Watwatworld Friendship and Discovery Climb 5

The 5th watwatworld friendship climb was a success! We had good food and great company. I was excited meeting them for the first time early morning last Saturday. We had introductions and proceeded to the DENR Parks office for the mandatory orientation. After an hour, we went to have lutong bahay breakfast at Manang Gina's and after eating I distributed the group tshirts and the trail food I prepared the night before. By 11:00am we were at the Ranger station and by 11:20 we started to walk going … [Read more...]

10 Basic Tips to Enjoy A Mt. Pulag Climb

Good morning, I am an occasional mountain dweller, traveler, hotel and food reviewer and  adventure enthusiast. Today, I am going to share some basic tips to survive and enjoy a Mount Pulag climb or any organized climb for that matter.   Tip no 1. Be sure to be Physically Prepared If you are suffering from any medical illness which prevents you from doing extraneous exercises OR if your doctor advises you against such activities, please do conceded and follow your doctor. If … [Read more...]

Watwatworld Friendship and Discovery Mt. Pulag Climb, 09.13-14.2014

"Before I leave home let me thank again my Watwat World Teammates. Like I said, we can always come back for sunsets and sunrises and rolling clouds, but we'll never have a Pulag Climb under typhoon signal no.2. It was awesome being with you guys. Thank you for taking care of a 50-year old hiker" - Jogin Tamayo. My 6th Mt. Pulag climb was a greater adventure than I imagined. After weeks of preparing for the 1st watwatworld friendship and discovery climb bound for Mt. Pulag, the day came for … [Read more...]

Mt. Pulag Prenup: Kenjie + Labnay

My 5th Mt. Pulag climb is something to cherish for a lifetime. Love... just pure love. A special moment celebrated with the majestic Mt. Pulag. Kenji is a good friend and one of our watwatworld photo and video team members. Xtal or Labnay as I call her is a town mate and a relative by law. A memorable prenup at the highest and coldest mountain in Northern Philippines. God Bless your relationship and Congratulations! If you would like to visit Mt. Pulag and witness the breathtaking … [Read more...]

Colorful Panagbenga 2014 Grand Float Festival

It was a great day! Following the successful grand street parade, the float parade featured the different highland flowers carefully decorated on vehicles. People came as early as 4am to secure a good location to watch the float parade. We even saw some foreign tourists climb stone walls just to take a glimpse of the float parade. Help us promote our local festivals by liking our FB page: Watwatworld Documentaries Here are some of the colorful Floats of the Baguio City Panangbenga Flower … [Read more...]

Baguio City’s Fortune Chinese Seafood Restaurant

Fortune Seafood Restaurant is located at Otek street which is a few meters walking distance from Baguio City Rizal Park. It was opened late last year (2013) and instantly became a haven for Chinese delicacy seekers. We have covered a few events at their function hall but it was only last January 31, 2013, eve of Chinese new year, that we decided to taste what this restaurant can offer. First thing, when we entered the restaurant, almost all tables were full of Chinoys. It was understandable … [Read more...]

Kung Fu Restaurant , Techno Hub, Camp John Hay, Baguio City

After weeks of waiting, we finally got to eat at the newly opened Kung Fu Restaurant at Techno Hub, Camp John hay. It was worth the wait. The Location: This restaurant is located at the "back part" of the Techno Hub center. If you are at the main road, look for Sumo Sam Restaurant and along that side of the building you will see Fog Photo, Kung Fu and Hill Station respectively. The restaurant was cozy and a little bit small. It can accommodate I guess  around 40 people at one time. The … [Read more...]

Route 55, The best RIBS and WINGS in Baguio City!

After a rough day at the shop, we decided to treat ourselves with a nice dinner. We went to Techno Hub at Camp John hay but the restaurants were full of tourists. We decided to go to Forest House instead but the waiting list was full. Having no other option, we asked the taxi driver if he can recommend a good restaurant and he suggested Route 55 at Legarda road. And so we went. At first impression, we thought it was a place for drunkards, party goers or bar hoppers because of the big signage … [Read more...]

Hill Station BISTRO, Techno Hub, John Hay, Baguio City

Last December 19, 2013, Hill Station BISTRO opened at Techno Hub, John Hay, Baguio City. The restaurant was spacious and had a good open air balcony. For dinner we had Lemon Chicken BBQ which was served on a bowl with red rice. It was ok. The Chili Dog sandwich was great. The mixture of beans and meat with spices tasted good and the chicken sausage was tender. My son had a special order of pancakes which the crew readily cooked. He also ordered one slice of deep dark choco cake which was very … [Read more...]

Chill with Azalea Baguio’s Street Food Grill

Most of us love the common street food. Much more if it was served in a hotel. Azalea Residences Baguio offers a great street food grill until December 30, 2013 from 3:00pm - 6:00pm. Aside from a clean serving, the sauces prepared by the chefs were really good and delicious. Price ranges from P10 - P20 only. Gulaman drinks are at P10. So if you are looking for a cool streetfood experience, try visiting Azalea Residences Baguio until the end of this month.                 You have to … [Read more...]