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  About Dumaguete City, Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Dumaguete City is a city in the Philippine province of Negros Oriental.
Dumaguete City is referred to as a university town because of the presence of seven universities and colleges, where students of the province converge to enroll for tertiary education.
The 610,000 m² campus is adjacent to and intermixed with the city's downtown district.
www.islandsproperties.com /places/dumaguetecity.htm   (1180 words)

  
 Dumaguete City - Apo Island - Siquijor - Negros Oriental - Philippines - Dumaguete
The province of Negros Oriental is composed of 20 municipalities and 5 cities, the center of which is Dumaguete City, a thriving community with peace loving and hospitable people.
Dumaguete City is known as ‘The City of Gentle People’ and for good reason.
Dumaguete or “The City of Gentle People” is the main seaport and capital of Negros Oriental, a province located at the southwestern part of the Visayas Group of Islands in the Philippines.
www.dumagueteinfo.com   (1407 words)

  
  Dumaguete Gifts and Flowers
Dumaguete City is the capital of Negros Oriental and is situated on the plains of the southeastern coast of the island of Negros, near the mouth of the Banica River.
The city is bounded on the north by the town of Sibulan; on the east by Tañon Strait and the Mindanao Sea, serving as a natural border to the neighboring provinces of Cebu and Siquijor; on the west by the town of Valencia; and on the south by the town of Bacong.
The Dumaguete City Cathedral is one of the oldest churches in the Philippines.
www.dumaguetegiftsnflowers.com /dumaguete_city.htm   (467 words)

  
 Dumaguete City - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dumaguete City is a city in the Philippine province of Negros Oriental.
Dumaguete has earned the distinction of being known as "the center of learning in the south," or a "university town" due to the presence of these universities that have made their mark nationally and abroad.
The 610,000 m² campus is adjacent to and intermixed with the city's downtown district.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dumaguete_City   (762 words)

  
 El Dorado Beach Resort - Philippines
The province of Negros Oriental is composed of 3 cities and 22 municipalities.
Dumaguete City, capital of the province, is situated on the plains of the southeastern coast of the island near the mouth of Panica River.
DUMAGUETE AS CITY OF Dumaguete, with its diverse cultural influences, is currently being built-up as the new festival city this side of the country.
www.eldoradobeachresort.com /dumaguete.htm   (1924 words)

  
 Dumaguete Resort Facilities, Atlantis Beach Resort and Dive Center   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Dumaguete, as its name denotes, has the power to charm visitors and keep them from ever wanting to leave.
The roads around Dumaguete and Atlantis are relatively good, so why not explore the 3rd largest island of the Philippines on a motorbike.
Found at Sibulan (the next town) North of Dumaguete, the hot spring is believed and is known throughout the whole province of Negros Oriental to have curative power.
www.atlantishotel.com /dumaguete/activities/tours.htm   (993 words)

  
 Habitat For Humanity International: 1999 Jimmy Carter Work Project
Dumaguete City is a naturally beautiful place where green lawns hug the seaside boulevard and the outskirts of town give way to fields of sugar cane and groves of coconut and banana trees.
In Dumaguete City proper, 40 percent of all houses are cobbled together of lightweight, makeshift material that won't withstand a rainstorm.
Dumaguete City HFH has constructed 490 houses in half a dozen subdivisions and other sites during the past 11 years, providing inexpensive but solid shelter to more than 2,500 people.
www.habitat.org /jcwp/99/wedb.html   (400 words)

  
 PhilippineBusiness.com.ph: Geographics
The city is also located at the crossroads between the cities of Cebu, Bacolod, and Dumaguete.
Power supply is not a problem in the city as this is currently being sourced from the Palimpinon Geothermal Field in Dumaguete and is distributed by VMC Rural Electric Service Cooperative, Inc. The city itself has a power substation providing 10 megawatts.
The city sources its water from 17 rivers and 28 springs while private water pumps in the city proper number 108.
www.philippinebusiness.com.ph /geographics/sncarloscity.htm   (981 words)

  
 Explore Dumaguete City, Oriental Negros, Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Surveys have shown that Dumaguete is a male-dominated area because its male population is 6% higher than its female population.
It is in Dumaguete City where you can find the Cathedral Bell Tower, Anthropological Museum, SU Luce Auditorium, Rizal Boulevard and many other tourist attractions in both natural and mand-made structures.
To familiarize more about the city, get directions as how to get here, where to stay, where to dine in, what to do and many more, browse around or contact us.
www.dumaguete.be   (684 words)

