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The Old Port of Silay City

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| Brgy. Mambulak, Silay City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Cool, but bring your imagination

The previous reviews have captured the basic history well, and it seems the reviewers did a little... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John T
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Cebu City, Philippines
Once the Longest Port in The Far East (Asia)

Touted to be the longest seaport in Asia during the Philippines' Spanish era. It was once the... read more

Reviewed June 22, 2017
darrelljava
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Bacolod, Philippines
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3 weeks ago
“Cool, but bring your imagination”
Jun 22, 2017
“Once the Longest Port in The Far East (Asia)”
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| Brgy. Mambulak, Silay City, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The previous reviews have captured the basic history well, and it seems the reviewers did a little better job of timing their visit at the end of the day and low tide than I did. Still, I'm happy I sought this out. For me, this...More

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Reviewed June 22, 2017 via mobile

Touted to be the longest seaport in Asia during the Philippines' Spanish era. It was once the symbol of wealth and prosperity of Negros and The Philippines.

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Reviewed October 10, 2016

The local people in Barangay (Village) Mambulac in Silay City of the province of Negros Occidental call the old seaport as "Pantalan." The Pantalan is more than 1.7 kilometers long and was the longest wharf and one of the busiest in Asia before it was...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2015

It is believed to be the oldest port constructed in Negros Occidental. At 1.7 km long, it was said to be the longest seaport in the Philippines at the time of its completion. It was destroyed during World War II. Do not expect a five-start...More

9  Thank jblaza
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