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Tuesday, January 8, 2013

SAGADA EXPERIENCE: A WORTHFUL SAGA

THE SAGA BEGINS...

A famous tourist destination in Northern Luzon, Sagada is dreamed of by city escapees, nature trippers, adventurous travelers and everyone else. The mountain town of Mountain Province really has a lot to offer- well sculpted mountains, fantastic falls, rattling caves, marvelous lakes, astounding culture and more.     



It was a souls and saints holiday. Terminals are crowded with travelers. There was no ride from Baguio going straight to Sagada. At 10 am, I and my friend Edward took a van that would bring us halfway to Sagada. 

Halsema Highway, the highest point of Philippine Highway System

A Catholic Church in Bakun
 Passing by Halsema highway, we arrived at Bakun, Benguet and took a late lunch at 1 pm.  


Scenic view along the Cordillera highway
Another chartered van brought us to Bontoc at 4 pm. And after an hour of waiting, a jeep came to bring us to Sagada. 


A topload ride
I treated myself a topload ride enjoying the view to Sagada, unmindful of the rain. Slightly soaked, we arrived at Sagada a little ahead of Mr. Darkness.


THE SAGA CONTINUES...

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