The town of Balagtas in the province of Bulacan was named as such in honor of poet Francisco Balagtas who was born there. The town is famous for the historic house known to locals as “Bahay Na Tisa”, as well as the Spanish colonial-type houses surrounding the town hall.
Heading to Balagtas, Bulacan soon? Here is a list I put together about places to visit and where to shop or eat at while you’re there. All my recommended places have a #LaBulakenyaApproved badge on them!
Bulacan is a hot spot for tourists due to its proximity to Metro Manila! No need to drive far to get to the best resorts, restaurants, beauty, health & wellness clinics, etc. For The Ultimate Guide to Bulacan, please click on the button below.