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5 Reasons to Stay in Summit Ridge Tagaytay This Holiday Season

5 Reasons to Stay in Summit Ridge Tagaytay This Holiday Season

Tagaytay is one of the Philippine’s most popular tourist destinations not only because of its cool climate, but also because it as many beautiful and exquisite spots or places that everybody would love to visit and spend special moments for a holidays with the whole family. Tagaytay overlooks the breathtaking view of Taal Lake in Batangas, the fascinating Taal Volcano Island in the middle of the lake and other wonderful places of Tagaytay.

Tagaytay is located close to the busy and crowded city of Manila. Its cool climate makes Tagaytay a perfect place where people who want to escape the heat of the busy city would always want to go.

TagaytayTagaytay City is the home of the famous Summit Ridge Tagaytay. It is a hotel which was perfectly crafted by architects and engineers to create a masterpiece. The Summit Ridge Tagaytay is a hotel and a convention center rolled into one and is owned and operated by the Robinsons Land Corporation. It has 108 rooms and 2 bedroom suites. Each room has its own balcony which gives their guest a chance to view the Taal volcano.

As you stay in one of the rooms of the Summit Ridge Tagaytay you’ll be amazed to see a fascinating view of the Taal Lake and Taal Volcano. Each room of the hotel is graced by a balcony which gives a panoramic view of the world’s smallest and active volcano.

With the Christmas Holidays just around the corner, many people are already booked to spend their holidays in this exquisite hotel. The hotel can also be a perfect venue for a Christmas party and other important events and celebrations. People who have already visited the hotel will never forget the wonderful experience they have shared and spent at the Summit Ridge Tagaytay. These people will always have good words to say about the hotel and their staff.

There are one hundred and one good reasons why you should stay in the Summit Ridge Hotel especially during this holiday season. As early as November, you can already feel and smell the air that the Christmas Holidays can bring. Everybody involved in the hotel operation is in the festive mood as they prepare the whole place for the Christmas season. The whole staff of the Summit Ridge Hotel sees to it that every detail that can make the hotel guests comfortable should be well taken care of. All of these preparations are reasons enough that can make anybody want to stay in Summit Ridge Tagaytay for the Holiday Season.

One good reason why you should stay in the Summit Ridge Tagaytay is to escape the heat or hot temperature in the busy cities. The Tagaytay’s temperature is cool and is just perfect for a vacation spree in this prestigious hotel.

During ordinary days the hotel offer delicious foods for your breakfast, lunch and dinner and for the Christmas Holidays they double or triple their treat to give their guests a delicious and yummy food to celebrate Christmas. For instance, the C2 Classic Cuisine has prepared something great for you for the Christmas Eve dinner. They serve different menus and delicacy of different countries that you will surely enjoy eating. Their main courses and side dishes include mouthwatering menu of pork, chicken, beef and seafoods that you’ll find so hard to resist. They have salads that come in different varieties. They also have tasty pastries, mouthwatering cakes, candies and tarts and drinks on a Christmas Eve.

After the Christmas Eve celebration, the whole staff is now set for the New Years’ celebration. The C2 Classic Cuisine has set everything for a festive New Years’ Eve celebration. They have a wide selection of food and drinks that you can enjoy as you welcome the New Year. They have Lechon, roasted chickens, meatballs and other delicious and yummy foods that you can think of.

They have fruit cakes, Black Forest Cakes, pastilles and a wide selection of fruits to complete your New Years’ Day celebration.

A cold Christmas and New Year morning breakfast can be heartwarming as you indulge yourself with the hearty breakfast prepared by C2 Classic Cuisine. They have a wide selection of breads and pastries, soups, cereals and desserts. They also have an omelet, salad and pancakes for breakfast. Christmas and New Year breakfast menu are not the same. They have different menus and preparations uniquely prepared for each celebration.

Summit Ridge Tagaytay2Staying in a place or a hotel which can give you a “Home away from home” feeling can make you stay in that place for as long as you want (if you’re not tight on your budget). This is what the guests of the famous Summit Ridge Hotel would feel.

The Summit Hotel has a complete facilities and amenities that their guests can use. Guests of this famous hotel can enjoy its world class spa, gym, pool and indoor courts for badminton and basketball.

Make your night exciting as you party and dance at the hotel elegant ballrooms and function rooms where you will be serenaded by the hotels fantastic musicians.

The Summit Ridge Hotel is also the perfect venue for a convention and important business meetings. It can also be a suitable place for a celebration or an event.

As the Christmas Holidays approaches you still have all time in the world to get accommodation for an exciting holiday season at the Summit Ridge Tagaytay.

