The capital of Capiz Province is known to be one of the cleanest and greenest cities in the country. It’s also known for its abundant marine life, receiving the label as the “Seafood Capital of the Philippines”. Furthermore, this bustling and thriving city are among the safest places you can visit in the country.
So if you happen to be planning on traveling soon, consider Roxas City as your next destination. Need more convincing? Maybe these 5 things will help you get to know this city beforehand.
Baybay Beach - For beach bums or just beach lovers out there, Roxas City’s Baybay Beach is a must-visit spot. This wide beach is known to have the cleanest shores in the country and filled with shellfishes that locals harvest every morning to be served and cooked fresh. The beach is also known for it’s Capiz shells which can be made into several things including accessories and decorations.
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Tourist Attractions - Just like any other place in the country, Roxas City is filled with local tourist attractions from museums, churches, and parks. You can have your fill from historical ones to man-made ones. Some of these attractions include Liktinon Waterfall, Cafe Tarraza, and Roxas City’s main sports complex, the Villareal Stadium. You can also check out these other picture-perfect destinations around Roxas City.
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Seafood - It wouldn’t be called the “Seafood Capital of the Philippines” if this list wouldn’t mention the abundant marine life Roxas City has. If there’s one thing you shouldn’t miss out on, it is Roxas’ most famous and special specialty which is the angel wing clam or locally known as diwal. Every restaurant you’ll visit will certainly have a seafood menu that’s worth every penny.
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Cleanest air and water - Though Roxas City is slowly emerging as a commercial city, it’s still is pretty much surrounded by nature. Thus, making it one of the cleanest air you can breathe in the country. The water here is also one of the cleanest that you can drink. Furthermore, the city promotes eco-friendly and sustainable etiquettes including tourist attractions such as the Palina Greenbelt Ecopark and Culajao Mangrove Eco Park.
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Safest city to live in - Roxas has attracted so many tourists not only for its food and tourist attractions. One of the things that most visitors love about this city is because of how safe this place is. According to a survey, the most foreign visitor feels safe living here. It also won an award for the best police station in the western Visayas region.
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Planning to visit the Seafood Capital of the Philippines? Consider staying in any of RedDoorz hotels within Roxas City. Our hotels within the province are located near most attractions including these places on this list, making your trip easier and better. Plus, with our HygienePass certification, you can rest assure that you and your friends are safe during this time.
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