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  Camiguin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Camiguin is a small island province of the Philippines in the Northern Mindanao region.
Its capital is Mambajao and it is the second-smallest province both in population and land area.
In 1958, it became a sub-province and in 1968, a full-fledged province with Mambajao as its provincial capital.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Camiguin   (867 words)

 Camiguin Island, Philippines   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Camiguin Island is a picturesque volcanic island situated off the north coast of Mindanao.
Camiguin is a volcanic island with seven volcanoes dominating the rugged, hilly terrain.
Mambajao was not established until 1855 but it grew quickly to be the busiest part in Northern Mindanao in early 1900's.
www.backpackingforlife.com /asia/special/camiguin/camiguin.html   (1241 words)

 Philippine Provinces   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Lanzones Festival (Mambajao, Camiguin): The main source of livelihood by the town's residents, lanzones, is celebrated in this apt though amusing festival.
Camiguin may no longer be a secret, but it has retained its wild, natural beauty, thanks to developers who have so far left it alone.
Camiguin is a pear-shape volcanic island lying in the Bohol Sea, some 54 kms.
www.bpre.gov.ph /scripts/phistory.asp?codeprov=CA   (1238 words)

 CAMGUIN: Closest thing to paradise
Camiguin is a pear-shaped volcanic island, thus it is also known as the “island born of fire.” It is about 300 sq.
Sagay was formally established as a town in 1848; Mambajao in 1855 and Mahinog in 1860.
Camiguin is the highest among the provinces of Region 10 in domestic arrivals during the second quarter of the year mainly because of its Panaad Festival held every Lenten Season.
users.telenet.be /pinoy-pinay/news/20031123d.htm   (1342 words)

 Camiguin's Tourist Attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Camiguin is a small island province of the Philippines located in northern Mindanao.
Camiguin is often described as a unique combination of unspoiled beauty and old charm.
The 1,250 meters slope; loose rocks and boulders are among the challenges to the climber.
www.streetwise-travelandtours.com /camiguin.htm   (349 words)

 SOCIO-ECONOMIC AND PHYSICAL PROFILE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Mambajao is the capital of the province and occupies about 38 percent of the total land area of the province.
Camiguin is said to be the Philippines’ most beautiful island – a virtual paradise – as the island allows the visitor to experience a sample of untouched beauty in its entirety.
The lone airport in the province is in Lumad, Poblacion, Mambajao.
home.websprinter.net /~dti10/cam/camprof.htm   (3335 words)

 Camiguin Province
The island is separated from mainland Mindanao in the south by Gingoog and Macajalar Bays, in the east by Butuan Bay, and from the Visayas in the north by the Bohol Sea.
In 1995, the population of Camiguin was 68,039, exceeding the official projection of 67,843 made by the National Statistics Office.
This was followed by the municipality of Catarman with a population of 14,756 (21.7% of Camiguin's population).
hawaiianwebmaster.com /province.html   (1853 words)

 Secret Cove Beach Resort Camiguin - the Island
Camiguin Island is a unique combination of unspoiled beauty and old world charm.
Although agriculture has been the dominant industry in Camiguin Island, Tourism is emerging as the potential export earner for the island.
Camiguin's long isolation enabled a number of unique plant and animal species to survive the island, making it one of the few true eco-tourism destinations left in the region.
www.secretcovecamiguin.net /en/island.htm   (539 words)

Mambajao is the capital of the province of Camiguin.
Of the five municipalities in Camiguin, Mambajao is the largest in terms of population size.
In 1995 the population of Mambajao was 27,770 or 40.8 percent of the total population of Camiguin.
hawaiianwebmaster.com /mambajao.html   (795 words)

 Philippine Travel
A big bowl of oats mixed with Camiguin honey topped with fresh fruits and milk (she must have a secret ingredient, it is very yummy).
She is reliable, honest and shares a wealth of Camiguin info, and has climbed all of Camiguin’s 7 volcanoes.
Camiguin's lanzones are said to be the sweetest in the Philippines.
philippine-vacations.hypermart.net /camiguin2.htm   (1363 words)

 Johnny's Dive 'N' Fun - Nature Tours
Camiguin Island is home to some of the best biking in the Philippines.
Camiguin Island is blessed with the availability of local big-game fishing opportunities.
Camiguin’s mountain ranges, rivers and waterfalls are the perfect backdrop for the latest rage in adventure tours — Canyoning.
www.johnnysdive.com /nature_tours.htm   (505 words)

 WOW Philippines :: About the Departmetn of Tourism :: Investments :: Investment Areas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Bohol is northwest of Camiguin and southeast of Cebu.
Camiguin is a tiny pearl-shaped volcanic outcrop off the north coast of Mindanao.
Tax credit of 10% of total cost of infrastructure to be deducted from the future real property tax liability of the registered enterprise within a period of five years starting from the date of the expiration of the tax exemption of the registered enterprise; provided that said infrastructure shall be open to public use.
www.tourism.gov.ph /dot/inv_cebu.asp   (733 words)

