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The City in the Forest

The City in the Forest

Scene Stealer By JOJIE ALCANTARA December 18, 2011, 10:39am MANILA, Philippines — Puerto Princesa, the capital and only city of Palawan, was historically named by Spanish colonizers after Princess Eulalia who was born in 1864 to the reigning Queen Isabel II and Dr. Francisco de Asis of Spain. After the princess died, the city was […]

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Underground River pushes PAL to deploy bigger planes next year

Underground River pushes PAL to deploy bigger planes next year

NATIONAL carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) said it will deploy planes that can accommodate up to 335 people to Palawan after the Puerto Princesa Underground River was recently declared as one of the New Seven Wonders of Nature. Deploying wide body jets like the Airbus A330 is in response to the expected influx of tourists to […]

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NATURE'S WONDER: PUERTO PRINCESA UNDERGROUND RIVER MADE THE LIST

NATURE’S WONDER: PUERTO PRINCESA UNDERGROUND RIVER MADE THE LIST

The global competition to decide the New7Wonders of Nature has announced the “provisional” list of winners. The list of sites include Puerto Princesa Underground River the main attraction at Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park in the Philippines. Other sites that made the list include: South America’s Amazon Rainforest Vietnam’s Halong Bay Argentina’s Iguaza Falls […]

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Support Puerto Princesa Underground River

Support Puerto Princesa Underground River

By ELLALYN B. DE VERA November 9, 2011, 1:01pm MANILA, Philippines — An Italian expedition team discovered three new cave minerals inside the Puerto Princesa Underground River in Palawan, considered as another reason to declare the UNESCO World Heritage Site as one of the Seven New Wonders of Nature in the world. As this developed, […]

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Puerto Princesa Subterranean River :: Travel Guide

Puerto Princesa Subterranean River :: Travel Guide

| | | | | Sabang (Palawan) Sabang is a small village in Palawan, Philippines. It is used as an entry point to the Puerto Princesa Subterranean River. There’s not much in the village except services for those going to visit the river, but there is a beach and a chilled out atmosphere. Get in […]

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World Heritage Site #652 :: Puerto Princesa Subterranean River

World Heritage Site #652 :: Puerto Princesa Subterranean River

Table of Contents The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park features a spectacular limestone karst landscape with its underground river. A distinguishing feature of the river is that it flows directly into the sea, and the lower portion of the river is subject to tidal influences. The area also represents a significant habitat for biodiversity […]

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Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River :: Location GPS and Tourist Maps

Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River :: Location GPS and Tourist Maps

| | | | | Location Map GPS Coordinates: N10 10 0, E118 55 0 Tourist Maps

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Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park :: About

Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park :: About

| | | | | The Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park is located about 50 kilometers north-west of the city of Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Philippines. The National Park is located in the Saint Paul Mountain Range on the northern coast of the island. It is bordered by St. Paul Bay to the north and […]

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Puerto Princesa Subterranean River :: Video Gallery

Puerto Princesa Subterranean River :: Video Gallery

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