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“zoo for everyone”
Review of Baluarte

Baluarte
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Private Aloguinsan Day Tour with Bojo River...
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Courtesy of Mr. Chavit Singson... He had a good idea in putting up this small paradise down in the north. It is one of the tourist attraction not only foreigners but also Filipinos. All free! Wow! Mr. Singson deserves a full respect. In this way he helped the community, too,

God bless and keep the good work, Sir!

Thank Beth R
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"stuffed animals"
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"butterfly garden"
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"shuttle ride"
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"private collection"
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"different species"
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"take pictures"
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"nice place to visit"
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Reviewed March 30, 2013

a public zoo free for all to see. lots of ponies, small animals roam around the area. a nice place to past the time in.

Thank hlim34
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Reviewed March 23, 2013

it is like the private zoo of Mr. Chavit Singson, but what's nice is that he opened it to the public for free. Here you can see his tigers, small horses, ostriches, different birds, butterflies, and other animals. Not that large collection of different animal species, but it was a very nice trip around.

Tip: Go up to the end of the pathway (even though it's a hard and steep walk) and you will find the tiger's den/cage. You can come near the tigers for photos (although touch them if you dare!)

Thank Rohise
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Reviewed March 21, 2013

just like a zoo, they have little pony that you can see anywhere and you can touch too... but they smell bad ;( and the new attraction in baluarte is the golden building of chavit singson... how rich!

Thank j3v33
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Reviewed March 12, 2013

The place is:
> family-friendly
> windy and green
> replete with tamed animals that can "mingle" with humans (how cool is that?!)
> educational
> fun, fun, fun!
> FREE for all!!!

Need i say more?

Thank icallitjoycism
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