 Camiguin Island Travel Guide, Tropical Camiguin Island Tourist Attractions
Camiguin is an island paradise surrounded by natural wonders like hot springs, waterfalls, and volcanic landscapes.
Camiguin is only 35 minutes by airplane from Mactan (Cebu) International Airport.
The Island of Camiguin is surrounded by seven volcanoes, the most famous of which is Mt. Hibok-Hibok which rises to 1, 250m above sea level.
www.lakbaypilipinas.com /travel_camiguin.html   (888 words)

 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::
According to police sources here, the police said to be reeking with liquor, went to the Mambajao police office to allegedly conduct a headcount of duty personnel.
Most of the personnel, however, were not at the Mambajao police office compound at the time but were detailed as security for the Viva Hot Babes concert at the ABC Gym.
Mambajao Mayor Noordin Efigenio Romualdo, who heard of the incident, went to the police office compound to pacify the police official and asked him to conduct the count if there was no activity and all the policemen were staying at their posts.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2005/09/14/PROV2005091444364.html   (356 words)

 Positive News Media : Phil-Canada : Camiguin folks warmly welcome PGMA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
MAMBAJAO, Camiguin, Oct. 20 (PNA) - Residents of this idyllic paradise island province warmly welcomed President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo who flew in here this morning to grace the opening of their four-day 26th Lanzones Festival.
The Camiguin Polytechnic State College dance contingent, the grand champion of last year's Lanzones Festival streetdancing contest, then came alive with an impressive dance and song number.
Romualdo, who called the President "the number one promoter of tourism," thanked her for including Camiguin in the shortlist of the country’s primary tourist destinations now being actively promoted by the Department of Tourism (DOT).
www.positivenewsmedia.ca /artman/publish/article_794.shtml   (415 words)

 G.R. No. 110170   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The bone of contention in this petition is the alleged erroneous dismissal of petitioner's appeal by respondent Commission because of the failure of petitioner to file a notice of appeal before the Regional Trial Court of Mambajao, Camiguin which, in turn, dismissed the election protest of petitioner for non-payment of docket fees.
Second, it has been shown and it is not even denied that the Regional Trial Court of Camiguin, as well as the counsel for private respondent, was furnished copies of the appeal brief which were sent by registered mail on October 17, 1992, within the reglementary period to appeal.
In the case at bar, it cannot be gainsaid that the sum of P200.00 was attached to the petition mailed to the Regional Trial Court of Camiguin and this fact was even acknowledged by the Clerk of Court thereof when he requested herein petitioner to pay the balance of the correct docket fee.
www.lawphil.net /judjuris/juri1994/feb1994/gr_110170_1994.html   (2758 words)

 Province of Camiguin (Island Born of Fire)
His tour at the legislature stretched for three terms from 1985 to 1998, during which time he authored some of the country's landmark bills and legislative acts.
Among the laws he principally authored were RA 6657 on the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law, RA 6656 on the Security of Tenure of civil servants, RA 6939 creating the CDA and the Cooperative Code, and RA 7923 creating state colleges in Camiguin.
He was elected Governor of the Province of Camiguin in 1998 and now sits as chairperson of the Provincial Development Council and the different provincial boards.
www.camiguin.gov.ph /gov.html   (234 words)

 Johnny's Dive 'N' Fun - Camiguin Island Philippines
Mambajao, at 1,500 meters, is Camiguins highest peak and only recommended for the serious trekker.
Many a visitor has said that if only Camiguin had white sand beaches (we do have a few — just need to know where to go) it would be packed with tourists.
We think our clean, spacious and unspoiled beaches are among the best to be found and are thankful they aren’t packed wall to wall with bodies.
www.johnnysdive.com /activities.htm   (498 words)

 Teresian Association
MAMBAJAO, Camiguin (September, 2003).- About fifty participants attended a one-day seminar on the familiarization of the official national catechism, Catechism for Filipino Catholics (CFC), August 3rd, 2003.
It was held in the Auditorium of Fatima College of Camiguin in Mambajao, Camiguin Island.
Upon the group’s insistence for a continuation of the same activity, the next CFC seminar-workshop was proposed with an overnight option during the semestral break this October 2003 and it will be held in Covadonga Center for Culture and Spirituality in Mandumol Heights, Cagayan de Oro City which is run by the Teresian Association.
www.institucionteresiana.org /asp_en/espiritualidad/ver_espiritualidad.asp?idprincipal=110   (380 words)

 touchkey's other side: reminds me home
the news article is well written and entitled "the best of camiguin".
because almost of the things mentioned quiet reminisce me when i was still there at camiguin island.
the article mention this camiguin highland resort as relatively regarded as camiguin island's finest.
touchkey.blogspot.com /2005/05/reminds-me-home.html   (558 words)

