8 Ways to Make Your Christmas More Special in Baguio

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Baguio is known as the Summer Capital of the Philippines, but everyone knows it also is a special place for an almost-Winter Wonderland spectacle. Read up on these tips if you’re up for the 14-16° temperature!

  • Enjoy a Hot Yoga class

Given the city’s cool climate, unwinding and discovering inner peace with a Hot Yoga class at The Yoga Room in Casa Vallejo will sure help you jumpstart your day!

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  • Have coffee in Café by the Ruins

Sip and indulge on a cup of Arabica coffee at Café by the Ruins along Chanum Street. All of their meals are also proudly locally-sourced and homegrown!

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  • Fill yourself up with an outdoor meal

Missing Baguio’s Ketchup Community? No worries! A lot of their establishments have opened branches inside the city proper so you can still enjoy your favorites from Canto Bogchi joint on Kisad Road, Rumah Sate in Mine’s View Park, or Happy Tummy in SM Baguio!

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  • Be bold and challenge your palate

At the Soup District along Leonard Wood Road, you can enjoy Soup #5 (made with bull testicles and genitalia)–the ballsiest soup in town!

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  • Indulge in Pansit Guisado — a Baguio special

Line up along Diego Silang Road for a taste of some of their carinderia’s famous Pansit Miki Guisado

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  • Satisfy your sweet tooth

Treat yourself to a slice (or two) of scrumptious cakes in Vizco’s along Session Road

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  • Taste test local craft beer

Along Marcos Highway sits Baguio Craft Brewery, where you can indulge on a wide variety of samples of local craft beer

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  • End the day with a relaxing massage

After a long day of exploring, visit Mines View park for a relaxing traditional kulkulis massage — a special massage given using a tree branch!

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Need more tips? Download the Baguio GuidApp:  https://www.azaleabaguio.com/activities-attractions/# and enjoy your stay at The Azalea Hotel & Residences – truly your home away from home.