Bohol

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Bohol is a 1st provincial income class island province of the Philippines located in the Central Visayas region, consisting of the island itself and 75 minor surrounding islands.wikipedia
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Legislative districts of Bohol

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The province of Bohol is a first-class province divided into 3 congressional districts, comprising 1 component city and 47 municipalities.
The Legislative Districts of Bohol are the representations of the province of Bohol in the various national legislatures of the Philippines.

Central Visayas

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Bohol is a 1st provincial income class island province of the Philippines located in the Central Visayas region, consisting of the island itself and 75 minor surrounding islands.
It consists of four provinces (Cebu, Bohol, Negros Oriental, and Siquijor) and three highly urbanized cities (Cebu City, Lapu-Lapu, and Mandaue).

Chocolate Hills

Chocolate Hills Natural Monument
The Chocolate Hills, numerous mounds of brown-coloured limestone formations, are the most popular attraction.
The Chocolate Hills (Mga Bungtod sa Tsokolate, ) are a geological formation in the Bohol province of the Philippines.

2013 Bohol earthquake

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On 15 October 2013, Bohol was devastated by a 7.2 magnitude earthquake whose epicenter was 6 km south of Sagbayan town.
The 2013 Bohol earthquake occurred on October 15 at 8:12:31 PST in Bohol, an island province located in Central Visayas, Philippines.

Philippine tarsier

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The Philippine tarsier, amongst the world's smallest primates, is indigenous to the island.
It is found in the southeastern part of the archipelago, particularly on the islands of Bohol, Samar, Leyte and Mindanao.

Panglao Island

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Panglao Island, located just southwest of Tagbilaran, is famous for its diving locations and is routinely listed as one of the top ten diving locations in the world.
It is within Bohol Province, and comprises two municipalities: Dauis and Panglao.

Carlos P. Garcia

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It was the home province of Carlos P. Garcia, the eighth president of the Republic of the Philippines (1957–1961) who was born in Talibon, Bohol.
García entered politics in 1925, scoring an impressive victory to become Representative of the Third District of Bohol.

Sandugo

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The island was the seat of the first international treaty of peace and unity between the native king Datu Sikatuna and Spanish conquistador Miguel López de Legazpi on 16 March 1565 through a blood compact alliance known today by many Filipinos as the Sandugo. This event, called the Sandugo ("one blood"), is celebrated in Bohol every year during the Sandugo Festival.
The Sandugo was a blood compact, performed in the island of Bohol in the Philippines, between the Spanish explorer Miguel López de Legazpi and Datu Sikatuna the chieftain of Bohol on March 16, 1565, to seal their friendship as part of the tribal tradition.

Tamblot

One was the Tamblot Uprising in 1621, led by Tamblot, a babaylan or native priest.
Tamblot was a babaylan or native priest from Bohol, Philippines, who led the Tamblot Uprising in 1621 to 1622 during the Spanish era.

Dagohoy rebellion

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The other was the famous Dagohoy Rebellion, considered the longest in Philippine history.
Led by Francisco Dagohoy, or Francisco Sendrijas, this rebellion took place in the island of Bohol from 1744 to 1829, roughly 85 years.

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Bohol is a 1st provincial income class island province of the Philippines located in the Central Visayas region, consisting of the island itself and 75 minor surrounding islands.
Native mammals include the palm civet cat, the dugong, the cloud rat and the Philippine tarsier associated with Bohol.

Siquijor

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It became a separate politico-military province on 22 July 1854 together with Siquijor.
To the north of Siquijor is Cebu, to the west is Negros, northeast is Bohol, and to the south, across the Bohol Sea, is Mindanao.

Sandugo Festival

Bohol Sandugo Celebration
This event, called the Sandugo ("one blood"), is celebrated in Bohol every year during the Sandugo Festival.
The Sandugo Festival is an annual historical celebration that takes place every year in Tagbilaran City on the island of Bohol in the Philippines.

Robert L. Eichelberger

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On 31 May 1945, the Bohol Area Command was officially deactivated upon orders of Lt. General Robert L. Eichelberger, Commanding General of the Eighth United States Army, together with the regular and constable troops of the Philippine Commonwealth Army, Philippine Constabulary, and the Boholano guerrillas.
As Commanding General of the newly formed Eighth Army, Eichelberger led the invasion of the Southern Philippines clearing the islands of Mindoro, Marinduque, Panay, Negros, Cebu and Bohol.

Miguel López de Legazpi

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The island was the seat of the first international treaty of peace and unity between the native king Datu Sikatuna and Spanish conquistador Miguel López de Legazpi on 16 March 1565 through a blood compact alliance known today by many Filipinos as the Sandugo.
The Spaniards then proceeded to Limasawa and were received by Datu Bankaw, then to Bohol, where they befriended Datu Sikatuna (or Catunao ) and Rajah Sigala.

Bohol Fault System

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According to official reports by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC), 57 people died in Bohol, and 104 were injured, The Great Wall of Bohol or "North Bohol Fault" is a reverse fault was discovered on 15, October 2013 during the "2013 Bohol earthquake", It became one of the tourist attraction in Bohol province
Bohol Fault System, or also known as (BFS), is a reverse fault system in Bohol province, Philippines.

Datu Sikatuna

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The island was the seat of the first international treaty of peace and unity between the native king Datu Sikatuna and Spanish conquistador Miguel López de Legazpi on 16 March 1565 through a blood compact alliance known today by many Filipinos as the Sandugo.
Datu Sikatuna (or Catunao) as the Datu (chief of the Indianized Philippine polity) in the island of Bohol in the Philippines.

List of World Heritage Sites in the Philippines

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These people were responsible for the Anda petrographs which are one of the most important indigenous rock writing in the country.

Mansasa, Tagbilaran

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Boholanos already had a culture of their own as evidenced by artifacts unearthed at Mansasa, Tagbilaran, and in Dauis and Panglao.
Barangay Mansâsâ is one of the 15 districts or barangays of Tagbilaran City, capital of the province of Bohol, in the Philippines.

Abatan River

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The largest river, the Inabanga River, runs in the northwestern part of the province; the Loboc River drains the center of the island to the mid-southern coast; the Abatan River runs in the southwest, and Ipil River in the north.
The Abatan River is a river in eastern Bohol, Philippines.

Bohol Sea

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To the west of Bohol is Cebu, to the northeast is the island of Leyte and to the south, across the Bohol Sea, is Mindanao.
It lies south of Bohol and Leyte and north of Mindanao.

Inabanga River

The largest river, the Inabanga River, runs in the northwestern part of the province; the Loboc River drains the center of the island to the mid-southern coast; the Abatan River runs in the southwest, and Ipil River in the north.
The Inabanga River is the largest river in Bohol, Philippines.

Rajah Sikatuna Protected Landscape

Rajah Sikatuna
The Rajah Sikatuna Protected Landscape protects Bohol's largest remaining lowland forest and can be found in the island's southern portion near Bilar.
The Rajah Sikatuna Protected Landscape is a protected landscape area of forested limestone hills, grasslands and natural springs in the island province of Bohol in the Central Visayas region of the Philippines.

Bansaan

Bansaan Island
Bansaan is a boomerang-shaped island located in the off the mid-northern coast of Bohol Island,.

Loboc River

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The largest river, the Inabanga River, runs in the northwestern part of the province; the Loboc River drains the center of the island to the mid-southern coast; the Abatan River runs in the southwest, and Ipil River in the north.
The Loboc River (also called Loay River ) is a river in the Bohol province of the Philippines.