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Age of Atlantic Exploration: Ferdinand Magellan was a Portuguese explorer and the first to sail around South America and around the world

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Magellan Shrine - The Battle of Mactan and the Defeat of Magellan

The Magellan Marker  Painting of the Battle of Mactan in the Mactan Shrine (image)  Detail from a panoramic painting of the Battle of Mactan  In an open-fronted shelter inside the grounds of the Mactan Shrine is a panoramic painting of the Battle of Mactan and the so-called Magellan Marker erected in 1941 by the National Historical Institute. It constructed of marble and has two plaques.  On the plaque on the front of the marker is the following text:  Lapulapu  Here on 27 April 1521…

The Magellan Marker Painting of the Battle of Mactan in the Mactan Shrine (image) Detail from a panoramic painting of the Battle of Mactan In an open-fronted shelter inside the grounds of the Mactan Shrine is a panoramic painting of the Battle of Mactan and the so-called Magellan Marker erected in 1941 by the National Historical Institute. It constructed of marble and has two plaques. On the plaque on the front of the marker is the following text: Lapulapu Here on 27 April 1521…

Battle of Mactan

The battle on Mactan Island, Philippines that claimed the life of explorer Ferdinand Magellan. Magellan wanted the cooperation of the natives to become a sub.

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Catch the Battle of Mactan dinner tonight at the beachfront and indulge in some all-time favorite Cebuano specialties plus a live re-enactment of the Battle of Mactan.  For inquiries and information call 401 9999 or email info.mactan@crimsonhotel.com  #crimsonmactan #battleofmactan #cebu #lapulapu

Catch the Battle of Mactan dinner tonight at the beachfront and indulge in some all-time favorite Cebuano specialties plus a live re-enactment of the Battle of Mactan. For inquiries and information call 401 9999 or email info.mactan@crimsonhotel.com #crimsonmactan #battleofmactan #cebu #lapulapu

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Philippines, Cebu, Fort San Pedro painting, Lapu-Lapu killing Magelan in battle of Mactan #PhiΙippines

Philippines, Cebu, Fort San Pedro painting, Lapu-Lapu killing Magelan in battle of Mactan

The Mactan Shrine, located on Mactan Island, just of the coast from Cebu City, is a must-see for everyone interested in Filipino history. It commemorates the Battle of Mactan that took place in 1521 between the Spanish and the Visayan (central Philippines) native people in April 1521 and, along with paintings and plaques about that battle, it also contains two other important shrines -- the Lapu Lapu Shrine and the Magellan Shrine

Statue of Lapu Lapu on Mactan Island, Cebu, Philippines. Lapu Lapu was a chieftain on Mactan Island and the commander of the Filipino native forces which killed Ferdinand Magellan at the Battle of Mactan in

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine  Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan  Just Sharing

Mactan Shrine Commemorating The Battle Of Mactan Just Sharing