Planning a trip? Those who love to travel know the essence of all travel is about you and your enjoyment. Travelers know that the destination is a major part in planning a trip, experiencing and delving deeper into an unfamiliar places, people and culture is paramount.
Expand your horizons and set your sight to the Philippines, an off the beaten path travel site! An undiscovered paradise made of thousands of islands and white sand beaches all around! A tiny dot in the map of the world, and yet a haven for travelers, backpackers, retirees and even passersby.
It offers awesome tourist attractions, magnificent beaches, hot spring resorts, colorful festivals, hundreds of scenic spots and world-class hotels and facilities. Not to mention the tropical climate, the affordable prices as well as the friendly and hospitable, English-speaking people! You will be glad you came, and we’re sure, you WILL come back for more FUN in the Philippines!
THINGS TO DO IN LA UNION
You will never be bored in La Union! There are so many fun things to do while you are there! Here are some of them:
1. Surf’s Up!
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La Union is known as the Surfing Capital of the North and is famous not just to the local surfers but even to the world surfing circuit. The beaches in San Juan are said to have some of the most perfect waves in the region. It is perfect for board surfing from November to February. Carlatan and Wallace in San Fernando are also good spots. – Source: http://www.thunderbird-asia.com See Photo Gallery…
2. Scuba Diving
If you prefer to dive rather than surf, then Fagg Reef is for you. It’s the most famous dive site in the area and marks the divide between the Lingayen Gulf and the South China Sea. The site is also known as The Tanks, after the three World War II tanks that were dropped off here, resulting in a wide and diverse marine life, perfect for scuba diving. – Source: http://www.thunderbird-asia.com
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You have a choice of swimming in the pools, or swimming on the ocean!
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7.Spa and Massage
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The FLOW Surf Yoga Samba team celebrated another milestone when we turned another year older in the place where it all began – San Juan Surf Resort in La Union.
9. Jet Skiing
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Enjoy the natural beauty of the place.
Lon-oy Spring – It is located between Barangay Lon-oy and Barangay Bayabas of San Gabriel, La Union with an area of approximately 10 hectares, it consists of numerous natural springs, three deep waterfalls and pristinely clear and invigoratingly cool waters.
Bakes Swimming Pool – It is located at Sitio Dercas of Barangay Lon-oy, this natural pool derives its water supply from Lon-oy Springs. The cool breeze in the area refreshes a weary and tired adventurer or traveler.
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Where is La Union and How to Get There