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Aerial View of Iloilo Commercial Business District


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Aerial View of Iloilo Commercial Business District

The city of Iloilo grows very fast. Shes like a little you girl you know and now shes grown to be a woman.

Three years ago, this area was open grass and trees. Paseo grew bars and shops, Iloilo Business Hub had only Richmonde Hotel and lots of publicity on an uncompleted Iloilo Convention Center. Adjacent is Smallvile the bustling night experience of the City. Continue reading

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Iloilo River Esplanade Landscapes and Lamps


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Urban Public Spaces: Iloilo Jogging and Bike Trails


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Public Urban Spaces: Iloilo Jogging and Bike Trails

Iloilo promotes Biking - Healthy Lifestyle

Iloilo promotes Biking – Healthy Lifestyle

Walking Together

Humans have been walking for thousands of years. Since man started to walk, he has discovered its therapeutic ability to calm one’s emotion, to regulate blood circulation and maintain balance for the body. It is a journey, an activity enjoyed in isolation or in fellowship with friends and family.

As cities grew into urban settlements, the availability of open urban spaces has been threatened by the necessity of commercial activity. The increasing demand for services and goods resulted in the Industrial Revolution. And as earnings and production was the focus, it wiped out the remaining open space in major cities in Europe. As the cities’ greed for more economic prosperity, people’s health and well-being were compromised. Only the rich upper class could afford to have gardens and so the disappearance of the Urban Public Space. With the mass production of cars, people began to walk less and do “office” jobs – managing production.

Iloilo River Esplanade Landscapes and Lamps

Iloilo River Esplanade Landscapes and Lamps

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