Iloilo City: Street Snapshots

Iloilo City, officially the City of Iloilo (Hiligaynon: Dakbanwa/Syudad sang Iloilo; Kinaray-a: Syudad kang/ka Iloilo; Filipino: Lungsod ng Iloilo; Spanish: Ciudad de Iloílo) is a highly urbanized city on southeastern tip of Panayisland in the Philippines. It is the capital city of the province of Iloilo where it is geographically situated but, in terms of government and administration, it is politically independent. In addition, it is the center of the Iloilo-Guimaras Metropolitan Area, as well as the regional center and primate city of the Western Visayas region. In the 2015 census, Iloilo City had a population of 447,992 inhabitants, with a 1.02% population annual growth rate. For the metropolitan area, the total population is 946,146 inhabitants.

Here are some of my street shots in the early morning sunlight at the busy street around and about downtown proper of Iloilo City.

Street Scene 1: City Proper going to Molo

 

Street Scene 2: UP Visayas going to Museo Iloilo

Street Scene 3: St. Paul University Iloilo going to University of San Agustin

 

Street Scene 4: Iloilo City Proper going to Jaro Plaza

 

Street Scene 5: Jaro Plaza going to SM City Iloilo

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