Take an Extreme Adventure or Just Chill at Laresio Lakeside Resort and Spa

The last weekend of February had us driving to UPLB to fetch Ralph who went on an overnight debate competition. Since February 25 was declared as an official holiday, we thought that it would be the best time to spend the night at a resort in Los Baños. It was a last minute decision so I failed to reserve us a room at the Makiling Onsen Spa. Thankfully, Laresio Lakeside Resort and Spa was just a few hundred meters and a phone call away.

It was actually my husband first discovered Laresio Lakeside Resort and Spa. He saw a viral post on Facebook about it and tagged me. I didn't realize that it was also located in Los Baños until our car drove past its signage along the highway. Luck was on our side when I booked because there were still a few rooms available. As the night passed, we saw guests coming and checking in the rooms beside ours.

Checking-in at Laresio
We availed of the Small Group Overnight Package for 4 which cost us 1,500 each.

The package an airconditioned room good for…

September 7, 2009: Philippine Non-Working Holiday

September 7, 2009 has been declared by Malacañang Palace as a Non-Working Holiday. That day is the scheduled burial of Ka Erdy Manalo, Executive Minister of Iglesia ni Cristo. On that day, also, all flags will be placed on half-mast as a symbol of national mourning. This was relayed to Bombo Radyo by Press Secretary Cerge Remonde.

September 21, 2009 is also another Non-Working Holiday in celebration of Eid'l Fitr or the end of Ramadan. This is in accordance to the President's Proclamation 1699.

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