Baker's Hill is a famous hang out place in Palawan, known for their freshly baked goodies like hopia, munchies and crinkles. It is located on top of a...
Fort Pilar was a military defence fortress used by the Spaniards during the 17th century. It was intended as a defense against pirates and raiders coming from different areas in Mindanao. It also served as a shrine to Our Lady of the Pillar - the patron virgin of Spain. The Spanish colonizers eventually left the fort after surrendering the Philippines to the United States of America.
The old building still stands today serving as a historical landmark. Local rumors claim that the Virgin Mary has made miraculous appearances in the fort.
HOW TO GET THERE
Fort Pilar is one of Zamboanga City's most important landmarks. Zamboanga is accessible by bus travel from almost any point in Mindanao.