Tag: Palimbang

From a tumultuous past, Palimbang is now an emerging tourist spot

PALIMBANG, Sultan Kudarat (MindaNews / 27 April) – This Moro-dominated town is starting to rise from notoriety and obscurity, luring visitors with the slogan “Manisan ka Palimbang.”

The newly constructed baywalk in Barangay Baranayan has become a popular evening promenade among locals. Just along the national highway, the baywalk is a vantage point for sunset viewing. MindaNews photo by BONG S. SARMIENTO

The Maguindanawon phrase is conspicuously engraved at the newly constructed 259-meter baywalk beside the highway in Barangay Baranayan, just across the site of the future municipal government complex.

It means “Palimbang is beautiful.”

But for decades, the beauty