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  Camarines Sur
Camarines Sur is a province of the Philippines located in the Bicol Region in Luzon.
Its capital is Pili[?] and the province borders Camarines Norte and Quezon to the north, and Albay to the south.
Camarines Sur is the largest among the six provinces in Bicol both in terms of population and land area.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ca/Camarines_Sur.html   (448 words)

  
 Camarines Sur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Being in the Bicol Region, the main language spoken in Camarines Sur is Bikol.
Filipino linguists consider the dialect of Bikol spoken around Naga City, Bicol Central (also known as Bikol Naga, not to be confused with Bikol Canaman, the purest dialect of Bikol according to Jesuit Anthropologist Frank Lynch, S.J.).
Camarines Sur has an average temperature of 27.0 °C and a relative humidity of 25.8%.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Camarines_Sur   (547 words)

  
 Camarines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Camarines was a historical province in the Philippines found on the northern end of the Bicol Peninsula.
The province was founded in 1579 (?) and was split into two, Camarines Norte and Sur in 1829.
They were reunited under Ambos Camarines in 1854, but split again after three years.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Camarines   (127 words)

  
 NSCB-RD5 - Overview of the Region >Camarines Sur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Camarines Sur lies across the middle of the Bicol Peninsula at the southeastern portion of Luzon.
It is bounded on the north by the Pacific Ocean, on the east by Maqueda Channel, on the south by the Province of Albay, on the west by the Ragay Gulf and on the northwest by the Provinces of Camarines Norte and Quezon.
Camarines Sur is politically subdivided into four congressional districts, one chartered city, one component city, 35 municipalities and 1,063 barangays.
www.nscb.gov.ph /ru5/overview/camsur.html   (432 words)

  
 The Provincial Profile of Camarines Sur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
It is bounded on the northwest by the provinces of Quezon and Camarines Norte and on the southeast by the province of Albay.
Camarines Sur is the center of religious observances that are shared by all Bicolanos who are, by far, the most staunchly Roman Catholic people in the country.
Camarines Sur is the unrivalled center of the Bicol Region.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/camsur.htm   (1579 words)

  
 Camarines Sur Resorts and Hotels, Camarines Sur hostels resorts hotels accommodation, Pili Hotel Reservation
Camarines Sur, dubbed as the rice granary (Sp.
Camarines Sur is one of the six provinces comprising the Bicol Region.
She lies in the center of the Bicol Peninsula bounded by the province of Albay and Ragay Gulf on the south; Camarines Norte, San Miguel Bay and the Pacific Ocean on the north; Lagonoy Gulf on the east; and the province of Quezon and Ragay Gulf on the west.
www.lakbaypilipinas.com /travel_camarines_sur.html   (1078 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description
Camarines Sur is home to the smallest fish in the world and famous for its Mt. Isarog, lots of beaches, old churches, and many splendid attractions.
It is bounded on the north by the provinces of Quezon and Camarines Norte, San Miguel Bay, and the Pacific Ocean; on the south by the province of Albay; Lagonoy Gulf on the east; and Ragay Gulf on the west.
Camarines Sur is composed of 35 municipalities and two cities, Naga City classified as an independent component city and Iriga City as a component city.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=description&province=28   (312 words)

  
 The Provincial Profile of Camarines Norte   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Quezon and Camarines Sur bound the province to the south.
Camarines Norte lies along the main typhoon belt and howlers visit the province between the months of August and October.
The Bicolanos comprise the rest of the population and are concentrated in the east.
www.geocities.com /lppsec/pp/camnorte.htm   (1143 words)

  
 Camarines Norte - Basic Facts
When Camarines Norte was separated from Ambos Camarines in 1829, it was assigned to the towns of Daet, as capital, Talisay, Indan (Vinzons), Labo, Paracale, Mambulao (Jose Panganiban), Capalonga, Ragay, Lupi and Sipocot.
The province of Camarines Norte is found in the Northern Coast of the Bicol Peninsula, which form the southeastern section of Luzon, the largest island in the Philippine Archipelago.
The land area of the province is largely within the 0-8% and 8-18% slope with 72,483 and 77,315 hectares or 32.95% and 35.14% of the total land area, respectively.
www.wowbicol.com /basic_facts_cam_norte.htm   (742 words)

