As a part of its restoration program, the Division of Tourism (DOT) not too long ago rolled out its new program, Lakbay-Lahi, Philippine Expertise: Heritage, Tradition and Arts Caravan, throughout the archipelago’s completely different areas.
In Zamboanga Peninsula, the DOT regional workplace held the “Laag Na! Dali sa Dipolog, Dapit sa Dapitan” (L4D), a localized model of the nationwide program to instill ‘delight of place’ amongst residents of Dipolog and Dapitan Cities in Zamboanga del Norte.
Thirty representatives from tourism organizations, tour operators, on-line, print, and broadcast media airline firms, and DOT officers and personnel participated within the exercise and skilled the tour’s 5 components, specifically meals tourism; wellness; tradition, folks and heritage; arts and music; and leisure and journey.
The group visited Dapitan Metropolis Corridor, welcomed by Mayor Seth Frederick Jalosjos, and loved the world-class amenities of Dakak Resort and Seashore Park, Villa Angelina Luxurious Suites, the 18-hole Dakak Golf, and Nation Membership, and Wonderful Fantasyland theme park.
For a journey down reminiscence lane, the individuals went to historic spots equivalent to Rizal Shrine, the place the nationwide hero Dr Jose Rizal was exiled from 1892-96, the general public plaza which accommodates the aid map of Mindanao designed by Rizal, the St. James Church, Punto del Desembarco the place Rizal landed to start his exile.
A brand new must-see is Balay Hamoy Museum which the Nice Malayan frequented to satisfy his good friend Don Mariano Hamoy and spend bonding moments along with his household.
In Dipolog Metropolis, the itinerary included the Dipolog Faculty of Fisheries, Demo Farm, Cathedral of the Holy Rosary, the Dipolog Metropolis Corridor and Museum, and the Dipolog Boulevard Advanced for a product presentation with Rondalla makers, Pamansalan weavers of Nito handicrafts, and native tour operators.
The four-day exercise is supported by the provincial authorities of Zamboanga del Norte, town governments of Dapitan and Dipolog, and RomGarJal Growth Corp.
The Lakbay-Lahi tour can be formally launched in ZamPen within the first quarter of the yr, the place the areas’ high locations can be visited by tourism organizations, media practitioners, native authorities models, and trade companions.