Baguio Budget Stay: Upstairs Bed & Bath

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Baguio City, the summer capital of the Philippines, has fully embraced the budget segment of travelers with the opening of various establishments that cater mainly to the backpackers. But one that has emerged unique and trendy is Upstairs Bed and Bath, a game changer in…

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Snapshot: Biking for Cordillera

Friday, May 24, 2013

Globe Cordillera Challenge 4 Tublay, Benguet May 4, 2013 More than four hundred bikers across the Philippines converged in Tublay, Benguet on May 4, 2013, for one of the most anticipated biking events of the year – the Globe Cordillera Challenge 4. Organized by Globe…

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Colorado Falls of Tuba, Benguet

Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Colorado Falls

One of the spots near Baguio City that tourists usually bypass is the Colorado Falls of Twin Peaks, Tuba, Benguet. It is one of the four waterfalls in the town, the others include Canyon Falls in Camp 3, Bridal Veil Falls in Camp 4 and…

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Panagbenga 2013: A Blooming Odyssey in Baguio

Monday, January 28, 2013

Baguio City, the summer capital of the Philippines will bloom again this February as it stage the 18th year of Panagbenga Flower Festival. “Panagbenga” is a Kankanaey term which means “season of blooming”. With the theme “A Blooming Odyssey,” the month-long festival reflects the history,…

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Northern Stills: La Union, Baguio, Pangasinan & Tarlac

Sunday, April 1, 2012

The La Union, Baguio, Pangasinan and Tarlac legs of Lakbay Norte were full of fun, food and adventure: the stroll in Holcim Eco Trail, sumptuous meal by Te Quiero Tapas Bar and Restaurant, airsoft battle in Baguio Country Club, short but sweet stay in The…

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Lakbay Norte Diary Day 5: La Union and Baguio

Friday, February 3, 2012

January 26, the daylight revealed the beautiful waves that made the town famous. Good morning San Juan, La Union! I sat in the restaurant of Kahuna Beach Resort for breakfast and watched as the perfect long swells break on the shore. The waves were fantastic…

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