DARAGA, Albay, Philippines — The municipal government signaled the onset of the Christmas season here Sunday evening when it switched on a 3-kilometer “tunnel of lights.”
The installation consists of 7,000 LED bulbs on a continuous string starting from the intersection of the town center on Rizal Street and running up to the entry point of Legazpi City.
The “tunnel of lights” immediately attracted crowds wanting to take photos for posting on social media.
“When there is light there’s hope. So that’s what we are trying to emphasize. The dark days are over, especially [since] we suffered a lot due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic,” Mayor Carlwyn Baldo said in a phone …
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