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Philippines, Magellan's Cross, Cebu City

Posted by
Henry Westheim (Taichung, Taiwan) on 1 May 2016 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.

Philippines, Magellan's Cross, Cebu City, Visayas. Ferdinand Magellan, the first European explorer to arrive in the Philippines, arrived in Cebu, in 1521. He ordered his Portuguese and Spanish crew to plant this cross. King Philip of Spain later, in 1565, named Cebu as the capital of the Spanish colony.

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beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Love the perspective on this one. Interesting ceiling, too.

1 May 2016 5:13pm

@beach: Thank you very much, Beach. ^_^

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful angle, composition, perspective, colors & details!
A M A Z I N G !!!

1 May 2016 8:39pm

@omid: Thanks so much, Omid. ^_^

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8 May 2016 7:48am

@Aminus3 Discover: Thank you.