  
 Province of Camarines Sur - Basic Facts
CAMARINES SUR situated at the southeastern portion of Luzon, is bounded on the north by the Pacific Ocean, on the east by the Maquenda Channel, on the south by the Province of Albay, on the west by the Ragay Gulf, and on the northwest by the province of Camariens Norte and Quezon.
Camarines was divided into Camarines Norte and Camarines Sur in 1829.
Among the great sons of Camarines Sur were W. Vinzons, Bishop Jorge Barlin, first Filipino Catholic Bishop; Elias Angeles and Felix Plazo, leaders in Naga during the Philippine Revolution; and the Bicol martyrs, led by Manuel and Domingo Abella, who died for freedom against Spanish sovereignty.
www.wowbicol.com /basic_facts_cam_sur.htm   (961 words)

  
 GlobalPinoy, Travel - Camarines Sur
Camarines Sur lies in the middle of the Bicol Peninsula.
Surrounded by the provinces of Camarines Norte and Quezon on the northwest, the province of Albay on the southeast, Lagonoy Gulf on the east and Ragay Gulf on the west.
During the festivity, a parade is held featuring the colorful and grandiosely decorated carabao-drawn carts filled with the products harvested from their farms.
www.globalpinoy.com /travel/province/camsur.php   (745 words)

  
 @ Welcome to Camarines Sur Official Website.
It is bounded on the north by the province of Quezon and Camarines Sur Norte, San Miguel Bay and the Pacific Ocean; on the south by the province of Albay ; Lagonoy Gulf on the east; and on the west by Ragay Gulf.
The province is the largest among the six provinces of the Bicol Region with a land area of 526, 682 hectares which is 29.
The plains and valleys of Camarines Sur are covered by secondary soils, while the hills and mountains are of primary soils.
www.camarinessur.gov.ph /?page=10&pid=1   (544 words)

  
 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: History
Partido de Camarines was further divided into Camarines Sur and Norte in 1829.
From 1864 until 1893, Camarines Norte and Sur (collectively called Ambos Camarines) underwent a series of confusing geo-political division, fusion, re-division, and re-fusion, until in 1919 when Norte and Sur were finally separated into two provinces by the first Philippine Legislature.
Naga City was the capital of Camarines Sur until June 6, 1955 when Pili, the adjoining town, was declared the Provincial Capital by virtue of R. The province celebrated its foundation anniversary, the 419th, for the very first time in May 27, 1998.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=history&province=28   (587 words)

  
 Camarines Sur, Region 5, Philippines
Camarines Sur is in the central part of the Bicol Peninsula at the southern tip of Luzon Island.
It is bounded on the north by the province of Quezon and Camarines Norte, SanMiguel Bay, and the Pacific Ocean, on the east by Lagonoy Gulf, on the west by Ragay Gulf, and on the south by Albay.
Camarines Sur is the largest of Bicol's six provinces.
oasis.fortunecity.com /acapulco/215/region5/camsur/camsur.htm   (349 words)

  
 The Land of Gold and Golden Opportunities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
I would like to extend my warmest greetings to the people of Camarines Norte and invite the people from other areas of the Philippines and other countries of the world to explore our place, learn about our people, history and culture.
Agriculture and fishing are the main occupation of our people and we take pride of producing the "Queen" variety of pineapple, the choice of connoisseurs for its crispy texture and sweetness.
The Provincial Government, recognizing its role as a local government unit and the necessity to usher the development of the province through the advancement of information technology, further enhances its capability to embrace it and apply its benefits to local governance towards an improved quality of public service.
www.camarinesnorte.gov.ph   (218 words)

