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GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION: Located at the northernmost part of Cagayan, near Babuyan Channel.
Nearest airport: Tuguegarao Airport
Major road networks:
CLIMATE AND WEATHER:
HOTELS AND RESORTS: Tesda Hotel, Hotel Aparri, Ryan Hotel, St Patrick Garden Hotel and Verzosa Hotel
TOURIST ATTRACTIONS: Philippine crocodoile, Fuga Island
FIESTAS AND EVENTS:
-The Bangkarera Festival of the municipality of Aparri (May 10th) features an exciting race participated in by up to a hundred boats of different sizes and shapes, as thanksgiving to their patron saint, St. Peter Thelmo.
-Aggao Nac Cagayan (June 23-29) which commemorates the establishment of the civil government in Cagayan on June 29, 1583
ETHNIC GROUPS: Ibanag, Malauegs, Itawits, Gaddangs
LANGUAGES AND DIALECTS: Ibanag, Ilocano
FAMOUS SONS AND DAUGHTERS:
COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA:
Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT),
Digital Telecommunications Philippines, Inc. (DIGITEL),
Telecommunication Technologies of the Philippines, Inc. (TTPI)
Globe Telecommunications, Smart Communications and Sun Cellular.
Twelve (12) AM/FM radio stations, two (2) relay television stations and twenty seven (27) cable TV networks broadcast from Cagayan.
-Internet Service Providers
PhilWorld, PLDT and DIGITEL
SHOPPING AND ENTERTAINMENT:
Popular establishments: Mercury Drug
BANKS: Banco De Oro, Development Bank of the Philippines - Land Bank of the Philippines, Metro Bank, Philippine National Bank - Aparri, Cagayan
MONTHLY COST OF LIVING:
PRA RETIREMENT INFORMATION:
Registered retirement accommodations:
Nearest PRA satellite office: Baguio Satellite Office
Number of PRA retirees:
Investment zones: Cagayan Special Economic Zone Authority and Free Port
Government agencies/branch offices: Bureau of Immigration Aparri Field Office, LTO Aparri District Office, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources - Regional Fisheries Training Centers (RFTC Aparri), Philhealth - Aparri Service Office, Public Employment Service Office (PESO)