Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Vigan City, Phillipines

The City of Vigan [spanish: la cuidad de vigan / ilocano: la cuidad ti vigan] is a 3rd class city in the province of Ilocos Sur, Philippines. It is the capital city of Ilocos Sur. The city, located on the western coast of the large island of Luzon, facing the South China Sea.
It is a World Heritage Site in that it is one of numerous Hispanic towns in the Philippines, and is well-known for its cobblestone streets, and a unique architecture that fuses Philippine building design, and construction with colonial European architecture.


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