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Met Bob Marley in Sagada
Philippines

12 hours away from the capital of the Philippines, is a little town called Sagada. A quiet hill station situated in the northern part of Luzon, particularly in Mountain Province.

A haven, a getaway... been going back here in the last 6 years or so.  Chill-out, relax, eat, sleep, drink and laugh.  And do it all over again.

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Uploaded: 20/02/2012
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