For a start, Vigan is a city in the northern part of the Philippines. The city is very famous for its cobbled stone streets and centuries old Spanish houses. These  are also the very  same reason why Vigan is in the List of UN Historical Sites.

Just this month, July 7 to be exact, Vigan added another feather to its cap by making  it to the top 21 cities vying for the New 7 Wonder Cities. On December 2013 there were more than a thousand nominees from  around the globe. It was trimmed down to 300 cities in October 7, 2013. From these qualified cities only the top 77 cities
But, it is still a long way before Vigan could be named as one of the New 7 Wonder City. From the more than a thousand cities nominated  all over the globe in December 2012,it was trimmed down to 300  in October 7, 2013 for the qualification round. Of the 300 qualified cities, only the  top 77 were shortlisted for the next phase. It was  last year on the 21th day of October when the 28 Official Finalist were announced.

The votation for the  three - phased-finals are spread over for more than a year. First of these phases is from  October 21,2013 to  July 7,2014. Only 21 cities will qualify for the second round  that which  already started in July 7,2014  until  October 7, 2014.  The third phase for the top 14 finalist  will be from October 7 2014 through December 7, 2014. The New7Wonder Cities will be announced also on the 7th of December of this year. 

To help Vigan on its quest to be one of the New7Wonders-Cities of the World just  follow any of the  procedures below:

1.Log on  to or and click Vigan.

2. National SMS
      Text VIGAN and send to 29290777

3.  International Phone Voting:
     Call any of the phone numbers below and follow the instruction. Press 21 for Vigan  when prompt for the code.
(Note: this phone numbers are taken from

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