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Hinigaran, Negros Occidental: Admiring the Grandeur of St. Mary Magdalene Church

Posted on July 20, 2015

On my long bus trip from Bacolod to Sipalay to visit Sugar Beach and go scuba diving, I couldn’t help but notice the town church of Hinigaran – dubbed as the “Gateway to Southern Negros” – so I made sure to drop by on my return. Admired from the outside, St. Mary Magdalene Church is a squat and imposing structure sitting right at the edge of the National Highway. The church was first established in 1848, constructed out of light materials.Read More