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Bangui Windmills

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Cebu City, Philippines
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81 reviews 81 reviews
64 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

First time to see the huge windmills in Bangui, Ilocos Norte. Nice one! I hope that others parts of our country would also emulate what Ilocos Norte done for their power generation capabilities...to use the windmill to generate power...it's clean and safe for environment. For tourist, nice to visit this place early in the morning or late in the afternoon.... More

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Cebu City, Philippines
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

While I was standing right next to one of the GIGANTIC ELECTRIC FANS, hahaha, I realized how this man-made mechanical structures become a notable tourist destination in Ilocos Norte.

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Vancouver, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Yes, i never thought these windmills are these big. Abeautiful sight harnessing the wind to produce energy. Ilocos is so blessed with beautiful sceneries.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Windmills by the beach, a cool breeze, and family time. What more could you ask for? Hubby and I visited for a quick stop with family before the road trip back to Manila.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I like it that we have this alternate source of energy. My kids enjoyed seeing big fans lols. While i'm thankful that we have this technology that lowers filipino electric charges. More windmills please. Woohhoo!

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Iloilo City, Philippines
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We thought that windmills are small but they were actually huge upclose. This place is really wonderful for photo shoots. We were amazed when we tried to feel one of the windmills that were operational. The body of the windmill vibrates and it gives off a roaring or whooshing like sound. When you look up at its turbines, it seems... More

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Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
19 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

If haven't travelled to other countries, then the Bangui Windmills are amazing for you. The view is spectacular since the windmills are lined up by the beach. This of course includes the very long travel from Manila and you must go to Saud Beach to swim since you've travelled the very long distance from Manila.

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Melbourne, Australia
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160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

The stark contrast between the natural landscape and the man-made steel structures is quite eye catching. Lined up like soldiers along the beach, the symmetry, the colour, and the storm sky the day we visited, all create a unique visual experience.

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Quezon City, Philippines
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9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We went here on the 2nd day of our Ilocos Trip.. I was fascinated seeing it at far but more when I was right there in front of the wind mills... they are very fascinating.. giant wind mills. you can here the giant blades blowing winds... its a nice windy place. I cant imagine how they build it, they are... More

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Manila, Philippines
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90 reviews 90 reviews
41 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The windmills dotting the shoreline of Bangui is really a sight to behold. And to know how it helps the energy requirements of the province adds to its beauty and significance.

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