  
 Camarines Sur gov't passed on from dad to son - Jul. 01, 2004
PILI, Camarines Sur -- As the nation observed Wednesday the handover of governance to newly elected officials, Camarines Sur marked the changing of the guard from father to son.
It is first in the history of Camarines Sur that the elected governor is the son of the outgoing governor.
The other three political clans in Camarines Sur -- the Fuentebellas, the Andayas and the Alfelors -- failed in their bids to capture the most strategic elective posts even as they were reelected legislators in their districts.
www.inq7.net /reg/2004/jul/01/reg_6-1.htm   (551 words)

  
 @ Welcome to Camarines Sur Official Website.
Record showed that the two provinces jointly called Ambos Camarines underwent several fusions, annexations and repartitions and were finally separated into Camarines Sur and Camarines Norte with their present day boundaries by virtue of the Philippine Legislative Act No. 2711 of March 10, 1917.
Naga City, the former capital of Camarines Sur, was founded in 1573 as Nueva Caceres namesake of the Province in Spain and among the original five royal cities of the colony.
Among the great sons of Camarines Sur were Bishop Jorge Barlin, the first Filipino Catholic Bishop, revolutionary leaders Elias Angeles and Felix Plazo, and the fifteen (15) Bicol Martyrs led by Manuel and Domingo Abella, who died fighting against the Spanish Rule.
www.camarinessur.gov.ph /?page=10&pid=1   (635 words)

  
 The Manila Times Internet Edition | LIFE & TIMES > First Rizal monument  inspires Camarines festival   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
By virtue of this act, Camarines Norte, which is part of the Bicol region, has become the first province to celebrate Rizal Day.
To highlight its place in history, the Provincial Government of Camarines Norte is marking the first Bantayog Festival this month, in observance of the 85th founding of the province.
It will also highlight Camarines Norte’s attractions, such as century-old homes and churches, gold mining communities, pristine beaches, charming islands, historical sites, as well as the innate hospitality of the townsfolk.
www.manilatimes.net /national/2005/apr/11/yehey/life/20050411lif3.html   (631 words)

  
 About Camarines Norte Province, Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Camarines Norte is a crescent-shaped province that stretches northwest to the southeast.
It faces Lamon Bay and the Pacific Ocean on the northeast and is bounded on the south by Camarines Sur and a portion of Quezon.
Camarines Norte is known for its mineral deposits of gold, silver, iron, zinc, bull quartz, while its non-metallic minerals include sand, limestone, clay and kaolin.
www.islandsproperties.com /places/camarinesnorte.htm   (288 words)

  
 Camarines Sur Water Sports Complex   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
The Philippines is located in Southeast Asia between the Philippine Sea and the South China Sea, south of Taiwan and east of Vietnam.
The Camarines Sur province is geographically located in the central part of the Bicol peninsula which is in the southeastern part of the island of Luzon.
About 450 kilometers from Manila, it is bounded on the north by the province of Quezon and Camarines Norte, San Miguel Bay and the Pacific Ocean; while the province of Albay bounds it by the south.
www.camsurwatersportscomplex.com /cwc/pages/location.htm   (214 words)

  
 Dr. Oscar Nery Pabico - Featured Dentist - Filipino Dentist.Com
Oca was born in Daet, Camarines norte to parents Francisco and Fausta Pabico.
Registration Officer of the Municipal Civil Registrar of the Municipality of Daet, Province of Camarines Norte.
I was a Regional Coordinator for Region V of the Philippine Dental Association for 10 years and a a Chapter President of the Camarines Norte Dental Chapter for 13 years.
filipinodentist.com /featuredentist/pabico.htm   (438 words)

  
 Caramoan Peninsula Camarines Sur, Caramoan Beach Bicol province Philippines, Caramoan Resorts and Hotels
Caramoan is one of the thirty-five municipalities of the Province of Camarines Sur and is situated at the heart of the Caramoan Peninsula at the southernmost tip of Luzon.
It occupies the lower eastern portion of the Province of Camarines Sur.
It is bounded on the north by the town of Garchitorena and the Pacific Ocean; on the northeast by the island province of Catanduanes; on the south by Lagonoy Gulf; on the east by the Maqueda Channel and on the west by the municipality of Presentacion.
www.lakbaypilipinas.com /travel_caramoan.html   (503 words)

