LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Aug. 15(PIA) -- Advocates of the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) Law from Baguio City and Benguet gathered in a concert to call for the full implementation of the law.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, July 28 (PIA) - - Governor Crescencio Pacalso has issued a directive establishing protocol on the issuance of advisories to small scale mining(SSM) activities during typhoons and other weather disturbances upon the discretion of the respective municipal local chief executives.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Aug. 25 (PIA) - - Trainings to enhance cooperative know how are sustained in the province to properly equip and boost cooperative groups such as in their financial records which is the life of their business.
BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 22(PIA) - - In a bid to move forward the reproductive health program of the government , provincial officials passed an ordinance entitled “Benguet Province Responsible Parenting and Reproductive Health Code”.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet – Motorists and residents vehemently denounced the alleged insensitivity of local and public works officials and the incompetence of contractors in the implementation of major infrastructure projects along main roads in the province that result to tremendous traffic congestions daily to the detriment of the welfare of the public.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Aug. 22 (PIA) - - Incorporating indigenous traditional practices in infrastructure development promotes and allows Cordillera cultural heritage to flourish and as a means to reveal Cordillera identity.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, July 28 (PIA) - - Smoking in public places here has been minimized since the Tobacco Control Ordinance took effect early part of January, and reinforced with the recent national ban on smoking.
LA TRINDID, Benguet, Aug. 22(PIA) - - Governor Crescencio Pacalso underscored the current status and pressing needs of the province which need immediate attention in his recent State of the Province Address.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Aug. 15 (PIA) - - The local government here launched last week the ‘Green Market’ program which helps reduce waste coming from the public market and other business establishments.
BUGUIAS, Benguet – The local government, host communities and indigenous peoples (IPs) hosting the operation of the 3-megawatt Man-asok hydro project of the Benguet Electric Cooperative (BENECO) stand to gain more benefits compared to the benefits being given by the operator of a minihydro power plant which is five times bigger than the said renewable energy plant here.
La Trinidad is know to be the “Strawberry Capital of the Philippines” because of the strawberry fields. Visitors can experience strawberry picking and also taste different products made from strawberry like the strawberry ice cream and strawberry “taho”.
Asin Hot Springs
Located at the outskirts of the city of Baguio, this attraction gives it’s visitors the chance to indulge in serious relaxation. Asin Hot Springs has been knwon to do wonders for the mind, body and soul because of the spring’s natural minerals like sulfates, calcium and chloride.
The BenCab museum, located at KM 6. Asin Road, houses the permanent collection of Philippine National Artist Benedicto Cabrera (BenCab) in several galleries, as well as venues for art shows and exhibitions. The Philippine Contemporary Art Galleries highlight the artist’s collection of paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture. The smaller exhibition rooms contain other collections accumulated by BenCab through the years.
The home to beautiful landscaped gardens and intricately designed arches and buildings adorned with flags, bells and dragons. Bell church holds some artifacts about Buddhism and literatures about the history of China.
Mt. Pulag is the highest peak in Luzon and the third highest in the Philippines which is 2,922 meters above sea level. The view from the top of Mt. Pulag never fails to amaze its climbers.
Also know as the Fire Mummies of the Philippines, the Kabayan Mummies are from the Ibaloi tribe of Benguet. This have been included in the 100 Most Endangered Sites in the World by a non-profit organization that focuses on the preservation of important historical monuments and sites.
The Ambuclao dam is popularly known as the biggest rock filled dam in the Far East and is considered as one of the major projects in Luzon that feeds electricity to the grid lines of Luzon.
Rose lovers will surely be pleased with Rose Gardens. A famous tourist attraction located in La Trinidad. Here, you will find a large variety of roses, chrysanthemums and other ornamental plants.
This is considered to be one of the major destinations in the Cordilleras. It is the highest mountain located in Tinongdan, Itogon via the Benguet-Vizcayay boundary that boasts of stunning views of neighboring mountains and the great Luzon valley.
Kalugong View Point
A trek to Mount Kalugong is something that adventure seekers and nature lovers woudn't miss. The Kalugong View Point will give you a breathtaking experience and a panoramic view of the La Trinidad Valley and ther villages.