Bicol Peninsula

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The Bicol Peninsula is a peninsula of Luzon Island in the Philippines. Part of the Bicol Region, the provinces on the peninsula include Albay, Camarines Norte, Camarines Sur, and Sorsogon; the two other provinces of the Bicol Region, namely Catanduanes and Masbate, are offshore islands.

The peninsula is connected to the rest of Luzon by the province of Quezon and is bounded anti-clockwise from the north by the following bodies of water:

Among the peninsula's geographic features are the active volcanoes Mayon and Bulusan. Major population centres include Daet, Camarines Norte; Naga, Camarines Sur; and Legazpi, Albay.

Coordinates: 13°30′N 123°20′E / 13.500°N 123.333°E / 13.500; 123.333