 The Philippine Governors' Profile 2001-2004
Nevertheless, his brilliance commenced to glitter when he was introduced to Mambajao Elementary School, where he was found to be a bright boy and even in high school at Ateneo de Cagayan he excelled despite the tiresomeness of his toil as working student.
The halls of Congress were explete with brilliance and sensibility when he served as Member of the House of Representatives for three consecutive terms from 1985 to 1998 during which he chaired various vital committees and authored landmark bills and legislative acts which became laws.
Sensing the need of his daily presence in the province of Camiguin by his constituents, he ran for Governor in the elections of May 1998 and to date he is still the Chief Executive of the province.
www.lpp.gov.ph /govs/romualdo.html   (438 words)

 Camaguin Province
Camiguin, a smaller island off the northern coast, hosts five towns.
Camiguin also contains seven volcanoes which have featured prominently in its history.
The name is derived from the name of a tree akin to ebony.
www.kykofc.com /kentucky/koc_sites/int/Philippines/camaguin.htm   (46 words)

 Paradise Found on Camiguin Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Here is a story by Jack Williams about his trip to Camiguin Island in January of 2005.
The festival is centered around the lanzones, a fruit with pale brown skin and a sweet translucent flesh, which is the main income source of Mambajao.
The town is draped with fruits during the Lanzones Festival which highlights locally grown produce, indigenous sports, folk dancing and a grand parade, choosing a festival beauty queen brings the celebration to choose.
www.camiguinisland.net   (562 words)

 English   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
The Mercy Grace Christian Foundation was founded in April 2002 in Quiboro, a suburb of Mambajao on Camiguin Island in the Southern Philippines.
The foundations priority is to enable children from poor families to go to school.
That is the only possibility for the children to leave the cycle of poverty they were born in.
www.mgc-foundation.org /html/english.html   (55 words)

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On October 11, 1977, petitioners’ predecessor-in-interest, the late Jose L. Madarieta II filed with the Court of First Instance, Branch IV, Camiguin (now Regional Trial Court, Branch 28, Mambajao, Camiguin) a complaint for quieting of title, injunction and damages against respondents.
After answer to the complaint, the trial court conducted trial on the merits until termination of the case, but was unable to decide the case due to the retirement of the presiding judge.
On July 26, 1996 the trial court dismissed the action for revival, Civil Case No. 526, ruling that the earlier action, Civil Case No. 245, cannot be revived because it is barred by the finality of the latter case’s dismissal, which is tantamount to an adjudication on the merits.
www.supremecourt.gov.ph /jurisprudence/2000/feb2000/126443_feb.htm   (820 words)

 TRAVEL: Dream Catching in the Enigmata Creative Circle, Camiguin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
It was already past noon when I arrived at the Enigmata Creative Circle (formerly known as Tarzan’s Nest Resort) in Mambajao, Camiguin.
My second night in Camiguin was mostly spent inside the Sunflower room drinking rose water during conversations about art, life, cultures and everything in between.
Because it is in Camiguin, in the Enigmata tree house that I realized that transience has no end.
www.mindanews.com /2003/08/31anws-enigmata.html   (1317 words)

 VMEPD Main Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Prior to the eruption of Hibok-Hibok Volcano in September 1948 a seismic monitoring station was already established in Mambajao, Camiguin.
Hibok-Hibok Volcano Observatory (HVO), located at the northeast slope of the volcano in Quiboro, Mambajao was constructed in 1975.
Monitoring devices in the observatory consist of a short period seismograph, a water tube tiltmeter, rain gauges, a short wave radio transceiver and a service jeep.
www.phivolcs.dost.gov.ph /VMEPD/vmepd/hvo.htm   (154 words)

 Captivating Camiguin
Strategically settled at barangay Yumbing in Mambajao, Camiguin Beach Club boasts of its century-old bita-ob trees that provide a cool shroud over the swimming pool.
Jacinto Jamero, this is the only resort in Camiguin that has its own natural beachfront with a boardwalk where guests can enjoy the magnificent scenery of the famous White Island some two kilometers off into the sea.
As part of Camiguin’s annual celebration for Panaad during Holy Thursdays and Good Fridays, devotees from the island and nearby regions pay a visit to every Cross of the 14 stations, by trekking the walkway leading to the peak of Old Vulcan.
www.thefreeman.com /lifestyle/story-20040329-16643.html   (928 words)

 PHNO: Gloria's Corner   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Speaking at a program commemorating the annual Lanzones Festival here, the President that the beautiful island of Camiguin does not depend too much on international tourist arrivals but on local and domestic tourists, saying that the famous and sweet lanzones, which is the greatest come-on of the island, is a gift from heaven.
Now on its third phase, the President said the projects of the Spanish government have been contributing to the improvement of the lives of the people of Camiguin.
According to the Spanish Ambassador, their projects in Camiguin are the most project in the Philippines.
www.newsflash.org /2001/10/pe/pe002074.htm   (319 words)

 Hibok-hibok Volcano
MAMBAJAO, CAMIGUIN ISLAND, Nothern Mindanao (09°12.2'N - 124°40.5'E) Peak Elevation: 1,332 m asl
Mt. Mambajao - lies at the center of Camiguin Island
The danger zones cover ten barangays in Mambajao Town, and eleven barangays of Catarman.
www.phivolcs.dost.gov.ph /vmepd/qrn/hibok.htm   (163 words)

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