Restaurants in Angeles City

Restaurants in Angeles City

Angeles City’s strategic location has helped the city become a famous Entertainment Capital of the Philippines. Angeles City is also one of the fastest-growing cities outside Metro Manila. It is located near the Clark Freeport Zone and Subic Freeport Zone, which are both economic Zones which can get the attention of some of the world’s biggest investors like Texas Instruments. The city is also a perfect place for international business tycoons.

Angeles City has also become a famous International Culinary Hub. It has many restaurants which can serve world class food which are all beyond compare. Some of Angeles City’s top rated restaurants are:

  1. Salt Restaurant: Main Buffet Restaurant of Widus Resort and Casino–Salt Restaurant is the main dining area and the breakfast buffet place of the Widus resort and casino. It is open from 6 in the morning to 10 in the evening every day. It serves buffet breakfast from 6 in the morning to 10 in the morning. Lunch and dinner, serve ala carte meals where you can take your pick from the menu of international dishes.
  2.  Gloria Jeans Coffee: Famous Aussie Coffee Chain Branch in Clark- is an International Coffee Company, where it has 1000 branches in 39 countries including here in the Philippines. It has 12 outlets and one of them is located inside Clark Freeport. Business starts at 8 in the morning to 10 in the evening every day. Gloria Jean’s Coffee serves an extensive selection of the best coffees which they can serve either hot or cold, brewed and coffee blended with cappuccinos, lattes, mochachinos and teas and assorted baked goodies. Large cup of Iced Latte cost 140 pesos and iced teas cost 130 pesos.
  3. Shanghai Palace Restaurant- is the Oldest Chinese Restaurant in the City which opened in 1966. The restaurant can accommodate 1,500 persons. The whole place is divided into the main dining room, the shabu-shabu room, three VIP rooms and 3 large function rooms. Shanghai Palace Restaurant serves the real Chinese food from traditional recipes to contemporary dishes.
  4. Binulo Restaurant: Kapampangan Cuisine and Steakhouse- This restaurant is famous for its delicious local Kapampangan dishes and assorted steaks. Binulo means Bamboo. Some of the foods and rice they serve are cooked inside bamboo poles. Business in Binulo restaurant starts from 10 in the morning to 11 in the afternoon. Binulo offers sizzling sisig, tapang damulag (cured carabao meats), Bamboo cooked fried rice like the Binulo Nasi. Fresh River Prawns cooked in Bamboo, Porterhouse steaks or T-bone steaks.
  5. aling-lucing-sisigAling Lucing’s Sisig: is where the National Dish “Sisig” was Invented- sisig is one of the most popular Filipino dishes. Business in Aling Lucings starts at 6 in the morning to 3 in the morning every day. Aside from the pork sisig, they also offer seafood sisig and other Filipino food.
  6. Meat Plus Café: Mid priced Imported Steakhouse and Café- Meat Plus Café is a Café/Steakhouse. It offers the best local and American Black Angus Steaks of different cuts and sizes. It also serves pasta, pizza and soup. It opens 10 am to 9pm from Mondays to Sundays.
  7. L.A. Bakeshop: great little café- This little bakeshop is one of the favorite place where students would flock to grab a bite of their delicious breads. L.A. Bakeshop serves the best tasty cheese bread and other delicious treats like pandesal, pan de coco, Spanish bread and other “pasalubong items” like peanuts and cashews.
  8. Jenny’s Carenderia- A typical “carenderia” where you can eat a wide variety of delicious foods for as low as 40 pesos only including the rice.
  9. Margarita Station- is a sports bar which offers excellent Thai, Mexican and American food. Margarita Station offers round the clock services to their customers. They offer beer at a reasonable price. They have waitresses who are always ready to take orders and to give their customers the best services. They also serve other delightful foods that you can enjoy eating if you always go for Thai, Mexican and American Food.
  10. Island Grill- is one of the best places to hang out after a stressful day in the office. It has a good and very relaxing ambiance that can ease out the stress and the pressures after a hard day’s work. The music played by an Acoustic Band gives a soothing effect as you relax and watch the golf course lake. They also offer potato skins, Hungarian sausage and cocktails.
  11. citalianC Italian Dining- is a popular cozy Italian restaurant which offers delicious Italian Food like the cheese pizza. They also offer mouth-watering treats like the luscious Proscuitto e Melone, CozzaTorino and the classic Bruchetta. On the other hand, if you want to have a hearty meal you can have the Grilled Pork Crown Roast, Pan Roasted Shoulder Steak and Whole Lamb Shank Braised.
  12. Don Epoy Mexican Grill- is a simple restaurant which has a good ambiance. It offers simple, delicious and very affordable Mexican grill food. They also serve delicious and tender steak burrito and steak platter.
  13. Herbs and Greens for fresh dining- They serve a wide selection of salads, steaks, pastas and unique appetizers.
  14. Cabalen- is a perfect place to go to fill your stomach with their delicious food treat. They offer the “EAT ALL YOU CAN EAT, ALL YOU WANT” for only 161 per person for lunch and 269 per person for dinner.

