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Cebu : Political Subdivision
The five major cities in Cebu province are Cebu, Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu, Danao and Toledo; while there are 48 towns or municipalities. Facing Bohol Strait is the island's capital, Cebu City and historic Mactan Island lies just across the city's harbor.
Cebu City is bounded by the city of
Mandaue and the municipality of Consoalcion in the north; city harbor
and Bohol Strait in the east; Talisay town in the south and Toledo
City in the west. Of the 73 barangays comprising the city, 30 are
categorized as mountain barangays with land area totaling 27,797 hectares.
There are 6 congresional districts, 3 component cities, namely: Lapulapu,
Danao and Toledo; 2 highly urbanized cities: Cebu and Mandaue; 48
municipalities; and 1,122 barangays.
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Central Philippine Cuisine
Bicol is noted for its gastronomic appetite for the fiery or chili-hot dishes. Perhaps the most well-known Bicolano dish is the very spicy Bicol express. The region is also the well-known home of natong also known as laing or pinangat (a pork or fish stew in taro leaves).
More details at Central Philippine Cuisine