Baguio City, best known as the country’s summer capital, has charm steeped into its old bones. After all these years, it’s still a favorite vacation destination for both Filipinos and foreign tourists. The city, along with its numerous decades-old structures and attractions, has weathered the influx of visitors, modernization, and natural disasters over the years.
What we have today is a Baguio City that is both an old tourist hotspot and a relevant urban getaway.
Timeless and Historical Attractions
Rising 5,200 feet above sea level, Baguio is famous for its cool and sometimes freezing climate. But it’s not just the break from the sweltering Metro Manila weather that’s worth experiencing here. A visit to Baguio City isn’t complete if you don’t make your way to any of these historic sites:
- The Diplomat Hotel
- Burnham Park
- Teachers’ Camp
- Baguio Museum
- Bell Church
- Botanical Garden
- Camp John Hay
- Lion’s Head, Kennon Road
- Tam-Awan Village
All these locations have been part of Baguio’s long history. Ask around, and you might find locals who have interesting stories to tell about events that occurred in these places. Besides the interesting locales, these attractions also boast breathtaking views that are unique to Baguio.
We at Casa Vallejo are proud to be one of the spots in the city that offer both historical and tourist appeal. Our Casa has been standing for more than a century, witnessing the city’s growth and development. Nevertheless, we maintained our old-school charm and added some modern-day features besides.
Today, Casa Vallejo is a must-see boutique hotel in Baguio City.
New Attractions to Visit
History is not the only thing Baguio offers to tourists. The city has also opened its doors to modern-day attractions, successfully integrating the new with the old.
Make room in your itineraries for these destinations:
- Ben Cab Museum
- Baguio Night Market
- Amare La Cucina (known for their brick-oven pizas)
- Baguio Craft Brewery
- Café in the Sky
Vacationing in Baguio gives you the best of both worlds. You’ll enjoy the comforts of an urban city in a peaceful, quiet, and clean environment away from the chaos of Metro Manila.
So, for your next vacation, plan a trip to Baguio; you won’t regret it! You won’t even have to look hard for a place to stay where you can enjoy hotel amenities along with local culture because you’ll find that here at Casa Vallejo.
Contact us today.