Saturday, June 16, 2012
Another Iloilo Records
The Fall of Mandurriao, Iloilo - February 20, 1899
Iloilo has the following records:
First public national high school outside Metro Manila
Most number of historical churches (21)
Is the province with the most educated and literate people during the Spanish period according to the report in Spain.
Molo is called the “Athens of the Philippines” during the Spanish colonial period since most of its historical structures and buildings have the architectural style and design that resembles those from Athens, Greece.
Photo Source: Museo de Iloilo