Nayong Pilipino or the “Philippine Village” was conceived by former First Lady Imelda R. Marcos and her committees of Filipino planners and architects to propagate Filipino traditions and to promote domestic tourism. The site of the original Nayong Pilipino was located in MIA Road, Pasay City, adjacent to the airport complex. Nayong Pilipino Foundation (NPF)… Read more
These are projects of Marcos that were later neglected by presidents after him.
SCULPTOR Anselmo Bayang Day-ag, Sr. built the Marcos bust in La Union, Lion's head in Baguio City, Eagle arch in La Union, Battle of Mactan in Cebu, Quezon memorial in Hundred Islands, Pangasinan, and Yamashita shrine in Kiangan, Ifugao, to name a few. Anselmo, a third generation Ilongot of the Isinay stock, was born in Bambang, Nueva Vizcaya,… Read more
Isa sa proyekto na binuksan noong kapanahunan ng Martial Law ay ang Planetarium. Ayon kay dating Pangulong Ferdinand E. Marcos, mahalaga ang Planetarium upang magkaroon ng magandang laboratoryo ang mga estudyante sa kursong astronomiya. The idea of putting up a modern Planetarium in Manila was conceived in 1970’s by the former National Museum Director Godofredo Alcasid… Read more
The Folk Arts Theater is also known as "The Tanghalang Francisco Balagtas". It is one of the performance venues of the Cultural Center of the Philipines (CCP). This covered proscenium amphitheater is where entertainment such as popular concerts, musicals and plays are usually staged. The theater takes its name from Francisco Baltazar also known as… Read more
Ang unang Manila Light Rail Transit Sytem ay ang LRT-1 na binuksan noong December 1, 1984 kung saan ang ruta ay mula Baclaran hanggang Central Terminal lamang. At noong May 12, 1985 ay binuksan na rin ang Central Terminal to Monumento na ruta. Manila Light Rail Transit System Line 1 Stations Ang… Read more
Ang Calauit Island Safari Park ay matatagpuan sa probinsya ng Palawan. Ito ay binuksan noong 1976, kapanahunan ng Martial Law, at may lawak na 3.7 hectares. Ang Safari Park na ito ay may 108 na hayop, sa walong uri, na mula pa sa bansang Kenya. Map of Calauit Island Safari Park Ang Calauit Island… Read more
Noong 1972, inihayag ni dating pangulong Ferdinand E. Marcos ang Executive Order No. 381 upang paunlarin ang Manila International Airport (MIA) para matugunan ang pangangailangan sa susunod na henerasyon. Kaya noong 1973, gumawa ng pagsusuri ang Airways Engineering Corporation. Ang detalye ng disenyo ng proyektong paliparan ay hawak ng Renardet-Sauti/Transplan/F.F. Cruz Consultants habang ang disenyo ng… Read more