Masbate is situated in the Southern Bicol Region where dialects converge due to its proximity to the Visayan provinces, where the mix consists of Bicol, Waray, Tagalog, Hiligaynon, and Cebuano. Its rich heritage, untouched beauty, breath taking mountain ranges, and pristine beaches of this tranquil island makes it worth visiting.
The verdant grazing lands and rolling hills makes the province ideal for cattle raising, which is why Masbate is known as the Cattle and Rodeo center of the Philippines. Proud of their culture, a Rodeo Masbateno is held annually that has become a not to be missed tourist attraction.
Surrounded by clear blue waters, thriving coral reefs, and white sand beaches, makes this fishing province a guaranteed tourist magnet. Besides the cattle industry in Masbate, the province is also noted for the abundance of precious minerals, such as gold and silver, particularly in the Municipality of Aroroy.
Port of Masbate is a continuously evolving port due to its role as the main gateway for trade and industry in the province. Romblon Shipping Lines is proud to be in the forefront of keeping Masbate connected and productive.