A cemetery underwater sounds eerie to most of us but in the province of Camiguin, just about 10km outside Misamis Oriental, Philippines – an underwater cemetery is absolutely not unusual.
It was told that during the 4-year havoc of Mt. Vulcan in the town of Bonbon in 1871, the cemetery was driven underwater and has never resurfaced again.
The large cross marks as an attraction to the tourists and even to the locals alike. It represents the departed who were laid there and continue to memorialize a piece of history brought into this small island of Camiguin. Read More »
If you are a devoted Marian believer, this castle-like Church in honor of the Virgin Mary located just 2-hours away from Cebu City proper, is the perfect destination for you. It lies in the highest part of Lindongon in a small town called Sibonga.
This glorious Church is a pilgrimage center of Mama Mary devotees and also houses different images of Mary where thousands of miracles have been realized. It is not only a place of worship but it is also a sanctuary of countless gifts and offerings from and has a room-full of testimonials about the Holy Mother’s obvious miracles in the lives of the faithful. It has a museum of religious memorabilia and images not only by the Blessed Virgin Mary but also other Saints. Read More »