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Spanish Church Ruins of Pudtol, Apayao – A Testament to Tribal Resiliency

Posted on April 18, 2012

Pudtol Church in Apayao was abandoned in 1815 due to persistent attacks by the Isneg tribespeople The ruins are overgrown with tree roots Like Abra and Quirino, Apayao is one of the most overlooked provinces in Luzon, more so in the tourist circuit. Most people have no idea about this place, other than the fact that this landlocked province used to be attached to Kalinga. Surprisingly, a number of its northern lowland towns are very accessible from the national highwayRead More