VIGAN TRAVEL: Lucy’s Antique Shop Sells Fancy Souvenirs
Lucy’s Antique Shop, situated along the historical Calle Crisologo, is home to various old items like paintings, house furniture, porcelain plates and vases, and glassware. It is located at the ground floor of the old house of Don Renato Peña and is regarded as the largest souvenir shop and the last remaining antique store in town.
VIGAN TRAVEL: These Souvenirs Along Calle Crisologo Scream Filipino Craftsmanship
VIGAN TRAVEL: An Interactive Wildlife Adventure at Baluarte Resort and Mini Zoo
VIGAN TRAVEL: Rowilda’s Factory Continues the Century-Old Practice of Loom Weaving
You might have seen these gorgeous, colorful woven blankets, table runners, and bath towels along Calle Crisologo in Vigan, but have you ever wondered how they are made? Join Philippine Primer as we discover the beauty of this century-old loom weaving practice in Vigan, honored to this day by Rowilda's Loom Weaving factory in Brgy. Camanggaan, Vigan City!
VIGAN TRAVEL: Ruby Jar Factory, Vigan’s 90 Year Old Craft of Earthen Jars
Vigan is a place where long-lived arts and crafts are nurtured up to the present time, and among those lasting craft heritage is the pottery making, also known locally as the burnay jars. Ruby Jar Pottery has been a destination for most tourists visiting Vigan City who wants to see and experience the art of pottery for many years now.
Things to do in Vigan, Ilocos Sur: A city that doubles as a time machine
A blast from the past in Vigan’s Crisologo Museum
West Loch Park Hotel: A Modern-Looking Hotel in the Heritage City of Vigan
VIGAN TRAVEL: Historical Plaza Salcedo Turns into a Spectacle of Lights at Night
VIGAN TRAVEL: Ilocos Regional Museum Complex Showcases Prominent Figures in Ilocano History
Are you still looking forward to knowing more about the prominent figures who shaped the history of Ilocos? Have you ever fancied knowing more about one of the three martyr priests, Padre Jose Burgos, or the country’s 6th president, Elpidio Quirino? What about everything that has to do with Ilocos’ own spirit, basi? Let us take you to Ilocos Regional Museum Complex to know more about them!
Ciudad Fernandina Hotel in Vigan: A Modern Yet Classic Heritage Hotel
Hotel Felicidad in Vigan Brings out Ilocano Heritage Hospitality at Its Best
Hotel Felicidad offers its guests a cultural representation of the lush lifestyle back in the Spanish times. Strategically located in the heart of Vigan City, the historic landmarks of town such as Plaza Salcedo and the dancing fountain, Vigan Cathedral, and Plaza Burgos can be easily accessed from the hotel.
Bantay Church Bell Tower
Hotel Luna in Vigan: A Museum-like Hotel Embellished with Art and Sophistication
Ever stayed in a hotel and museum all at once? Along the streets near Calle Crisologo, we found the only museum-like hotel in Vigan—Hotel Luna. Built during the 188os by Don Jose Florentino, for his daughter Doña Carmen Florentino, this Filipino old house with a touch of sophisticated Spanish interiors has been rebuilt, extended and restored into a high-class museum-hotel.
Villa Angela Heritage House in Vigan is Tom Cruise-Approved since the 1980’s
Hotels may be plentiful in the city of Vigan, but most of them are heritage homes that have been given an upgrade. They may retain the aura of a heritage house, but they can’t be compared to Villa Angela Heritage House in terms of being a true heritage of Vigan City. See what Villa Angela has to offer that made Tom Cruise choose this as his very own accommodation.