Magellan's Cross is a Christian cross planted by Portuguese, and Spanish explorers as ordered by Ferdinand Magellan upon arriving in Cebu in the Philippines in April 1521.
Magellan's Cross (Spanish: Cruz de Magallanes, Tagalog: Krus ni Magallanes) is a Christian cross planted by Portuguese and Spanish explorers as ordered by Ferdinand Magellan upon arriving in Cebu in the Philippines on (depending on source) 16 (U.S. date) or 17(Philippines date) March 1521.This cross…
One of the highlights of your Cebu trip would be this place. - Magellans Cross
This landmark holds a very big part of the history of Cebu - whereupon the arrival of Portuguese and Spanish explorers, Ferdinand Magellan planted a wooden cross upon their arrival at the island on March 15, 1521. Today, the cross is housed in an octagonal pavilion called the “kiosk”. It was…
Magellan’s Cross is one of the most recognizable symbols of Cebu City, so your trip to Cebu wouldn’t be complete without seeing it.
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“SM City Cebu, also known locally as SM Cebu, is a large shopping mall located in Cebu City, Philippines. It is the 4th shopping mall owned and developed by SM Prime Holdings, the country's largest shopping mall owner and developer. It is the company's first shopping mall outside of Metro Manila and the 7th largest shopping mall in the Philippines. Mall Hours Monday to Sunday 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM Holiday Mall Hours Nov. 29-30, Dec. 01-12, 16-19, 23, 25-30 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM Dec. 13-15, 20-22 10:00 AM to 12:00 AM Dec. 24, 31 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Jan. 01, 2020 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM ”
“This place is like a Roman style where you can see some greek architectural design. It's worth taking pictures in every corner while enjoying the nice view overlooking the whole city of Cebu.”
“its very near can walk or ride a taxi, the Ayala Mall has everything you need ”
“Fuerte de San Pedro is a military defense structure in Cebu (Philippines), built by the Spanish under the command of Miguel López de Legazpi, first governor of the Captaincy General of the Philippines. It is located in the area now called Plaza Indepedencia, in the pier area of the city. The original fort was made of wood and built after the arrival of Legazpi and his expedition. In the early 17th century a stone fort was built to repel Muslim raiders. Today's structure dates from 1738 and is the oldest triangular bastion fort in the country. It served as the nucleus of the first Spanish settlement in the Philippines. During the Philippine Revolution at the end of the 19th century, it was attacked and taken by Filipino revolutionaries, who used it as a stronghold.”
Point of Interest
“An entrance fee of Php 100.00 per person entitles the visitor to unlimited stay at the area and use of facilities like the cottages, benches, and comfort rooms. Sitting at 2,000 feet above sea level, it's a great place for relaxation and peace.”