By: Juanico Fernandez
Kalanggaman Island is a small island paradise located in Palampon, Leyte. It is famous for its crystal clear waters, lush palm trees, and beautiful sandbars on both ends.
The island is also considered one of the most beautiful island beaches in the Philippines. Its has captivated many Filipino and foreign tourists because of its pristine and untouched beauty.
According to locals, Kalanggaman (the Visayan word for "bird") got its name because it resembles a bird if viewed from above, not to mention the island used to be a paradise for migratory birds many years ago.
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