The Kalayaan Park in Daet

Kalayaan Park Daet Camarines Norte Province Freedom Park Provincial Capitol Ground Landscape Trees Walkway Lagoon Fountain Open Air Theater Landscape Artwork Murals Statue Jose Rizal Wenceslao Vinzons Kalayaan Park is located in Daet in Camarines Norte Province. Also known as the Freedom Park, Kalayaan Park is situated on the Provincial Capitol grounds. Visitors can enjoy the shade of the park’s trees and the sights of the lagoon, the fountain, the open air theater and surrounding landscape. Artwork at the park includes the many murals at the facade and the 9-foot statue of Philippine national hero Jose Rizal and local hero Wenceslao Q. Vinzons. Wenceslao Q. Vinzons was the only Bicolano who rose to national prominence at a young age and displayed an unparallel leadership and heroism. Continue reading

Freedom Park in San Jose City

Freedom Park San Jose City Nueva Ecija Province Capitol Filipino Revolutionary Spanish Occuption Picnic Venue Meeting Location History Distance Pictures Landscaping Construction Meetup Architecture Freedom Park in Nueva Ecija is located in front of the former provincial capitol, San Jose. Freedom Park was aptly named in recognition of the province’s glorious past and its contribution to the country’s quest for freedom and democracy during the last world war. Filipino revolutionaries during the Spanish occupation considered Nueva Ecija a strategic site in their struggle against the enemies in view of its central geographic position in the region. The park is a favorite spot for picnickers and bystanders. Continue reading