Reasons to Love Boracay

Reasons to Love Boracay

A paradise surrounded by powdery white sands and crystal clear water is the amazing Boracay Island. Boracay is one of the best islands in the World. Its beaches can compete with the best beaches of the Caribbean and the South Pacific. People who have already visited the exotic island can use the entire adjective in the dictionary to describe Boracay.

boracay-pic-3Boracay Island is also a paradise where people who love action and fun twenty four hours a day can go. Life in Boracay is full of fun and partying. During daytime, people can do many water sports or outdoor activities in the velvety white sands of the beach. Some people would just lounge lazily and enjoy the warmth given by the sun; some of them can just watch and stroll along the shore. When night time invades the paradise, you’ll be amazed to see how the whole place has been transformed from a typical beach scenario into a place where everybody can have fun. They can also dance and sing, have a barbecue party, drink, eat and just have some super-duper fun-filled evening. Everybody just loves Boracay and anybody who has already been to this Paradise would always want to go back to this lovely paradise.

There are 101 good reasons why you will love the beautiful island of Boracay. For instance, the Perfectly White Sand Beach of Boracay Island’s perfect white sand and crystal clear water makes Boracay as one of the best beaches in the world. The beach extends up to 4 kilometers. As you stroll along the beach barefooted, you can feel the soft powdery white sands gently caressing your feet as you walk. Its crystal clear water is just so clear that you can even see your own reflection as you gaze down in the water.

Aside from the amazing beaches that settles on the velvety white island, hotels, restaurants, bars, dive centers, shops and other business establishments are put up in this island called Paradise.

Another good reason why many people love Boracay is its beautiful water which is very conducive for different water sports. It can cater to different kinds of water sports which can make your vacation spree in Boracay worthwhile. People who love water sports has come to the right place. Among the water sports are the banana boat, fly fish, parasailing, jet ski, paddle boarding, kayaking and etc. – Boracay has also been known as the home for cliff divers. The Magic Island, which is only 10 minutes away from the White Beach by boat is now the perfect place where cliff divers can dive for as long as they want. For a meager 150pesos you can enjoy diving from its 5, 10, 12 and 13 meter platform into the sea.

Experience Boracay’s Island delicious yummy foods as you indulge yourself with the best local and international cuisine. The whole island is almost covered by restaurants and different food stations which offer a wide selection of food. Some of these famous restaurants are Panama Restaurant, Aria Cucina Italiana, Real coffee and Tea Café, Manana Mexican Cuisine, True food Restaurant, Crafty’s Rooftop Bar, Lemoni Café and Restaurant and a variety of seafood and buffet stalls.

BOracay offers around the clock or 24/7 hours of activities. Because of this, their guest doesn’t want to sleep so that they will not miss anything that Boracay has to offer. Every moment spent in this enchanting island is precious. From sunrise to sunset everybody is loaded with activities. Daytime is loaded with outdoor and water activities that keeps everybody busy. Some people who can’t participate or who don’t like to participate in any sports can just lounge lazily and watch all the thrills and excitement that everybody is doing. Nights in Boracay will never be the same again if you will just let it slipped by without taking a part of the evening activities. Hence, you have to go out and be a part of the partying and dancing all night.

Considering that Boracay is already crowded, you can also enjoy Boracay at Puka Beach which is less crowded than Boracay. Puka Beach is a small strip of which can be reached by trike or bike from the White Beach. It was named Puka Beach because of the abundance of Puka shells long time ago. Puka Beach is a perfect place for those people who want to experience Boracay in perfect solitude and isolation.

At the end of the day, just before sunset many people are already waiting for the sunset which everybody referred to as the Iconic Sunset. Everybody has their own camera to take pictures and to catch a glimpse of the fascinating Iconic Sunset.

boracay-pic-4Boracay has the best underwater world for you to explore so you can just go scuba diving to see the real beauty of the world under water. However, if you don’t want to go scuba diving or you don’t know how to scuba dive, you can still see and explore the underwater world by going helmet diving or snorkeling.

Since Boracay is just a small island you can explore the whore city by riding a bike. You can rent a bike and just ride around the place to see everything in Boracay.

Another place that you should also go and visit is the Boracay’s Sister Island. From then you will be able to see the Carabao Island or Hambil.