Online community for Albayanos.
Bicol Region Tourist Destinations
A list and descriptions of popular tourist sites in the Bicol Region, southeastern Luzon, Philippines
Contains tourist information and survival guide on Mayon Volcano and Legazpi City.
...Albay already had a thriving civilization evident in the archaeological...middle Pleistocene age between...excavated in various sites and the first people that explored this place were the Bikolanos living in the Cagraray Islands...Albay was called Ibat which was ruled by Gat Ibal, a very old chief. In time...covered the entire Bicol Region when it was known as Ibalon...
Provincial Government of Albay
...as ‘Albay’, officially came existence in 1663. Known then as Ibalon it was renamed by Royal Decree. Before that, from 1569, as Ibalon it was the mother of the Bicol Region...
The Legacy Of Sr. Don Higino Templado
A biographical sketch of Sr. Don Higino Templado, Gobernadorcillo de Tiwi, Albay, Philippines (1879-1884).
Official website promoting tourism to Albay.