BOHOL ISLAND GUIDE
& REFERENCES - BOHOL ISLANDS PHILIPPINES
Bohol Local Government - Bohol Islands Philippines
Philippine's heritage province and eco-cultural tourist haven of the new millennium. Bohol, in the heart of Central Visayas, is the 10th largest island in the country. Approximately 803 km south of Manila and 79 km southeast of Cebu, Bohol is the Heritage Province, the eco-cultural tourism destination of the new millennium.
An oval-shaped island dotted with 72 smaller islets comprising an area of 4,117 sq. km. It has 47 towns with Tagbilaran as the capital city. It has roughly a million people. It has two distinct seasons : wet and dry.
Provincial Government of Bohol, Philippines - Provides organization chart, news, and business directory. Also programs provide information about local investment, tourism, and economic development.
City of Tagbilaran, Bohol, Philippines - Provides city profile, government, projects, news, and development plans.
We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls. Anais Nin
Philippines Cuisine History and Influences
During the pre-Hispanic era in the Philippines, the preferred Austronesian methods for food preparation were boiling, steaming and roasting. The ingredients for common dishes were obtained from locally raised livestock. These ranged from kalabaw (water buffaloes), baka (cows), manok (chickens) and baboy (pigs) to various kinds of fish and seafood. More details at Philippines Cuisine History and Influences