A trip to Vigan, 3


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Left, Plaza Salcedo where the local heroine, Gabriel Silang, wife of the revolutionary Diego, was hung. Right, a nice day at the beach in Sinait, a few kilometers up north of Vigan. Unfortunately, the waves were kind of huge and slabs or rock at the seabed was not so good but failed to dampen our spirits.

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At the Crisologo ancestral house, now a museum, houses the memorabilia of the political clan foremost is the patriarch, Floro Crisologo who was brutally assasinated inside the cathedral. His wife, became governor and survived another assassination attempt while riding this car. Right, one of the bullet holes that peppered the vehicle.


Inside the museum, a typical furnishings of the time as well as family mementos decorate the place.

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