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  Liliw, Laguna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Liliw is a 4th class municipality in the province of Laguna, Philippines.
Liliw is perhaps best known for its cold water spring resorts, native homemade sweets and a sizeable shoe industry that rivals that of Marikina City.
Founded in 1571 by Gat Tayaw, the small town of Liliw is nestled at the foot of Mt.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Liliw,_Laguna   (326 words)

 Laguna (province) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Laguna is also famous among tourists for the Pagsanjan Falls, Pila, Laguna Town Plaza, the wood carvings created by the people of Paete and Pakil, the hot spring resorts in Los Baños on the slopes of Mt.
In the forests of Mount Makiling and in the waters of Laguna de Bay are an abundance of flora and fauna.
Laguna was one of the eight provinces to rise in revolt against the Spanish misrule led by Generals Paciano Rizal of Calamba, Severino Taino of Pagsanjan, Agueda Kahabagan (woman general) of Calauan, and Miguel Malvar of Batangas.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Laguna_province   (1623 words)

 Historical Background of Liliw, Laguna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
Liliw was founded in 1571 by Gat Tayaw, the eldest son of Gat Tayapan Manggop, assisted by Andres Basilan or Bansalan Humanda, Diego Mandig and Don Juan Masulong, the eldest son of Gat Tayaw.
Situated at the foot of Mount Banahaw, the town is bounded by Magdalena and Pagsanjan in the North, by Majayjay in the East, by Nagcarlan and Rizal in the South and Nagcarlan and Pila in the East.
Liliw is composed of five (5) barangays in the poblacion and twenty-eight(28) barangays in rural areas.
www.msc.edu.ph /guest/liliw/history.htm   (508 words)

 The Laguna E-Store   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
LILIW, Laguna -- Slippers can never go out of fashion, whatever season it is. One can find the some of the nicest collection of trendy slippers and shoes, not in the malls but in a small, warm town in Laguna called Liliw, a three-hour drive from Manila.
Surprisingly, although Liliw has been quietly into the footwear industry for almost 50 years now, it was only three years ago when the Liliw Tourism Council made it formal to mark an annual "Liliw Gat Tayaw Tsinelas Festival" for the town.
Liliw formally became the “Footwear capital of Laguna” through Resolution No.38-S-2003 of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan of Laguna through the Resolution No.405-S-2003 dated August 4, 2003.
www.laguna.biz.ph /liliw/mainpage.html   (264 words)

 Manila Bulletin Online
Incidentally, the growth of Liliw’s industry has resulted in a huge boost in tourism, and, consequently, resulted in the creation of the Annual Liliw Tsinelas Festival five years ago.
This year, the 5th Liliw Tsinelas Festival, held on the last week of April, featured a special documentary-type fashion show, directed by Excie, which began with a portrayal of the history of the tsinelas industry and then ended with the current trends and top designs produced by the local stores.
Places to stay at Liliw include the Batis ng Liliw and the Liliw Resort, which, apart from general resort amenities, has a bathing stream with water from the foot of Mt. Banahaw.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2006/05/05/I2006050563093.html   (918 words)

 Mabitac, Laguna - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
Mabitac is a municipality in the province of Laguna in the Philippines.
Mabitac is situated on the eastern side of the province of Laguna, 54.68 miles from Manila using Rizal Province on a winding road, and 76.43 miles using South Super Highway, Calamba and Santa Cruz, Laguna.
It became an independent municipality only in the year 1611, not by legislation, but by mutual agreement by and between the Spanish friars of both towns who were then the influential ruling class.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Mabitac   (350 words)

 YEHEY!Travel | Traveler's Journal - Where's your next stop?
A quaint, rustic province south of Metro Manila, Liliw is a remarkable place in the country that oozes with history and culture.
According to books, the small and quiet town of Liliw was established in 1571 by Gat Tayaw and was supported by Andres Basilan, Diego Mandig and Don Juan Masulong.
Known as the Footwear Capital of Laguna, Liliw’s local government, through the encouragement of the Southern Tagalog Tourism Council, conceptualized the Gat Tayaw Tsinelas Festival, which is usually held summertime.
www.yehey.com /travel/articles.aspx?id=65588   (439 words)

 Laguna District: Free Encyclopedia Articles at Questia.com Online Library   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
Capital...the nation that in the Laguna District and in Yucatan unrest was...
LAGUNA DISTRICT Span.,=lake, irrigated area in E Durango and W Coahuila states...agrarian reform until 1952, when a severe drought scorched more than half the district, turning 200,000 acres (80,940 hectares) of wheat and cotton fields into...
On the border of Coahuila is the fertile Laguna District, where vast desert basin lands are irrigated by the Nazas River.
www.questia.com /library/encyclopedia/laguna-district.jsp?l=L&p=1   (1566 words)

