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GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION: Brooke’s Point is situated at the southeastern side of the Island ofPalawan. The municipality has a total land area of 85,064.90 hectares that combines coastal areas with mountainous sections.
Nearest airport: Puerto Princesa Airport
Major road networks:
CLIMATE AND WEATHER:
HOTELS AND RESORTS: Christina Beach Resort; King's Paradise Island
Sabsaban Falls are in Cabar, Aribungas, cool and pristine waters sheltered by a watershed that forms a natural canopy from the sun.
Port Miller & Lighthouse Tower is a historical landmark in Brooke’s Point. A cemented water tank constructed as a source of potable water for the natives and settlers of the municipality, was reportedly built by Sir James Brooke himself.
Ocean Spring is located in Barangay Oring-Oring, and it is quite peculiar because it is a fresh water spring that is located right in the middle of the sea.
Bakbakan Falls & Mainit Hot Springs are located in Barangay Mainit, where the river drops over a steep rock face and falls 50 meters into a natural pool. There is also Mainit (hot), whose waters that are reputed to have medicinal properties.
The Brooke’s Point Ecological Park and Mt Maruyog offer high-country buffs with some of nature’s most awesome vistas. The 145-hectare Ecological Park is the showcase of the municipality’s love
FIESTAS AND EVENTS: March 19 (St. Joseph, the Husband of Mary)
LANGUAGES AND DIALECTS: Tagalog, Cuyonon, Ilonggo, Tausug, Batak, Tagbanwa, Palawano, Kagayen
FAMOUS SONS AND DAUGHTERS:
COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA: Radio Station-DWMI Radio Natin 104.5; TV Station-DYAA-TV GMA Channel 6; Cable Television- Vinta Cable Services; Mobile-Smart and Globe
SHOPPING AND ENTERTAINMENT:
BANKS: Land Bank of the Philippines
HOSPITALS: Manipol Hospital; Southern Palawan Provincial Hospital; Beracha Medical Clinic; Sagrado Medical and Children's Clinic; Leoncio General Hospital
MONTHLY COST OF LIVING:
PRA RETIREMENT INFORMATION:
Registered retirement accommodations:
Nearest PRA satellite office:
Number of PRA retirees: 2
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