Tag Archives: Corregidor Island Philippines

Battlefield Tours – My Trip To Corregidor Island, Philippines (Part 2)

Filipino Heroes Hall

Corregidor  is a rocky, tadpole-shaped, three mile-long and 1 ½ miles at its widest point,  island strategically located at the entrance of Manila Bay facing the China Sea and flanked by the provinces of Bataan and Cavite. It’s name came from the Spanish word “coregir” meaning to correct, since the island was a checkpoint for vessels entering Manila Bay during ... Read More »

Battlefield Tours – My Trip To Corregidor Island, Philippines (Part 1)

Participating in battlefield tours has always been my dream since childhood. Being a war history aficionado, I dreamed of visiting the battlefields, war graves, memorials and the last resting places of the fallen heroes. There are a lot of battlefields in the Philippines but I prefer to visit the island of Corregidor  not only for historical but more of a sentimental ... Read More »