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 lanao del norte province tourist attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Maria Cristina Falls are the most splendid among Iligan City´s 20 waterfalls.
Limunsudan Falls in Rogongon, 54 kilometers from the city proper near its eastern boundary with Bukidnon and Lanao del Sur, is said to be the country´s highest waterfall at 317 meters.
It is a two-tiered fall, with a lower cascade alone higher than the 117 meter drop of Maria Cristina Falls.
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 VirtualTourist.com - glengyl_iligan's Homepage
Maria Cristina Falls is a popular landmark of the city and sometimes synonymous to the word Iligan.
Iligan is also known for its numerous waterfalls, the most famous of which is the Maria Cristina Falls, which is the main source of power for the surrounding districts and nearby provinces.
It is a two-tiered falls and one of the country"s highest waterfalls which is 870 feet high.
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 WOW Philippines :: Explore Philippines :: Description   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The Maria Cristina Falls, plunging 320 feet downward, is the main source of the city’s power.
It was harnessed by the National Power Corporation (NPC) by establishing the Maria Christina Hydroelectric Plant or Agus VI in 1950.
Sprawling on a hill which is a stone’s throw away from the beckoning beach of Mapalad, it is the first industrial plant seen upon entering the boundary of Iligan City from Misamis Oriental.
www.tourism.gov.ph /explore_phil/place_details.asp?content=description&province=100   (953 words)

  
 Bravo Canada! - Salamin
Maria Cristina falls in Iligan was the biggest one I've ever seen before this, so you could just imagine my surprise at seeing a waterfall of such gigantic proportions.
Maybe Niagara falls is about 50 times the size of Maria Cristina falls.
We took the "Maid of the Mist" boat ride, which took us near the Canadian falls (there are two, American and Canadian falls), right smack in the middle of the rapids.
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 Stanford University Libraries & Academic Information Resources:
Abstract: Cristina is about to marry and settle down when her mother dies and she realizes that she doesn't really know who she is. She moves to Buenos Aires where she quickly finds a job and after not too long, falls in love as well.
Unfortunately, the man that she falls for is not very honest and even after giving him a second chance, Cristina soon realizes she has made a mistake.
However, Maria' s mother is unaware of the REAL Juan Carlos and so she tries to find out what her daughter has married.
www-sul.stanford.edu /depts/hasrg/latinam/videos/from_uruguay.html   (13447 words)

  
 Fragile Edge A Personal Portrait of Loss on Everest :: Fragile Edge A Personal Portrait of Loss on Everest books, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Maria Cristina Assumma "Quando nacqui mia madre era a lavare le fasce al fiume il lavoro delle donne contadine nel sud d Italia"
Maria Cristina Bustos "Sedimentation and Thickening Phenomenological Foundation and Mathematical Theory Mathematical Modelling - Theory and Applications V 8"
Maria Cristina Cambiaggio "Proceedings of the XII Workshop on Nuclear Physics Iguazu Falls Argentina Aug 28 - Sept 1 1989"
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 Destinations
Nino cold springs or at Katibawasan falls and take a therapeutic dip at the Ardent hot spring or just marvel at the scene of the white island, an uninhabited white sandbar.
It has 32 waterfalls, most famous of which is the Maria Cristina Falls.
The Maria Cristina falls not only powers the industrial life of the city but also one of the most resplendent waterfalls in the country.
houseoftravel.tripod.com /destinations.htm   (841 words)

  
 TwEeThUmBsUp: The Maria Cristina Falls   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Maria gave everything she had to Cristina, her beloved sister.
Many days passed and Maria discovered that she loved him very much, which made her very sad and she went to the top of the falls and jumped.
When Cristina found out that Maria was dead, she likewise went to the top of the falls and threw herself down the deep ravine.
tweethumbsup.hannahlou.de /archives/000173.html   (1510 words)

  
 Cristina - Books, journals, articles @ The Questia Online Library
Maria Cristina Marcuzzo is Associate Professor of Economics...EXCHANGE RATES Edited by Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, Lawrence H. Officer and Annalisa...Selection and editorial matter Maria Cristina Marcuzzo, Lawrence H. Officer Annalisa...
Ballet Cristina Hoyos, City Center, New York, New York, October 14-26, 1997 by Suki John Cristina Hoyos is a legendary flamenco star, known throughout the world for the precise vigor of her dancing in the films of Carlos Saura.
But Cristina, who took to the ring when she was just...is much more cruel than what we do." Cristina, a meat-eater, made history last month...
www.questia.com /SM.qst?act=search&keywordsSearchType=1000&keywords=Cristina   (1690 words)

  
 Kids' Lightning Information and Safety
Thanks to Maria Cristina and her family, you can also read the stories in Spanish.
Gracias a María Cristina y a su familia también puedes leer estas historias en español.
I am grateful to María Cristina and her family from Bogata who are translating parts of my web site into Spanish and to Kim and Joas from Kenya and Tanzania, who are translating my web site into Kiswahili.
encarta.msn.com /weblink_762519607/Kids'_Lightning_Information_and_Safety.html   (3490 words)

