Located in the geographical center of the peninsula, Legazpi is a first class capital city of the province of Albay, Philippines. It has driven its name from Miguel Lopez de Legazpi. The Miguel Lopez de Legazpi was a Spanish conquistador, who conquered the Philippine islands in 1565. This is the most populous city in Bicol Region. It has 179,481 inhabitants, out of which the maximum number of people are Roman Catholics.