The 193-feet Christmas Tree of Tagum City during its grand lighting ceremony on December 1, 2019 at the Tagum City Hall Grounds. The Tagum City Information Office said it is touted to be the tallest Christmas tree in the Philippines. Last year, the city’s Christmas tree measured 186 feet. Photo by JP CORDOVERO/CIO Tagum
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