Travel Blogs from Baguio
... 12 year old son Ben. Boy is he tall! That evening we were invited to have dinner with the Piets. After dinner Lukas and Brock disappeared somewhere, and Jessney, Noah, Ben, and I played hide and seek for awhile. Later when it was time for bed we went down into our little suite, but where was Lukas? I think he was going to have a sleepover with Brock. The rest of the kids were quite tired and we went to bed. I had a tiring but good ...
... nap for a few hours then just enjoyed the scenery which was amazing from the road, which at one point is the highest highway in the Philippines, you could see rice terraces and misty mountains. Next to the edge of the road the drop down would be very unforgiving if you strayed to close it was just a sheer drop down, at one point where the road was being repaired It looked like it had just caved in completely. I arrived in Sagada around lunch time and found a ...
... But it can also be tiring, annoying and hard, especially if you're worn out from your travels.
The Philippines have already taught me a lot.
There are times where I find myself wishing someone would stick one of these pathetic coloured Thai stickers on my Tshirt to ensure that I'll end up at the destination of my wish.
So, I reckon, everything is always a matter of perspective ;-)
October 17, 2010
Yesterday we attended our second baby blessing since we have been here. Baby blessings or dedications are held on Saturdays. They are celebrated with the child's first birthday. Both ceremonies were fairly small but the parties afterwords are not. They really go all out. I don’t know where or how they cook that much food but the tables ...
Papa Chito's Pork Afritada
This is probably my favorite Filipino dish thus far. It can be made with chicken or beef.
This recipe made enough for Rene and I with a little left over.
6 small potatos (new potato size)
1 large carrot
1 small onion
3 cloves garlic
1/2 kilo pork chunks
1 can pineapple chunks
1 cup soy sauce
Magic Sarap (Philippine seasoning mix, smells a ...
Other places to stay in Baguio
24 Session Road, Baguio | Innfrom $25