When in Manila, you’ve most likely heard of reports that…
Vice Governor Mark Leviste II said the Batangas provincial council has approved a resolution to erect a “hard-to-miss landmark and potential tourism draw,” which allegedly is an idea of Governor Vilma Santos-Recto.The report said the resolution was approved on October 5.
Leviste said the proposed landmark will be erected on Taal Volcano and will be positioned following the contours of the volcano. The letters of the proposed “Batangas” signage, which would measure 14-meters tall and cover around 110 meters of land, would use the same font as that of the Hollywood sign, said Leviste.
According to the report, Batangas tourism office official Emelie Katigbak also proposed the construction of floating restaurants or fish pens on Taal Lake.Katigbak said the restaurants or fish pens would form the words “Ala eh,” an expression commonly used by Batangueños…
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News of the proposed “Batangas” sign has launched a new internet meme, similar to the DPWH meme, which stemmed from a “Photoshop controversy,” last month.
A Facebook page was put up by a user, featuring edited photographs of tourism spots in the country bearing signs ala Hollywood.
With that being said, here are a few of the site’s funniest memes, enjoy!
Possible Hollywood- like Sign in Batangas