  
 Northern Mindanao, Region X, Philippines
All this is powered by the hydroelectric plant at Maria Cristina Falls, "the Mother of Industry, the Fountainhead of Progress," on the Agus River, 8.5 km.
Iligan is an industrial city and port on the southeastern shore of Iligan Bay in Lanao del Norte.
Its industry is powered by the hydroelectric plant at the Maria Cristina Falls on the nearby Agus River, which apparently powers a large part of Mindanao, and produces steel and ferrous alloys, fertilizer, plywood, and cement, chiefly.
www.fotw.net /flags/ph-x.html   (590 words)

  
 Bigger digital images ... - Jun. 10, 2003
The main photo was that of Maria Cristina falls.
And from that distance, the photograph does look good, with Maria Cristinaís 320-foot waterfall and the greenery around it.
This is what our layout artist used for my giant Maria Cristina falls photo using a lowly 3-megapixel digicam.
www.inq7.net /inf/2003/jun/10/text/inf_37-1-p.htm   (1100 words)

  
 Dogpile - Web Search: Pagsanjan Fall
Pagsanjan Fall's majestic splendor, we decided to head back to "shoot the rapids", the most exciting part of the trip.
Pagsanjan Falls provides the backdrop for this hotel which hosts seminars and conventions.
fall of Bataan and Corregidor, the Pagsanjeños launched a guerilla war against the Japanese conquerors.
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 Encyclopedia: Lanao del Sur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
To the southwest lies Illana Bay, an arm of the Moro Gulf.
Found in the interior of Lanao del Sur is Lanao Lake, the largest lake in Mindanao, where the Maria Cristina Falls, the largest waterfall in the country is located.
Tower Fall in Yellowstone National Park A waterfall is usually a geological formation resulting from water, often in the form of a stream, flowing over an erosion-resistant rock formation that forms a sudden break in elevation.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Lanao-del-Sur   (1288 words)

  
 LookSmart - Search results for "maria christina hotel"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
The evening was spent settling into the Hotel Maria Christina and dining at the lofty ceiling Sanborns in the Centro Historico near the palace of fine arts.
This is the view we share, Radha Mitchell and I, as we sit gazing out of the window in her vast suite in the grand Maria Christina Hotel.
The necklace was exhibited in 1919 in the Hotel Maria Christina Autumn Show in San Sebastian where it became the talk of the town and solicited inspection from such royalty as the Queen of Spain...
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 Maria Cristina Cambiaggio -Proceedings of the XII Workshop on Nuclear Physics Iguazu Falls Argentina Aug 28 - Sept 1 ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Maria Cristina Cambiaggio -Proceedings of the XII Workshop on Nuclear Physics Iguazu Falls Argentina Aug 28 - Sept 1 1989 - Pierre Galletti
Proceedings of the XII Workshop on Nuclear Physics Iguazu Falls Argentina Aug 28 - Sept 1 1989
1: Proceedings of the XII Workshop on Nuclear Physics Iguazu Falls Argentina Aug 28 - Sept 1 1989.
www.reviewofbooks.net /292415proceedings_xii_workshop_nuclear_physics_iguazu_falls_argentina_aug_28_sept_1_1989.html   (126 words)

  
 Maria Cristina Azcona   Maria Cristina Azcona is an argentine novelist and poetess   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
Maria Cristina Azcona Maria Cristina Azcona is an argentine novelist and poetess
Maria Cristina Azcona is an argentine novelist and poetess.
A shadow breaks the air and falls to the pool.
www.thewritersclub.org /argentina/maria_cristina_azcona.htm   (260 words)

  
 Maria Cristina Falls
Positive daw silang ako iyon dahil close-up pa habang nag-aalalang inaabangan si Maria sa pintuan ng kumbento.
Ni hindi ko naman masipsip yung orange juice sa table kasi may marka ng lipistik ang baso ko.
Tawagin mo akong Maria Cristina Falls...Ako rin ang babae sa likod ng mga pangalang mithi, yumi, makahiya, Unexpected Guest, Unidentified Guest, Unwanted Guest, Uninvited Guest, windflower, passerby, inamorata, Pilipinas Pasan-Cruz, Panauhing Walang Pangalan....
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 Iligan Art Scene
The backdrop is contrasting, though, the place is blessed with rich natural resources.
Foremost of which are the Maria Cristina Falls, Tinago Falls, Mimbalot Falls and Timoga Springs.
The rapid industrial growth of Iligan had brought an influx of migrants not only from neighboring islands and cities but as far as Luzon.
www.angelfire.com /va/iligan/aboutiligan.html   (303 words)

