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A 16th century military defense structure, stands witness to the valour and heroism of the Filipino through the centuries. Part of the walled city of Intramuros.
INTRAMUROS CITY, was the very first city to be built along side the Pasig River, where you will also find FORT SANTIAGO, the place where Dr. Jose Rizal, the Philippines’s national hero was held prisoner until his execution in December of 1896.
The military base for the Spanish government where the national hero Jose Rizal was incarcerated before his execution. You can see where he was imprisoned, and there’s a shrine in his honour, replicating his ancestral home.
This museum and public park was built as a stone fortress at the turn of the 17th century and marked the beginning of the walled city's riverside barricades.
Fort Santiago is a citadel first built by Spanish conquistador, Miguel López de Legazpi for the new established city of Manila in the Philippines. The defense fortress is part of the structures of the walled city of Manila referred to as Intramuros. The fort is one of the most important historical…
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