The City of Vigan is a 5th class city located in Philippines in the province of Ilocos Sur.
Vigan is a small quiet city that has plenty to offer from Spanish-era mansions, antique shops, cobblestone streets and kalesa or horse drawn carriages. In fact, if you have any doubt of its beauty you just have to confirm with the Philippine government and the Unesco, who have declared this beauty to be a historic and a world heritage site respectively. The ancient history of Philippines is reflected through the city’s baroque churches and Spanish colonial architecture. Did you know that Vigan is known to be one of the best surviving instances of a Spanish colonial town in Asia. (more…)