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Explore MyPhilippines: Bag of Beans, Tagaytay City

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 Bag of Beans, Tagaytay City Bag of Beans is one of the must visit places in Tagaytay City. I am witness to how Bag of Beans has grown from a small coffee shop to an established dining place that it is now today.  Bag of Beans has also opened several branches along the Tagaytay City tourist stretch with six branches as of this writing. Bag of Beans caters as events venue and is one of the preferred wedding venues in Tagaytay City. Bag of Beans is also now into Bed and Breakfast accommodation. For this particular visit, me and my Family came for lunch. The food is really nice! Of course coffee and dessert after lunch is a must!  It was definitely worth the travel! Photo Credits: Bag of Beans Here is a short video of our latest visit to  Bag of Beans (Main) in Tagaytay City. Here are some photos taken during our last visit to Bag of Beans. This is an alfresco area with Italian theme. This is another side with English County vibe. This is an alfresco area with Italian theme. This is the

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Road Trip to PAGUDPUD This road trip to Pagudpud is not planned at all... I just got a message from a friend asking where we will be going during the holidays... Prior to my friends message, we are actually looking to go out of town, but has not finalized where to go... options were to Baguio City... or to Villa Escudero in Quezon. Baguio City was reported to be experiencing a very cold weather, so we are a bit hesitant since we might not enjoy it much. On the other hand, we can't contact Villa Escudero for a reservation... so off we agree to join my friend to a road trip to Pagudpud. This road trip, took us to the beautiful sceneries of Vigan, Laoag, Batac, and Pagudpud. Day 1: Vigan Places visited: Preserved centuries old ancestral homes of Vigan, Cabugao Beach Resort More on Day 1 Road Trip Destinations... Day 2: Pagudpud Places Visited: Laoag, Cape Bojeador LightHouse, Saud Beach Resort More on Day 2 Road Trip Destinations... Day 3: Pagudpud, Laoag Places Visi

How to Go to Pagudpud

How to Go to Pagudpud There are several ways to get there... and it all depends on your preference... By PLANE (via Laoag or Vigan) By BUS By CAR ****************************************************** By PLANE... Going to Pagudpud by PLANE via Laoag or Vigan. This option will first bring you by plane to either Laoag or Vigan. From either of these two jump off points, you will have to travel by land... by Bus or by Car going to the beautiful spots around this region. There are several Airlines offering direct flights from different parts of the Philippines and even from abroad going to either to Laoag or Vigan. Please check availability of direct flights coming from your place to Laoag or Vigan. Enjoy your trip! AIRLINES SERVICING the MANILA - VIGAN/LAOAG and Vice-Versa Philippine Airlines Online Booking: http://www.philippineairlines.com/pal_online/pal_online.jsp Cebu Pacific Onlince Booking: http://www.cebupacificair.com/ *************************************

Day 3: Road Trip to Pagudpud

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Day 3: Road Trip to Pagudpud We started the day viewing the sceneries along the shoreline of Saud Beach. It was a chilly morning, and no one from our group dared to go swimming in the cold waters of Saud Beach. A shot of the Bangui WindMills from Saud Beach. Savor this magnificent view in the early morning by the shores of Saud Beach. Early morning scenery at Saud Beach. My Kids enjoying the early morning sceneries by the shores of Saud Beach. Next Stop: Blue Lagoon Next stop was the Blue Lagoon, which is also known as Maira-Ira Beach... This is definitely a wonderful treat for nature lovers... with its white sand beach, crystal clear waters, awesome waves, and magnificent seaside sceneries. My Wife and two Sons enjoying the walk along the white sands of Blue Lagoon Beach. Beautiful sceneries at Blue Lagoon Beach: Two small islands can be seen from the shores of Blue Lagoon. Beautiful sceneries at Blue Lagoon Beach: White sands and awesome waves. Beautiful sceneries at