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GEOGRAPHICAL LOCATION: Dasol is a small town in western Pangasinan, situated in a plateau. It is bounded on the north by the municipalities of Burgos and Mabini, the mineral-rich Zambales mountains in the east, the municipality of Infanta on the south, and the vastSouth China Sea on the west. It has an area of about 230 square kilometers.
Nearest airport: Dasol Airstrip
Major road networks: Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (under construction), McArthur Highway
CLIMATE AND WEATHER: Two pronounced seasons: dry from November to April and wet during the rest of the year.
HOTELS AND RESORTS: La Hermosa Beach Resort
TOURIST ATTRACTIONS: Colibra Island, Polo Camaso Islet, Tambobong, Osmeña and Macalang Beaches, Salabusuban Falls, Rongaab Cave
FIESTAS AND EVENTS: every first Friday of Lent - feast of Saint Vincent Ferrer
ETHNIC GROUPS: Ilocano
LANGUAGES AND DIALECTS: Pangasinense, Ilocano, Tagalog, English
RELIGION: Roman Catholicism, Aglipayan
FAMOUS SONS AND DAUGHTERS:
COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA: Globe, Smart, Sun
SHOPPING AND ENTERTAINMENT:
BANKS: Malayan Bank, Rural Bank of Dasol, Inc.
MONTHLY COST OF LIVING:
PRA RETIREMENT INFORMATION:
Registered retirement accommodations:
Nearest PRA satellite office: Baguio Satellite Office
Number of PRA retirees:
Government agencies/branch offices: Public Employment Service Office (PESO)