Baguio — What You Need to Know About the Baguio City Market

Can you name any market that is more beloved than the Baguio City Market? It’s the only marketplace I know that’s also a popular tourist destination in Luzon. Whenever I’m in Baguio, I always visit this place to get fresh fruits and vegetables at a much cheaper price than in Manila. This is where I also get pasalubong items, for items such as strawberries and ube jam are usually...

5 Places to Visit with Your Mom on a Weekend

Mother's Day has come and gone, but that shouldn't stop us from having a good time with the best woman in our life. Here are five places in Luzon where we can spend quality time with our moms without spending too much. Malate There are many bars in Malate, but I doubt it's the kind of place we'd want to visit with our mom, if ever. When my mom and I spent an afternoon here, we heard Mass...

6 Places To Visit in Baguio

March 2014 – Some of my closest friends have said at some point that they’re done with Manila and they’re leaving for Baguio to become a nun or an artist or a recluse, etc. My friend Elvina is not one of those people. I think she's always had a love and hate relationship with Baguio, having spent a whole year living there as a student. This month, we rediscovered the City of...