Back in time: Mayor Christina Frasco takes kids to Fort San Pedro for history 101
Did you know that the country’s oldest fort is in Cebu?
Mayor Christina Frasco of Liloan decided to stay in the city over the Holy Week break to avoid the traffic and airport rush elsewhere. Instead, she played tourist with her husband ex-Vice Mayor Duke and their children to a mini-field trip at the Fort San Pedro.
It was there when they found out that these adobe fortress is actually the oldest in the country, dating back to 1565 under Spanish Governor Miguel Lopez de Legazpi. Now that’s a fun fact to share to the kids!