  
 LuxuryRealEstate - Camarines Norte, Philippines - Joshua Island - Residential
The province of Camarines Norte is on the Northern Coast of the Bicol Peninsula, which forms the southeastern section of Luzon, the largest island in the Philippines.
It is bounded on the North by the Pacific Ocean, in the east by the San Miguel Bay, in the west by the Lamon Bay and in the south by Quezon province and the adjoining province of Camarines Sur.
Joshua Island is found in the northern part of Panganiban town in Camarines Norte.
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 Camarines Norte pineapples on their way to South Korea   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Camarines Norte pineapples on their way to South Korea
A SMALL farmers' cooperative in Camarines Norte province, southeast of Manila, has sealed a marketing agreement with Manisan International Trading Corp. to supply fresh queen variety pineapples to South Korea, the Department of Agriculture said Wednesday.
The Federation of Pineapple Growers of Basud town signed a marketing agreement with the trading company after exporting 30,000 kilograms of pineapples to South Korea in the April-June quarter, the department said.
money.inq7.net /topstories/printable_topstories.php?yyyy=2006&mon=06&dd=08&file=8   (244 words)

  
 raincontreras.com » The Quick Trip to Camarines Norte   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Half of the time we scoured for radio stations to listen to, a fourth was devoted to figuring out directions, and the rest to deciding whether we would stop to take pictures of various sceneries or not.
An hour or two before noon, we were at the tip of Jose Panganiban in Camarines Norte, where the chemical plant was located.
We left around 2 in the afternoon, and redirected our path to Daet, Camarines Norte’s capital, since it appears one of the company car’s wheels may be rendered flat very soon.
www.raincontreras.com /2005/10/13/the-quick-trip-to-camarines-norte   (715 words)

  
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It is gabled by pronounce pediments whose image evokes the classical area.
Daet, the capital town of Camarines Norte, holds the distinction of being the site of the first monument built in honour of the greatest Filipino hero, Dr. Jose P. Rizal.
Camarines Norte boasts of its breathtaking beaches featuring the Bagasbas Beach Surfing, majestic waterfalls (Mananap Falls of San Vicente, Colasi Falls of Mercedes), crystalline rivers of Mampurog River in San Lorenzo Ruiz, verdant and lush mountains...
www.camarinesnortetourism.com   (300 words)

  
 History
This exploration party adopted the name “Tierra de Camarines” to refer to the entire Bicol peninsula.
Thus, “Tierra de Camarines” came to be more permanently a Franciscan mission, remaining so till the end of the Spanish Regime in the
This act separated still from the Archdiocesan jurisdiction some 2,060 square kilometers or 1,280 square miles of land territory inhabited by approximately 208,560 people and, cared for by some 18 members of clergy incardinated, as of March 1990.
caceres.padian.org /history.html   (931 words)

  
 Sun.Star Network Online - Typhoon lashes Catanduanes, Camarines; 6 feared dead
MANILA -- Typhoon "Yoyong" lashed at Catanduanes and Camarines Sur Thursday, leaving at least six persons dead in its wake, and made landfall, later in the night, in Baler, Aurora.
Packing center winds of up to 185 kilometers per hour and gusts of 220 kph, Yoyong is cutting across the main island of Luzon, which is still reeling from the devastation and destruction--about 600 deaths and counting--wrought by three successive storms.
The typhoon, the fourth to hit the country in just two weeks, was expected to slice through Nueva Vizcaya, Pangasinan, Benguet and La Union provinces on Friday and its eye would exit over Laoag, Ilocos Norte before it heads for China Saturday.
www.sunstar.com.ph /static/net/2004/12/03/typhoon.lashes.catanduanes.camarines.6.feared.dead.html   (1011 words)

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