voices, so pure and angelic, burst through the gathering silence and darkness of the tropical evening as thirty children get together for their daily choir rehearsals.... Most evenings are like this in the center of the small town of Loboc, the 'Music Town' of the island Province of Bohol, Philippines -- the home of the Loboc Children's Choir. Read more...|
|24-04-2006||The Beaches of Bohol||37052|
|Bohol is blessed with a number of marvelous white beaches, which just await to be discovered and enjoyed. Read more...|
|Bohol offers plenty of nice souvenirs to bring back home. The Antequera market of course offers basket-ware in all sizes. Read more...|
|22-03-2006||Promote your business on Bohol.ph||359|
|The Bohol.ph website promotes Bohol as a tourist destination, already for five years. You can have your Bohol-related business listed on this site for free. Read more...|
|18-03-2006||A Visit to Cabilao Island||5762|
|Bohol is surrounded by a large number of small islands. One of them is Cabilao Island, which lies on the West of the main island of Bohol, facing Cebu island. Read more...|
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