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Olongapo Map, Philippines

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Olongapo Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Olongapo with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Olongapo useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Olongapo!

Olongapo History

Legend has it that the name Olongapo was taken in context from the phrase “Ulo ng Apo” or old man’s head.  The story has a number of versions, but the most widely known is the tale of a beloved chieftain by the name of APO, who was beheaded and impaled atop a bamboo pole.  His tribe was disheartened by his brutal death and the gruesome discovery, but it challenged them to become more unified.  Legend adds that... read more

Olongapo Travel Guide

Olongapo City prides itself in being the home of many hard-working and disciplined Filipinos. This is evident in how organized the city is. For instance, the city is filled with color-coded jeepneys. Jeepneys are one of the most popular forms of transportation in the Philippines and having color-coded jeepneys has proven to be very beneficial for Olongapo tourists who need help getting around. read more

Olongapo Sightseeing

Other theme parks include the Subic Extreme Adventure Park which offers various adventurous activities such as Tension Traversing, High Ladder Climbing and much more; and the Jungle Life Encounter that offers a close encounter with roaming wild animals by riding in a modified jeepney. read more

Olongapo Nightlife

Another place that deserves special mention is Sam’s Pizza.  It provides live music, offering a variety of foods and even has children’s game room.  There are also many disco bars in the area.  Gigolo is one of them.  It is a popular spot especially with the young college crowd.  It has large dance floors, interesting lighting and new music that gets everyone’s attention.  If you want to gamble, Casino... read more

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