  
 :: Welcome to Manila Bulletin Online ::
They said that most of the industries were enticed by the government in the early 70s up to the 80s to set up their businesses in Mindanao with cheap power sourced from Maria Cristina Falls and other hydroelectric power generators.
They said they could not understand why power from the Mindanao grid, which is 70 percent hydro-based and costs no more than R0.60-R0.70 per kilowatt hour to generate should be increased to R3.13.
They also said that the Maria Cristina hydroelectric plant has been fully amortized by now and that it could go on supplying cheaper power.
www.mb.com.ph /issues/2004/08/15/PROV2004081516369.html   (257 words)

  
 Cinequest VI - All In The Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
In Maria Norman's SUMMER OF MY DREAMS, Cristina is in the midst of preparing for her initiation into womanhood--"Los Quinces" in Cuban culture.
Her world is filled with momentos and photographs of her dead father and of Cuba, from where her family was exiled.
She falls for Jerry, a recently exiled cafeteria worker, of whom her mother strongly disapproves, but to Cristina, he is her connection to her romanticized past, her homeland, and to her father.
www.cinequest.org /96/catalog/family.html   (286 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Mindanao (Philippines Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
There has been considerable industrial growth on the island since the 1960s.
The extensive development of the water resources of the Lake Lanao–Agus River basin, including the harnessing of Maria Cristina Falls, has resulted in the establishment of heavy industrial plants, especially in the Iligan area.
Mineral resources include gold, nickel, zinc and manganese.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/M/Mindanao.html   (359 words)

  
 hokiesports.com - Women's Tennis   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
BLACKSBURG, Va. - The Virginia Tech women's tennis team ended its home schedule on a sour note falling 6-1 to 11th-ranked Virginia Commonwealth Sunday afternoon at the Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center.
Ginger Lowdermilk (So., Bossier City, La.) was lone winner for Tech with a 6-3, 1-6, 6-3 victory in the No. 5 match against Cristina Gago.
Zdenka Videnova (Jr., Skopje, Macedonia) dropped her No. 6 match 6-3, 6-1 to Maria Rocio-Perez.
www.hokiesports.com /wtennis/recaps/04142002aaa.html   (287 words)

  
 THE PHILTRAVEL WIZARD ~ Mindanao
Climbers and trekkers will find on its slopes forests of exotic flora, steaming geysers, rain waters lakes, swift-flowing rivers and cascading waterfalls; and at its base, Mount Apo Science Foundation, an agricultural institution surrounded by woodlands ideal for bird-watching, A plethora of waterfalls awaits the visitors to Lanao del Norte.
Its provincial capital, Iligan, is home to the legendary Maria Cristina Falls, 100 feet higher than the awesome Niagara.
Lanao del Sur, around majestic Lanao Lake, is the Islam Center of the South.
www.philtravel.net /wiz_destmindanao.htm   (396 words)

  
 Sample Page for Boldrin 2005
After the fall in fertility during the Demographic Transition, many developed countries experienced a baby bust, followed by the Baby Boom and subsequently a return to low fertility.
Here we argue that a straightforward model of technological progress leads to clear asymmetries and these asymmetries may be also the source of growth cycles.
In a simple optimization model with a representative consumer, if traders are not too risk averse, we show that the stock market will generally rise, punctuated by occasional dramatic falls.
www.econ.umn.edu /~mboldrin/Research/Current_Research/ec_growth.html   (1527 words)

  
 cristina - Auctions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-04)
cristina onassis trudeau soraya maria felix taylor - $9.99
Cristina Marocco - A Cote Du Soleil - $5.29
Extases Baroques- Motets Maria Cristina Kiehr soprano - $6.99
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 Fallaste Corazon - telenovela
He is hated by his mother in law Dona Cristina because of some recent events.
Guadalupe's hobby is to sing on the locals.
He meets and falls in love with a blind girl Leticia.
www.alma-latina.net /FallasteCorazon/FallasteCorazon.shtml   (117 words)

  
 Marvels & Tales/Index: Reviews
Bacchilega, Cristina, Postmodern Fairy Tales: Gender and Narrative Strategies (Janet L. Langlois).
Canepa, Nancy L., From Court to Forest: Giambattista Basile's Lo cunto de li cunti and the Birth of the Literary Fairy Tale (Cristina Bacchilega).
Tatar, Maria, ed., The Annotated Classic Fairy Tales (Janet L. Langlois).
www.langlab.wayne.edu /MarvelsHome/reviews.html   (1995 words)

  
 Worldisround - The Waterfalls City,Iligan - Attractions & Amusements in Philippines photos
Tinago Falls or Hidden Falls was named as "the sanctuary for weary...
Maria Christina Falls, which is the main source of power for the surroundin
everytime naa ko bisita, ako jud sila dad-on sa mga falls, tinago and maria christina, etc.
www.worldisround.com /articles/22941/index.html   (361 words)

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