You would think that being the Summer Capital of the Philippines, the most important person of the country would have a house in Baguio City… and if you think this, you are in fact right. The Mansion House of Baguio is the official summer residence of the President of the Philippines. It is said to be older than the city itself and is among the most photographed and most visited landmarks in Baguio City.
From the Mansion House, the name was cut short to be known as only the Mansion. This massive building was built in year 1908 as the summer homes for United States Governor-Generals who were the American administrators of the Philippines at the time. It was [Read more…]