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Enrique, Magellan & Lapu Lapu

While in Cebu recently I took the opportunity to visit the Mactan Shrine, the spot where the explorer Ferdinand Magellan was killed in 1521 during a skirmish with the local chieftain, Lapu Lapu. There are two monuments at this site.  … Continue reading

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