PHILIPPINE WORLD HERITAGE SITES

In the Island of Luzon

Manila:
Baroque Church of the Philippines: San Agustin Church

Palawan Province:
Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park
Part I is an introduction to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Philippines and discussion on the Tubbataha Reef (Video uploaded on Youtube by Ivan Henares of ivanhenares.com)

Part II discusses the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park and the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras (Video uploaded on Youtube by Ivan Henares of ivanhenares.com)


The Cordillera Province
Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras consists of 4 clusters of well preserved rice terraces:
1. Banaue: Batad and Bangaan
2. Mayoyao: Mayoyao Central
3. Klangan: Nagacadan
4. Hungduan

Ilocos Province
Ilocos Sur
Historic Town of Vigan
Part 3 discusses the Historic Town of Vigan and the Baroque Churches of the Philippines (Video uploaded on youtube by Ivan Henares of ivanhenares.com)

Baroque Church of the Phlippines: La Asuncion in Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur

Ilocos Norte
Baroque Church of the Philippines: San Agustin Church in Paoay, Ilocos Norte

In the Island of Visayas
Baroque Church of the Philippines: Santo Tomas Church in Miag-ao Iloilo


Notes on the video from the NCAA, who produced the video:
Legacy: Philippine World Heritage Sites
Follow Architect Augusto Villalon, the country’s foremost heritage conservation advocate, as he journeys to the eight Philippine World Heritage Sites, inscribed by UNESCO for their “outstanding universal value to the whole of humanity.” Showcased in this landmark video documentary are the Tubbataha Reef Marine Park, the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park, the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras, the historic town of Vigan, and the Four Baroque Churches of Paoay, Santa Maria, Miag-ao and San Agustin. Directed by Butch Nolasco

Availability: currently out of stock; but the dvd can be found at the University of the Philippines Diliman College of Architecture