  
 Ex-NBI agent kills Dumaguete City cop - Jun. 28, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
DUMAGUETE CITY -- A former agent of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) shot and killed a member of the 705th Provincial Mobile Group at dawn Friday following a heated argument in the village of Looc here.
The suspect was identified as Selwyn Tayrus, 42, married, of the Calindagan area of Dumaguete, son of a retired regional trial court judge.
Tayrus suffered a bullet wound in the leg and was confined in a hospital.
www.inq7.net /reg/2003/jun/28/reg_5-1.htm   (210 words)

  
 LAKWATSA :: ANTULANG BEACH RESORT[ Dumaguete, Negros Oriental ]
Looking down as the plane descended into the city, I was in high spirits noting that between the deep blue sea, the green grass-swathed mountains, and cerulean blue skies, Dumaguete looked like a pretty painting - a sight I did not expect of a destination I barely knew.
Nestled forty kilometers south of Dumaguete City, in the municipality of Siaton, Antulang Beach Resort is one of the select resorts in the Philippines with private pool villas.
Dumaguete has earned the distinction of being known as “the center of learning in the south” due to the presence of several universities and colleges.
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 Bayawan City Official Website   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bayawan City is the penultimate Local Government Unit situated in the southwestern boundary of Negros Oriental.
The City can be reached by non-stop luxury air conditioned or non-air conditioned Ceres buses that ply Dumaguete City-Bayawan City route at 15 minutes interval from 4:00 AM to 8:00 PM daily.
The City Government was duly recognized for its innovativeness along this line when it became a recipient of th prestigious League of Cities in the Philippines Best Practice Award for the year 2004, for its Food Security Program.
www.bayawancity.gov.ph /tourism/index.php   (292 words)

  
 DAILY STAR: Negros Oriental
The recommendation for a strong leader in Dumaguete similar to the example of Bayani Fernando, the chairman of the Metro Manila Development Authority, came amid complaints from the sectoral representatives that the city lacked political will in many aspects of governance, along with many other problems.
City Planning and Development Officer Josie Antonio revealed that the city is moving towards digitization of its records and going on-line.
Most participants agreed that while the city had plans, these were not properly communicated to the public and they recommended for an intensified information campaign.
www.visayandailystar.com /2006/August/22/negor1.htm   (432 words)

  
 Resort in Dumaguete, Philippines
Its capital, Dumaguete City, is popularly known as "The City of Gentle People!" It is a one-hour flight of 384 aerial miles south of Manila, 30 minutes from Cebu.
The Provincial Capitol Dumaguete City was built in 1924.
The first Provincial Capitol was an old residential house in the waterfront area of the city and was brought by the Provincial government in 1907.
www.asiatravel.com /dumaguete_info.html   (302 words)

  
 The Official Website of Dumaguete City! - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It must be the city itself rapidly growing, yet reconciling rich history and traditional charm with modern development.
Dumaguete is not called City of Gentle People for nothing.
It may also be its sprawling campuses, framed by lush hedges, shaded by towering aged old trees, branches reaching towards the sky, not unlike the dreams of students who walk beneath them.
elgu.ncc.gov.ph /ecommunity/dumaguete-city   (213 words)

  
 DAILY STAR: Negros Oriental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Dumaguete City Council has revived a proposed ordinance prohibiting the unauthorized sale of water in bulk to ships docking at the port of Dumaguete City.
In regular session last week, the city council resolved to resurrect the ordinance and proposed to again invite Dumaguete City Water District manager Esperatu Dicen, to illuminate the council members about the necessity of passing the ordinance.
He said big cities and many provinces in the country do not have funds to expand their water program to give people access to safe and clean water.
www.visayandailystar.com /2006/October/18/negor2.htm   (496 words)

  
 IYO -- More "ONE OCEAN" Contests Slated
Dumaguete, a mid-way stop in the show’s six-city tour, is like "visiting home", said Courtney.
For the Dumaguete City staging alone, the government, business, academic, youth and non-government sectors have either pledged or already put in contributions in kind.
The St. Maria Goretti Development Education Foundation also joins the Province of Negros Oriental, the City of Dumaguete and Silliman University Center of Excellence in Coastal Resource Management in providing support to the exhibit.
www.oneocean.org /iyo/osol_dumaguete.html   (610 words)

  
 Bayawan City - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bayawan City is a 5th class component city in the 3rd Congressional District of the province of Negros Oriental, Philippines.
It is a coastal city with a land area of 699 km², the largest in the province.
The improvement of road infrastructure of the city especially the provincial road that connects the City Proper, Kalumboyan and Manduao to the City of Kabankalan in Negros Occidental is deemed to open up a new dimension in the economic and social activity of the city.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bayawan_City   (2624 words)

