Philippine Geography (Song)

Philippine Geography is a delightful song by the hilarious Filipino singer Yoyoy Villame. It serves as a useful mnemonic for the many important cities, provinces and regions of the Philippines!


Philippines has a great history, according to our geography
Manila is the capital city, docking point from the other country
Metro Manila, Quezon City, Caloocan, Pasay, Makati, Marikina, Pasig,
Zapote, Malabon, Las Piñas, Parañaque

From the North, Batanes, Aparri, Ilocos Sur, Ilocos Norte
Isabela, Cagayan Valley, Mountain Province, La Union, Baguio City
Nueva Ecija, Nueva Vizcaya, Tarlac, Pangasinan, Pampanga
Zambales, Bataan, Abra, Bulacan, Cavite, Batangas, Laguna

Now let’s go to the Southern Luzon: Camarines Norte, Quezon,
Albay, Camarines Sur, Catanduanes, Masbate, Sorsogon

And we add three islands more: Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon
Then down to Visayan shore, famous for fish, sugar, coconut and corn
Aye yeye ye yeye…… Cebu, Mactan, Mandaue
Aye yeye ye yeye…… Bohol, Samar, Leyte
Aye yeye ye yeye…… Iloilo, Capiz, Aklan, Antique, Palawan, Negros,
Bacolod, Siquijor, Dumaguete

Now let’s go to the land of promise, the land of Mindanao
Bukidnon, Zamboanga, Misamis, Mambajao, Butuan, Agusan, Surigao
Cagayan de Oro, Iligan, Ozamis and the three provinces of Davao:
Davao del Sur, Oriental, del Norte
Cotabato, Lanao, Sulu, Tawi -Tawi

Aye yeye ye yeye…… Philippines has a great history
Aye yeye ye yeye…… Manila is the capital city
Aye yeye ye yeye…… All tourists are invited to see
According to our geography, Philippines is a beautiful country.