 KALAYAAN BARANGAY PROGRAM, LAUNCHED IN LILIW, LAGUNA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
Laguna Gov. Teresita “Ningning” S. Lazaro joins Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Sec.
This includes five (5) selected barangays of Liliw town that are the direct beneficiaries of the five primary development projects - water supply project, construction/repair of classrooms, farm-to-market road, health stations, and electrification project.
The first batch of projects in the 5 pilot areas in Liliw includes water supply development and construction of school building for Brgy.
www.laguna.gov.ph /news/2006/aug06/kalayaan.htm   (287 words)

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By JHI D. LILIW, Laguna — Slippers can never go out of fashion, whatever season it is. One can find the some of the nicest collection of trendy slippers and shoes, not in the malls but in a small, warm town in Laguna called Liliw, a three-hour drive from Manila.
At the third "Liliw Gat Tayaw Tsinelas Festival" held recently, store owners admitted that the sales escalated due to the festival.
But Vic Camello, president of Liliw Tourism Council, revealed that most of their factory workers came from Marikina, known as the "Shoe Capital of the Philippines".
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2004/06/24/TOUR2004062412576.html   (630 words)

 Laguna » Pinoy.Travel.Blog - The Filipino Guide to Philippine Destinations
This is certainly one of Laguna’s summer hotspots where local and foreign tourists visit every year.
I had a client call at Laguna earlier and I can already feel the heat of summer already especially everytime the sign “Private Pool” was flashed on us.
Rizal Shrine is the pride of Calamba, Laguna.
www.pinoytravelblog.com /category/travel-destinations/laguna   (658 words)

 Footwear makers say ‘tsinelas’ trade ‘kicking’ - 8/20/06   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
LILIW, Laguna—Two of the pioneering names in the footwear industry here have kept their enterprises alive, mainly because these continue to be lucrative.
Emma is acknowledged as one of the most successful manufacturers of slippers in Liliw and in Laguna.
This was until a doctor, Floro Brosas, had patients from various Laguna towns coming in droves to see him because of his “miraculous” healing powers.
services.inq7.net /print/print.php?article_id=16255   (1033 words)

 People vs Arves : 134628-30 : October 13, 2000 : J. Ynares-Santiago : En Banc
That she was born on September 27, 1981 at Liliw, Laguna, to Spouses REMEDIOS ARVES as mother and ORLANDO ARVES as father.
Kanlurang Bucal, Liliw, Laguna, while his six (6) children, his wife and mother-in-law were also in their house and therefore it could not have been possible for him to rape his daughter Nerissa in the presence of several persons.
Remedios even executed a Sworn Statement before the Police Station in Liliw, Laguna on September 8, 1997 to support Nerissa’s complaints, wherein she expressed her desire to testify against accused-appellant for what he did to their daughter, Nerissa.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/2000/oct2000/134628_30.htm   (3386 words)

 Town takes forward steps with the 'tsinelas'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
LILIW, Laguna -- Manufacturers, dealers and traders of this town's famous footwear products are one in saying the footwear industry in this 434-year-old municipality is a lucrative business.
These people further agree that the launching of the Liliw Gat Tayaw Tsinelas Festival three years ago, is a significant factor in the development of the industry.
Her family is among residents in Liliw who were attracted lately to venture into the business of footwear trading.
money.inq7.net /topstories/view_topstories.php?yyyy=2004&mon=04&dd=25&file=2   (730 words)

 The Footwears of Liliw » Pinoy.Travel.Blog - The Filipino Guide to Philippine Destinations » Blog Archive
Our goal is to promote each and every travel destination of the Philippine's 7,107 islands, serve as a guide to tourists and travellers, and educate the reading public about the great wonders and richness of the Philippine archipelago -- all thru the power of blogging.
Cruz (Laguna) will be worth your time and money as well (sandals and shoes are rather cheap in Liliw).
ang mga taga liliw ay masisipag lalu na sa mga negosyong kanilang inaangkat lalu na sa lambanog at ang napakamurang tsinelas kaya nga bilib na bilib ako sa mga taga liliw.
www.pinoytravelblog.com /roadtrip/42/the-footwears-of-liliw   (386 words)

 Local Government Unit: Municipality Of Liliw
Sources of income of the people of Liliw are agricultural, agro-industrial, manufacturing and other services.
Agricultural Support Facilities Considering that farming is the major source of income of the populace, there are six (6) agricultural supply stores and one (1) feeds and veterinary drugs supply stores.
Any residence of Liliw is required to secure community tax certificate yearly with a minimum fee of twenty five pesos (P25.00), if the person is working, an additional one peso for every P1,000 of his\her annual gross income is added.
elgu2.ncc.gov.ph /liliw/index.php?id1=3   (1399 words)

 Ajay’s Writings on the Wall… » Motoring to Liliw, Laguna: the ‘tsinelas’ country
On my way home to Manila, I dropped by San Pablo’s neighboring town Liliw which is just 30 minutes or so away.
Going there, we passed by the towns of Rizal, Nagcarlan (site of the Underground Cemetery) and Alaminos (where another tourism spot, the Hidden Valley is located.) Liliw is famous for being a prime producer of tsinelas (native slippers) and in fact held its annual tsinelas festival recently.
Liliw was a revelation and I didn’t regret going here a bit.
www.annalyn.net /?p=385   (494 words)