  
 Dumaguete City travel guide
Dumaguete City travel guide - The best resource for sights, hotels, restaurants, bars, what to do and what to see
The city is best known for Silliman University, the first American University outside Manila and the country's first Protestant school.
The city attracts a considerable number of foreign tourists, particularly Europeans, and Japanese because of the numerous places to go to.
www.world66.com /asia/southeastasia/philippines/dumaguetecity   (298 words)

  
 PhilippineBusiness.com.ph: The Magazine: Geographics
Upon arrival in Dumaguete, the capital city of Negros Oriental in Central Visayas, you are greeted by so much green that first-time visitors instinctively look around for all the concrete and huge buildings that we have come to expect of a "city".
Dumaguete is built on the shores of Negros Oriental beneath the reassuring presence of Mt. Talinis, the second highest peak in the Visayas next to the more famous extinct volcano, Mt. Canlaon.
El Campanario, or the belfry of the Dumaguete Cathedral, whose patron saint is Catherine of Alexandria.
www.philippinebusiness.com.ph /archives/magazine/vol11-2004/11-6/geographics.htm   (564 words)

  
 Dumaguete City Tours & Dolphin & Whale-Watching Tour and many more....   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Experience the city delightfully dubbed as the "City of Gentle People" a fitting compliment of the unhurried lifestyle of Dumagueteños.
First stop is the Silliman University, a prestigious institution of higher learning, which gives an intellectual ambience to the city campus dotted with century-old acacias through its wide sprawling campus dotted with century-old acacias.
After the city tour, a delectable lunch is prepared for you at the Lab-as Seafoods, a popular restaurant by the sea, which offers live fresh crabs, oysters, and other native specialties.
www.bridgestravel.com /tours/dumaguetetours.htm   (951 words)

  
 Dumaguete, Negros Oriental, Philippines Photo Gallery by Robert Hammerslag at pbase.com
Compared to Cebu City, there seemed to be more properties available for sale and for rent, even though there seemed to be a mini real estate frenzy underway.
I was in dumaguete last month and i really miss the warm breeze of the wind and that salty smell near the bay.........................gosh!
Are you a resident of the Dumaguete vicinity?
www.pbase.com /hammerslag/dumaguete_negros_oriental   (2484 words)

  
 DUMAGUETE & SIQUIJOR: Philippines local resorts, hotels, tours, leisure, promos and events.....   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Negros Oriental is accesible by land, sea and air transportation: It is one hour and 15 minutes by plane from Manila, and 40 minutes from Cebu to Dumaguete City, capital of Negros Oriental.
Its capital, Dumaguete City, is popularly known as "The City of Gentle People!" It has a land area of 3,551 hectares and was granted a charter under RA327 which was revised under RA5797.
With the recent entry of the fast crafts to Siquijor, Larena port is becoming a hub of travelers in the province.
www.bridgestravel.com /phil-destination/dumaguete.html   (401 words)

  
 Dumaguete City wants 'Sex Scandal' stopped - Nov. 21, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In a privilege speech during a council's meeting last week, Vice Mayor William Ablong said the movie, which was partly based on the pornographic video called "Dumaguete Sex Scandal," could taint the image of Dumaguete as a university town.
The trysts supposedly happened in Cebu and Dumaguete and were captured on video, which was later edited into an hour-long porn movie.
Councilor Manuel Nelson Patrimonio suggested that the city government should ask the help of the church and religious organizations in stopping the showing of the film.
www.inq7.net /ent/2003/nov/21/ent_3-1.htm   (465 words)

  
 SCUBA DIVING DUMAGUETE
They country's top marine biology institue at the Siliman University, is found in Dumaguete, its capital, and for good reason, as it is proximate to excellent marine sites.
South of Dumaguete City is Apo Island which features walls and coral mounds.
Another first for the country is Dumaguete's aritficial tire reef built from old tires and laid just off the beach in front of Dumagute City by marine biologists of Siliman University in 1977.
www.divephil.com /dumaguet/dumaguet.html   (304 words)

  
 Welcome to www.dumaguetecity.com - A Dumaguete City, Philippines Web Site
Dumaguete City is the gateway and the capital city of the Province of Negros Oriental located at the southwestern part of the Visayas group of Islands, Philippines.
Dumaguete City is known as the "City of Gentle People".
Please note that this is not a dumaguete city fm station.
www.dumaguetecity.com   (177 words)

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