Casa Basilica Resort in Guinobatan

Casa Basilica Boutique Eco Resort Diversion Road San Rafael Guinobatan Albay Location Hotel Guests Rest Mayon Volcano Architecture History Distance Distance Countryside Landscape Rates Price Contact The Casa Basilica Boutique Eco-Resort is located in San Rafael, Guinobatan in Albay Province. Casa Basilisa offers guests an ideal place for the tired and weary to rest and rejuvenate. Very unassuming from the outside, it has never failed to surprise. As one foreign guest excitedly remarked on a mobile upon setting foot at the resort: “Honey, come over. I found paradise!” Mayon Volcano dominates the resort’s scenic countryside landscape. The base of this 2,421-meter active volcano is highly fractured with springs from which free-flowing waters emanate. These natural springs were harnessed to create a unique attraction that showcases Asian architecture, renewable energy such as solar, wind and biogas, and a riverbank bioengineering protection system. Continue reading

Teachers Camp in Baguio City

Teachers Camp Baguio City Leonard Wood Road Vacation Normal School History Governor William Pack Mountain Meeting Venue Rental Price Contact Manager Building Facilities Size Conference Meeting Seminar Teacher’s Camp is located along Leonard Wood Road in Baguio City, Benguet. It was through the vacation normal school, which began in 1908 teachers from all over, the islands were able to have a respite and some time for studies. In a letter to the Secretary of Public Instruction, Governor William Pack outlined his plan to set up a camp in Baguio where teachers can be accommodated. The plan was approved on January 8, 1908 and the camp was opened on April 6, 1908. For a start, four assembly tents were put up for kitchen, dining and storage purposes and two other large tents were set aside for class purposes. Later on, the “KURSAAK” was constructed in 1909 as a permanent structure and took over the functions of the mess tent, aside from being the social center for assemblies. The next year, other buildings were added, the road Continue reading

Sonya’s Garden Spa in Tagaytay

Sonyas Garden Spa Tagaytay Cavite Buck Estate Alfonso Bed Breakfast Hotel Cottage Room Rates Rental Massage Body Shiatsu Vegetarian Breakfast Lunch Rooms Rates Dinner Size Description Contact Manager Sonya’s Garden is located at Buck Estate in Alfonso, Tagaytay, Cavite. Sonya’s Garden features lushly foliated gardens and numerous guest cottages. Accommodations are not air-conditioned, but non-residents can visit, stroll the grounds and enjoy a massage. Massages are somewhat expensive compared to other local amenities, but the menu is extensive; everything from a foot massage to a full-body shiatsu. Sonya’s Garden Spa offers a vegetarian Sunday lunch to both residents and non-residents. If you want to stay longer in Sonya’s Garden, Sonya’s Bed and Breakfast has available accommodations with 14 cottages and 18 rooms. The rates are P3000 per person on weekdays and P3400 per person on weekends and holidays. The rates include complimentary early dinner or a lunch and breakfast. Hotel check in time is Continue reading

Drunk Tourist Gets Removed from his Hotel Room

A drunken naked and obese man was arrested on a charge of disorderly conduct after running around a hotel in the Philippines wreaking havoc recently. Lucky for viewers, he slipped on some semblance of clothes before the video starts, but he continues to be loud and belligerent as police and staff try to calm him down. According to local cops, the unnamed man had downed two bottles of a likewise unnamed alcohol before leaving his Continue reading

Diplomat Hotel in Baguio City

Diplomat Hotel Dominican Hill Baguio City Location History Construction Dominican Order Property Collegio Santissimo Rosario Renovation Map Ghost Hunting Size Structure Landmark Religious Resort The Diplomat Hotel is an abandoned hotel located on Dominican Hill in Baguio City. Today it is used as a place for photography and for ghost hunting investigations. The history of this building dates back to May 1911, when the councils of the Province of the Dominican Order voted to construct a vacation house in Baguio on a 17-hectare property they had acquired when the American authorities were encouraging people to come here. Actual work started in 1913 under Fr. Roque Ruano and the building was inaugurated on May 23, 1925. To take advantage of the tax exemptions a school called Collegio del Santissimo Rosario was opened in June 1915 but due to the very small enrollment the school closed in 1917, reverting the building to the original vacation house. During WWII refugees first occupied it. Continue reading

Momo Beach House in Bohol

Momo Beach House Hotel BoholMomo Beach House is an eco-chic boutique resort set on the shores of Panglao Island, Bohol. Situated 20 kilometers northeast of famous Alona Beach, and only a 45-minute drive from Bohol’s Tagbilaran Airport, Momo Beach House offers stunning seaside and sunset views, nature-inspired architecture, delicious al fresco dining at homestyle-inspired Beach Tree Café, and vibrant pastel rooms with eco-friendly amenities. The 15-room property, which is managed by boutique hotel group One-Of Collection, also includes the Beach House pool, the child-friendly Beach Hut, and equipment for water sports and activities. Continue reading

Amarela Resort in Bohol

Amarela Resort BoholPerched on a gentle slope offering a sweeping vista of the Bohol sea and neighboring islands, Amarela is 25-room resort inspired by Bohol‘s local culture and natural beauty. Nestled atop a gentle slope offering breathtaking views of the Bohol sea and neighboring islands, Amarela is a haven of calm inspired by the rich local culture and natural beauty. Vibrant Mediterranean colors highlight Filipino and Boholano design accents, antiques and art. With direct access to the beach and close proximity to the island’s tourist attractions, Amarela is a great way to experience Bohol at its finest. Located at Barangay Libaong in Panglao Island of Bohol, a premier tourist destination in Philippines, this resort is accessible to other tourist attractions including Continue reading

The Farm at San Benito

Farm Sanctuary San Benito BatangasThe Farm At San Benito is a luxurious health resort situated in a unique and calming environment to enable guests to rejuvenate the body and mind. The Farm features 31 cozy villas and suites which are surrounded by the natural landscapes. The hotel specializes in preventive health care – from integrative doctors, nurturing therapists, fitness consultants, yoga teachers, and a personalized plan to improve one’s physical-emotional health, spiritual vitality, fitness, and movement. The resort also features the award-winning Alive Restaurant, which provides organic vegan cuisine in an elegant and relaxing dining area. Revitalize your body in the Healing Sanctuary SPA to nurture relaxation, healing, Continue reading

Golden Pine Hotel in Baguio

Golden Pine Hotel BaguioGolden Pine Hotel is located in Baguio City, centrally situated in the city just a stone throw away from the famous Burnham Park. Boasting well-appointed guestrooms and suites, all were tastefully furnished and equipped with modern amenities for guests’ utmost comfort including air-conditioner, cable TV, hair dryer, and a private bathroom with hot and cold shower. Guests can dine at the onsite restaurant that serves a variety of delicious cuisines. Offering comfortable accommodation and friendly services, Golden Pine Hotel is an ideal place to stay in Baguio City. Continue reading

Agila Pool Villas Resort Cebu

Agila Pool Villas Resort MactanSituated in Mactan Island, Agila Pool Villas Resort is the perfect place to experience Cebu and its surroundings. From here, guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. For those of you who want to venture out, Mactan Island Dive Spots, Mactan Island Golf Club, Fashion TV Asian HQ are just some of the attractions available to visitors. Simply put, all the services and amenities you have come to expect from Villa Hotels are right in the comfort of your own home. The hotel provides bar, car park, room service, 24-hour room service, family room to ensure our guests the greatest comfort. Continue reading