Some Beautiful places in Laguna that I Love to go always
These places are beautiful and for sure you will like it when you go here because these places are perfect for a vacation getaway.
1.Liliw, Laguna – Liliw perhaps is best known for its cold water spring resorts, native homemade sweets and a sizeable shoe industry that rivals that of Marikina City. The town is also known for its baroque church and its Liliw-style houses. The local government is currently undertaking means to conserve its cultural heritage sites and has proposed to enact a legislation that would mandate the usage of the Liliw style architecture as the only means of construction and reconstruction in the town. If the ordinance passes, Liliw will have a greater chance to become a heritage town and further support from the National Commission for Culture and the Art.
2.Nagcarlan, Laguna – Nagcarlan has clean flowing rivers, gushing waterfalls, calm lakes and lush hills and mountains. Historic Spanish colonial sites, restaurants with competitive and affordable dishes, resorts and vacation house and a plethora of welcoming people.
Lack of promotion has caused this town to overlooked by tourist and that is why locals have made their own ways to promote this town through blogging websites and conducting nature-oriented activities like hiking and running
3.Binan, Laguna – Biñan Municipality has popularly recognized as the trading center area immediately south of Metro Manila. The city has the largest public market in the province of Laguna, and in the CALABARZON Region. Retailers from nearby towns often plow the city proper to purchase goods and merchandise intended to sold elsewhere. Biñan has also been the center of commerce in the region because of the numerous banking institutions across the city, plus the ever-growing number of commercial establishments and emerging shopping centers.
A common sight is the preparations and setting up of the wholesalers and the arrival of jeepneys and trucks carrying various items such as fruits, vegetables, dry goods, dairy products, meat, fish, etc. The market activity would be 24 hours with the peak reaching the early hours (3:00–7:00 am) as Filipinos are known to work in the early hours of the day trying to prevent exposure to the beating sun.
The city also known for a type of pancake made from rice flour, topped with cheese or butter (Puto Biñan). There are also slices of savory salted egg on top to contrast the mildly sweet pancake base. The best-known makers of Puto in Biñan located in the barangay of San Vicente, that’s why the city renowned for as “The Home of the Famous Puto Biñan in Laguna”.This city also known for the shoes and slippers manufactured in Barangay dela Paz and Malaban. While in Barangay Platero you will find the manufacturer of hats or the so-called “Sumbrero”
4.Los Banos, Laguna – Los Baños declared as the Special Science and Nature City of the Philippines through Presidential Proclamation No. 349. The proclamation, however, does not convert the municipality to a city or give it corporate powers that accorded to other cities.
Aside from its importance in academics, science, and research, Los Baños is a well-known tourist destination. Because of the town’s proximity to Metro Manila, Los Baños’ hot spring resorts are frequent weekend or summer getaways. For those residents of the vast metropolis and tourists from other places in the Philippines and abroad. Tourists who visit Los Baños also come to the several native delicacies stores in the town to buy the town’s famous Buko pie (coconut meat pie) as well as a home-grown brand of chocolate cake. Currently, it is Laguna’s richest municipality in terms of assets amounting to Php 652.95 M.
5. Majayjay, Laguna – It located at the foot of Mount Banahaw, and stands 1,000 feet above sea level. One hundred twenty kilometers south of Manila, it bounded by the municipality of Magdalena. On the north-west, by Lucban in Quezon province on the southeast. By Luisiana on the north-east and by Liliw on the west.
Majayjay has the Taytay Falls, also called the Majayjay Falls or Imelda Falls. Because ex-First Lady Imelda Marcos financed the promotion of tourism in this place. It is a two-story-high falls located in a remote scenery where the forestry is abundant. To reach Taytay Falls, one has to go down the stone steps leading to a kilometer-long trail. Constructed in 2008, during the past, reaching Taytay Falls is a very hard task. As there were no marked trails during that time. Recently, the World Bank has sponsored the promotion of tourism in Taytay Falls.
6. Pagsanjan, Laguna – Pagsanjan is the tourist capital of Laguna and the home of the Bangkero Festival. The bangkeros are tour guides, who steer the tourists’ boats. They are the boatmen who shoot the 14 rapids between rocks and boulders all the way to the Pagsanjan Falls. For which the town well known but actually located in the neighboring municipality of Cavinti. The Bangkero Festival celebrated in the month of March.