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Wooden Philippine boats to retrace historic China voyage

Apr 28, 2018 - 11:25 PM

The crew members on the 3 'balangay' replicas hope to make it to Xiamen by May 2

VOYAGE TO CHINA. A traditional Philippine wooden boat known as 'balangay' sets sail from Manila to China on April 28, 2018. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

WATCH: Balangay team sails from Sulu to China to retrace maritime heritage

May 12, 2017 - 12:04 PM

The mission of the Balangay team is both symbolic and purposeful – rekindle a passion for the seas and our maritime heritage

MAIDEN VOYAGE. The Sultan Sin Sulu balangay on its first sea trial. Photo by Fung Yu