Special Sub-Topic: Capitals of Provinces of the Philippines
|What is the capital of the province Abra?|
Bangued. The Province of Abra was established last March 10, 1917. It's dialect is Iloko.
|What is the capital of Ilocos Norte?|
Laoag City. Ilocos Norte is the upper part of Ilocos - "Norte" means North. The lower part of it is called Ilocos Sur which has the capital of Vigan.
|What is the capital of Batanes?|
Basco. Basco, Batanes is located in the northern part of the Philippines where typhoons are very common.
|What is the capital of Aurora?|
Baler. Baler, Aurora was the birthplace of the deceased Philippine President Manuel L. Quezon.
|What is the capital of Albay?|
Legaspi City. Legaspi (or Legazpi), Albay is famous for its Mayon Volcano because it has the perfect symmetrical cone.
|What is the capital of Aklan?|
Kalibo. Kalibo, Aklan is famous for its "Ati-Atihan Festival" wherein the revelers paint their faces and bodies black to imitate the early inhabitants. It takes place during the month of January.
|What is the capital of Bohol?|
Tagbilaran City. Bohol is the home of the world's smallest primate called the Tarsier. It measures four to five inches and has big round eyes and a tail that is longer than its body.
|What is the capital of Biliran?|
Naval. Biliran has a history of being a pirate sanctuary.
|What is the capital of Basilan?|
Isabela de Basilan. Basilan is famous for its weaving and the Yakan Festival that is called "Lami-Lamihan".
|What is the capital of Bukidnon?|
Malaybalay. Bukidnon has Del Monte Pineapple Plantation which is one of the largest in East Asia.
|What is the capital of Davao Del Norte?|
Tagum City. Davao Del Norte was established last May 18, 1967. It is the largest out of the other two Davao provinces, which is Davao Del Sur and Davao Oriental.
|What is the capital of Lanao Del Norte?|
Tubod. Lanao del Norte is blessed with many water resources.
|What is the capital of Agusan Del Norte?|
Cabadbaran. Agusan Del Norte is famous for its Lake Mainit.
"On August 16, 2000. The seat of provincial government was transferred from Butuan City to Cabadbaran by virtue of Republic Act 8811, although the province is yet to complete the transfer of provincial services and functions to the new capital.
As per RA 8811, Cabadbaran is the officially-designated capital of the province. However, the provincial government still holds office in Butuan City, pending the actual transfer of provincial offices to the new capital."
Information attributed to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agusan_del_Norte
|What is the capital of Lanao Del Sur?|
Marawi City. Tuguya Town that is found in Lanao Del Sur is famous for producing brassware.
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