Entertainment Capital of the Central Luzon
The Province of Pampanga-the Philippines’ Culinary Capital would never be completed without the existence or presence of Angeles City. The city of Angeles is a highly-urbanized and first class metropolis. An international airport (Diosdado Macapagal International Airport) made the city very accessible to international visitors and potential business investors. The city was also the former home of the largest United States army facility and for this reason, the city, especially in Subic Bay, is loaded with first class amenities and buildings.
Sites to See and Visit in Angeles City
The city of Angeles had a very colorful history being located at the central part or area of Luzon. Both the Spanish and American regime had left the place a big dent in the place’s culture. The following places would give a sort of a glimpse of the history that shaped Angeles City. Parade Ground of Fort Stotsenburg (name after Colonel John M. Stotsenburg) was then the permanent quarters of the American fleet in Sapang Bato, Angeles City. It was the venue for significant celebrations even before the establishment of the Philippine-American bases. The Old Pamintuan Residence was considered the seat of the First Philippine Republic under General Aguinaldo way back 1899. It was also Major General Arthur MacArthur, Jr.’s (father of General Douglas MacArthur) Central Headquarter. Nowadays, it is now the Central Bank of the Philippines that occupies the location. The main landmark of the Angeles City is the Salakot Arch. It was a commemorative edifice about the America-Philippines agreement regarding military the bases. Today, the structure serves as the symbol of the renewed Filipino spirit.
Angeles City in the World Wide Web
There are actually a lot of internet sites attributed to Angeles City. One of the best websites of the city of Angeles (http://www.angelescitysite.com/) provides easy access to the places’ information and some related facts. The site is literally navigated with just few clicks. There is a tab for photos of the city (Photo Gallery), a tab for map (Map of Angeles), a tab for noted sited (What to see), a section for available activities in Angeles City (‘What to do’ tab), since Angeles City is situated in the Culinary Capital of the Philippines there is a ‘Where to eat’ tab to access and a ‘Getting there tab to make sure of the way going to the city of Angeles. Certainly, this site is jump packed of stuffs tourists are looking for.