Talisay City Cebu History, Tourist Spots, Festival

Talisay is a 3rd class coastal city of Cebu Province in Central Visayas Region or Region 7, Philippines.

Talisay (Cebu) City Hall
Talisay (Cebu) City Hall (Credit: Cebu Daily News)

Profile of Talisay City (Geography)
Location –> Central part of Cebu Island (See map below)
Neighboring Town and City –> Cebu City (north and east) and Minglanilla (west)
Area –> 39.87 km2 (15.39 sq mi)
Population –> 227,645 (2015 Census)
No. of Barangays –> 22
Revenue (2016) –> 566,367,767.90
Terrain –> Mountainous with rolling hills and coastal plains
Industries –> Trading, Tourism, Agriculture
Major Products –> Vegetables, Poultry, Handicraft, Home-made Food Items
People/Language –> Cebuano, Tagalog, English
Legislative District –> 1st
Government Officials
Congressman –> Eduardo Gullas Sr.
Mayor –> Gerald Anthony Gullas Jr.
Vice Mayor –> Alan G. Bucao

History of Talisay

Talisay was organized as a pueblo in 1849. It was elevated as a city on January 12, 2001 through Republic Act No. 8979.

Economy, Business and Investment in Talisay

Being part of Metropolitan Cebu, Taliay is the home of several subdivisions, malls, and other commercial establishments. Manufactured products include blasting caps, furniture, and food items.

Tourist Spots in Talisay

Igutan Falls

Crocolandia

Saint Teresa de Avila Church

Festival in Talisay

Halad-Inasal Festival

Map of Talisay City in Cebu Province

See also: List of Philippine Cities by Region and Province
See also: Biography of Governor Gwendolyn Garcia

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