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  along crisologo street (c) ukirsari
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vigan has about 180 ancestral houses which already became historical landmark. narrow houses with massive bricks and plaster houses and red tiled roofs from 18th century. some of them were built by chinese taipans who sold indigo, woven, gold and tobacco since centuries ago.
meanwhile calle mena crisologo was among the houses, built by person of chinese ancestry. these areas known as old mestizo district and kasanglayan [chinese quarters]

Address: along crisologo street (c) ukirsari

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  • Updated Apr 13, 2006
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