Category: Luzon Blogs

DONA AURORA HOUSE

A province being named after a prominent person made me think that her house would’ve had the power to take my breath away with its grandeur. And so with this historical tour, I was proven wrong and that prominence is…

Bay-ler View Hotel 2017

It’s a long weekend and we’re celebrating Philippine Independence Day. But for my family and I, it’s temporary independence from stress. It’s time to relax, unwind and eat good food at Bay-ler View Hotel. Bay-ler View Hotel has the total…

SeaCoast Inn Baler 2017

For Baler tourists who prefer more privacy while enjoying an affordable stay, child-friendly pool area, warm staff and quality rooms, SeaCoast Inn offers exactly that. Unlike the accommodations offered along the beach where other tourists can be noisy and rowdy…

The BIGGEST Balete Tree in Asia

Literally enter a giant balete tree and find yourself entangled in its natural maze. Climb up to three meters from the base of the 65-meter tall wonder and know how it feels like to be dwarfed. It’s a fun adventure…

5 Adventures At Ermita Hill

Ermita Hill is very accessible and one of Baler’s significant tourist destinations giving a glimpse of history and wonder. Spend half a day and experience these five Ermita Hill adventures. 1. TROMBA MARINA At the base of the hill, just…

5 Amazing Facts About Baler Church

The church of Baler looks very simple but is actually rich with history. Some of the facts I learned from Baler’s website, information from the National Historical Commission and articles from the National Commission for Culture and the Arts surprised…

8 REASONS TO VISIT SONYA’S GARDEN

The sweet scent of magic saturates the atmosphere of this rustic paradise called Sonya’s Garden. Stepping into a journey of wellness, the place relaxes the eyes, calms the body, refreshes the soul. The owner, Sonya Garcia, taught me something very valuable…

D’ Banquet

Sometimes a usual trip to a familiar place can give a pleasant surprise. That’s what happened when my family and I went to Tagaytay City, a favorite weekend getaway for people from Metro Manila. Tagaytay, known for its slightly cooler…

10 Things To Know About Misty Lodge, Sagada

My family and I spent a wonderful time in Sagada and we checked in at Misty Lodge and Cafe. I felt so blessed we chose this lodge. The owner and her staff were very warm and friendly, matching the warm…

Tagaytay’s Best Pancit Batil Patong

The best-loved Pancit Batil Patong from Region 2, or Cagayan Valley Region, of the Philippines is now making its way to the hearts (and tummies) of tourists in Tagaytay. Masingngo Filipino Restaurant is the only place in Tagaytay offering this…