Tag Archive | Baguio

Cordillera Food Trip: A Northern Gastronomic Adventure

Cordillera Food Trip: A Northern Gastronomic Adventure

A local dish imbues the history, culture, and story of a place. A month ago, we took part of a culinary story in the Cordillera Administrative Region in Northern Luzon.

Camp John Hay: An Eloquent Piece of American History in Baguio

We have a loveable country. A lot of visitors from other nations canโ€™t resist our motherland’s call and come back here when given the opportunity. In fact, many foreigners have deeply fallen in love with the Philippines that they plan to set up shop or residence here. Even the Americans, our conquerors in the past […]

Baguio City: Exploring the Summer Capital of the Philippines (Part 2)

The nice thing about Baguio is that the attractions are really close to each other. Yes, you can just walk down the road; and sooner or later, youโ€™ll find something that picks up your interest. And the best thing about Baguio? You can hike all you want without feeling uncomfortably hot because the fresh mountain […]

Baguio City: Exploring the Summer Capital of the Philippines (Part 1)

Located 1,540 meters above sea level in the mountains of Benguet, Baguio is one of the highest cities in the Philippines. That altitude and the inland location of the city gives Baguio unique characteristics; it is one of the few places in the Philippines where pines, orchids, and other exotic flora flourish. Most notably, however, […]

Guest Post: The Five Best Places in the Philippines for Retirees

(Photo credits: Aleksandr Zykov / Flickr) After years of hard work, diligence, and dedication, it is finally time to take a much-deserved rest away from the hustle and bustle of city life. It is time to visit and potentially settle in that beautiful paradise that you’ve always dreamed to live in. You will finally have […]