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A city of northwest Luzon, Philippines. It is a mountain resort.
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(Placename) a city in the N Philippines, on N Luzon: summer capital of the Republic. Pop: 287 000 (2005 est)
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(ˈbɑ giˌoʊ)

a city on W Luzon, in the N Philippines: summer capital. 119,009; 4961 ft. (1512 m) high.
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PayMaya equips merchants for Panagbenga Festival !-- -- Richmond Mercurio (The Philippine Star) - March 3, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines PayMaya Philippines, the digital payments arm of PLDT's Voyager Innovations Inc., has teamed up with the Baguio Flower Festival Foundation Inc.
NAMED after bagiw, an Ibaloy term for moss that grew abundantly on the rolling terrain at that time, the name of Baguio City was later changed to Baguio by the Spanish colonizers who had difficulty pronouncing the word.
With medals yet to be won from 12 events, five of which the defending champion Baguio could dominate, chances are the highland players will go home singing like the band Queen that they are the champion.
The bishop, who fought to protect Baguio's pine trees, was laid to rest on Saturday (July 6) by the Catholic faithful.
BAGUIO CITY -- Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Roy Cimatu on Saturday ordered the conduct of an eco-system research to extend the life of the Benguet pine tree species that abound in this mountain resort city.
Barangays in Baguio ban gossiping, drying undies !-- -- Artemio Dumlao (The Philippine Star) - February 6, 2019 - 12:00am BAGUIO CITY, Philippines A heavily populated village here wants to impose a ban on "idle gossip" or "tsismis" while another densely populated barangay crafted a ban on conspicuously hanging underwear out to dry.
ABOUT 2 million tourists are projected to ascend to Baguio City this month as the city celebrates its annual Panagbenga Flower Festival, which was launched on February 1.
Combat sports is once again carrying Baguio's quest for the overall title, with wushu, muay thai, taekwondo, and judo earning precious mints even in the Batang Pinoy national final in Puerto Princesa, Palawan after three days of action.
A religious leader, who fought to preserve Baguio's pine trees, and a former newsman who taught schoolchildren to love the city's forests, have died this week.
BAGUIO CITY - The city's Filipino-Chinese community recognized six resi-dents as this year's Spring Festival Out-standing Citizens for their contribution to the community through the years.
Baguio chill dips to 9.8ordmC !-- -- Artemio Dumlao (The Philippine Star) - January 29, 2019 - 12:00am BAGUIO CITY, Philippines The mountain chill in this city dropped to 9.