How to travel stress-free Baguio-Manila on The Road Less Traveled

In my most recent trip to Baguio to visit my parents, there were a lot of travelers because it was a three-day weekend (Nov 30 weekend). On our way down, I was not enjoying the drive at all after Marcos Highway and around 30 minutes after. There were just too many vehicles on the road. Everybody was trying to overtake each other. It was chaotic!

The Road Less Traveled

On The Road Less Traveled – Edwin Ka Edong and his masked friend.

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Puto, Ice Candy, Awesome Sunset and other weekend adventures

I spent my weekend with Rezza and my family in Baguio. We shared meals together, shared stories, had meals together and … had more meals together! ;-)

We travelled to Pangasinan last Saturday. To my parents’ hometowns – Lingayen where my father grew up and Dagupan where my mom grew up. Here’s a roundup of some of our adventures.

Pangasinan = Pang-asin-an (place of salt)

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Where to, More Fun in the Philippines Meme?

It’s been 5 days since the launch of the new Philippine tourism campaign, “It’s more fun in the Philippines“.

It’s been very exciting for me seeing the developments in the campaign. I especially like how so many of Filipinos have taken the campaign to heart and into their own hands. We’re seeing hundreds of user-generated campaign photos coming out. And there’ll be more.

Fetching Water. More fun in the Philippines - Leisure Coast, Dagupan, Pangasinan

Fetching Water. More fun in the Philippines - Leisure Coast, Dagupan, Pangasinan

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Hitch hiking! More fun in the Philippines! Location: Coron, Palawan

It’s more fun in the Philippines!

Here’s my contribution to the campaign www.itsmorefuninthephilippines.com .

Need a light? More fun in the Philippines! Location - Batanes light house

Need a light? More fun in the Philippines! Location - Batanes light house

Double dates. More fun in the Philippines! Location - Batanes

Double dates. More fun in the Philippines! Location - Batanes

Cheer dancing! More fun in the Philippines! Location - Batanes

Cheer dancing! More fun in the Philippines! Location - Batanes

Anti-gravity. More fun in the Philippines! Location - Marlboro Country, Batanes

Anti-gravity. More fun in the Philippines! Location - Marlboro Country, Batanes

Reflections. More fun in the Philippines!  Location: Coron, Palawan

Reflections. More fun in the Philippines! Location: Coron, Palawan

Hitch hiking! More fun in the Philippines! Location: Coron, Palawan

Hitch hiking! More fun in the Philippines! Location: Coron, Palawan

Face-offs. More fun in the Philippines! -  Panagbengga, Baguio City

Face-offs.

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Blogger Invitation: Paradizoo power of three

Hi Blogger Friends,

Sharing an invitation to fellow-bloggers. Let me know if you’re interested, I can help you join the event as part of the bloggers contingent.

Warmest Greetings!

We are pleased to introduce “Paradizoo” the newest destination South of Manila and an affiliate of Residence Inn hotel and mini zoo in Tagaytay City.

Paradizoo  is a 10 hectare rolling terrain located at Mendez (15 mins. away from Residence Inn) with farm animals and breeding area, pet cemetery, rest & recreation area honey bee, vegetable and flower farm, picnic and campsite.

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