Later, the President proceeded to the Liliw municipal hall where she congratulated the residents for producing the durable slippers.
The President told the people about her picture on the front page of one of the national papers where she was wearing a "tsinelas" during her visit to the Commonwealth Market.
According to the President, she used to visit Liliw when her late father was still President of the Philippines.
www.newsflash.org /2002/03/ht/ht002421.htm   (286 words)

 Ajay’s Writings on the Wall… » Cafe Arabela : Liliw’s best-kept (open) secret
The servings were generous and you can really feel that the lady of the house didn’t scrimp on the ingredients in order to come up with an (almost) authentic Italian taste.
A little more talking to the owner and he gave us a free serving of his wife’s fudge walnut brownies, the house specialty.This proved to be a decadent indulgence of caramel, chocolate and nuts, crunchy on the top and chewy to the bite.
The owners (Camello couple) did mention that hardly any resident from Liliw visit their place, maybe because they find the fare too expensive already.
www.annalyn.net /?p=386   (859 words)

 Rizal Re-Creation Center
At the foot of Mt. San Cristobal in the quiet town of Rizal, Laguna, 10 km.
Both Mt. San Cristobal and the famous Mt. Banahaw are impressively visible from the Rizal Re-Creation Center.
To arrive at the Rizal Re-Creation Center drive into San Pablo City and head to the left of the Cathedral as you pass through the city.
www.re-creationcenter.com /map.htm   (181 words)

Production areas considered in Laguna/Quezon were Nagcarlan and Liliw in Laguna and Dolores, Quezon.
There were 30 farmers interviewed in Bukal, Nagcarlan, Laguna while there were only 14 respondents in Liliw.
There are apparrent similarities in the varieties used in Nagcarlan and Liliw.
www.bar.gov.ph /vegrde/Study_sites-Tomato.htm   (925 words)

 Fruit And Vegetables From The Tropical Forest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
The nuts are cleaned and roasted in the same way as the European chestnut, and have a similar taste.
The processed unripe fruits of unggu are eaten in Liliw, Laguna in the same way as processed green olives.
The young tender leaves of niog-niogan are cooked in the Bicol Region with coconut milk, and eaten with fish, meat or other vegetables and red peppers.
www.agnet.org /library/article/pt2003003.html   (535 words)

 Transforming Institutions for a Sustainable Future   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
FUZE is a loose group of officers and organizers of unions in economic zones (export processing zones) in Bataan, Cavite, Laguna and SBMA under the Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (TUCP).
Rosa, Laguna; San Pablo, Laguna; Cabuyao, Laguna; Majayjay, Laguna; Alaminos, Laguna; Paete, Laguna; Kawit, Cavite; Sta.
Cruz, Laguna; Biñan, Laguna; Siniloan, Laguna; Calamba, Laguna; Dasmarinas, Cavite; Luisiana, Laguna; Noveleta, Cavite; Cavite City, Cavite; Rizal, Laguna; Nagcarlan, Laguna; Pagsanjan, Laguna; Sta.
www.kms.aim.edu.ph /gdlc/Outputs/Dominador.htm   (561 words)

 Liliw, Laguna   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
Picture was taken in the resort's parking lot.
Transportation was arranged by Esmie Ilem on Jesus Good Shepherd school buses.
It was a rough ride from Imus to Liliw.
www.members.tripod.com /nfaner/pic_liliw761.htm   (109 words)

 SkyscraperCity - CALABARZON Connection: Future to Megalopolis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-01)
WYETH Philippines Inc., a subsidiary of the New Jersey-based global pharmaceutical and health-care firm, has committed to invest billions of pesos to locate its regional manufacturing hub in Canlubang Industrial Estate in Laguna, south of Manila, where it currently has facilities.
Expected to be operational by January 2009, the P3.75-billion hub is part of the first phase of Wyeth’s plan to make the Philippines its regional manufacturing center, which will supply Southeast Asia’s infant formula milk requirements.
It is an experimental laboratory where students of the University of the Philippines in Los Baños, Laguna can do their experiment.
www.skyscrapercity.com /printthread.php?t=262263&pp=25   (4168 words)

In keeping with its commitment to a single digit turnaround time from takeover, state deposit insurer Philippine Deposit Insurance Corporation (PDIC) announced that it would start servicing claims for insured deposits of depositors of the closed Rural Bank of Lilio (Liliw, Laguna) today, June 17, five working days from its takeover of the closed bank.
The PDIC advised depositors to proceed to the bank’s offices, all located in the province of Laguna, where they maintained their accounts, during the period designated.
However, PDIC informed depositors of Santiago extension office (EO) to file their claims at the premises of RB Lilio’s head office located in Bonifacio Street, Liliw, Laguna from June 17 to July 14.
www.pdic.gov.ph /whatsnew/PDIC_STARTS_PAYMENT_OF_RB_LILIO_DEPOSITORS.asp   (386 words)

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