Tagaytay Thrill

It was just a quick weekend getaway from the busy city life and my favorite bully person took this chance to take me to Tagaytay for an overnight stay and experience zipline first hand. I am pretty much thrilled with the thought of being dangled how many feet high from the ground and enjoying the view of trees and mountains while the wintry wind kissed my skin.

The stunning (almost) sunset view at Picnic Groove Tagaytay is solely enchanting.
Wohooo! I made it! No traces of being petrified huh?!
Tagaytay escapade wouldn’t be complete if you won’t pass by the leisure park – Skyranch!
Same thing – first hand experience πŸ™‚ But this time I am more than brave riding all the rides this amusement park has to offer (bragging tone)
The next morning, right after we ate our breakfast, since we still have few hours before hotel’s checkout, we went to People’s Park. It was almost an hour away from Potter’s Ridge Hotel where we stayed overnight. As they say “The park was converted from an incomplete mansion, known as the Palace in the Sky built during the Marcos Era”
It was sudden, but noteworthy! Truly a “bucket list unlocked” moment!


  1. March 9, 2017 / 1:50 am

    the zip line sounds like so much, i've always wanted to try!

    • March 30, 2017 / 5:04 am

      It's scary at first (since I have Acrophobia) but once your up there, just enjoy the view and you'll have an awesome adventure πŸ™‚

  2. April 10, 2017 / 1:25 pm

    Awesome. I don't have a fear of heights but I do of most things. So much so that the first time I ziplined, I nearly cried! This looks so awesome – because it was different when I did it in Alaska.

    • April 11, 2017 / 11:37 am

      I wonder how was ziplining at Alaska!

  3. April 10, 2017 / 2:52 pm

    This looks like an amazing trip! I've seen different zip lines before, but never a double one like that! I've been on the Dragonsbreath one in Haiti, but I'm not sure I could do one with someone banging against me like that lol!

    • April 11, 2017 / 11:43 am

      That pic was at the end of the ride πŸ™‚ Don't worry.. We have enough space while riding the zipline HAHA!

  4. April 10, 2017 / 5:16 pm

    This looks like too much fun! I bet that zip line was a blast, though I'm not sure I would be able to get myself to do it. I'm a chicken. Love seeing your photos!

    • April 11, 2017 / 11:45 am

      I'm sure you'll be able to do it *wink!

  5. Jennifer G
    April 10, 2017 / 8:12 pm

    I haven't been zip lining in my life the entire thought of it scares me. I do admit though it might be something I am willing to try, especially since you made it look like it was SO much fun. Bucket list maybe?

    • April 11, 2017 / 12:00 pm

      EXACTLY!!! next time let's aim to try sky diving! (extreme it is!)

  6. April 10, 2017 / 10:11 pm

    Sounds like a really fun trip! I love quick trips where there is lots to see and do. I've never been zip lining. I'm not sure if I'm brave enough, ha ha ha! Maybe…

    • April 11, 2017 / 12:04 pm

      I say go for it! Such an awesome feeling that you can brag about how you did it!

  7. April 10, 2017 / 11:57 pm

    Wow. The scenery looks beautiful. I've only gone ziplining once, and it was through the rain forest in Australia. Maybe I should give this town a try! Is this in the Philippines?

    • April 11, 2017 / 12:40 pm

      Yes Jocelyn! Tagaytay PH πŸ™‚

  8. April 11, 2017 / 12:37 am

    Look like you ladies had fun! I want to zip line but I am scared to death to even try it….lol Now you can count me in for the amusement park rides but the zip line….nawl I'll pass…lol! Great photos!

    • April 11, 2017 / 12:43 pm

      HAHA! I know that feeling! But the thrill differ in ways. At times I am more scared with amusement rides

  9. April 11, 2017 / 4:52 am

    I never heard of Tagaytay before. I googled just now and just realized it was in the Philippines. What an fun and exciting adventure you all had and I love the lens you used!

    • April 11, 2017 / 1:24 pm

      Thanks Kiwi! Hope you can visit Tagaytay one day πŸ™‚

  10. April 11, 2017 / 9:05 am

    Oh my goodness .. I'm deathly afraid of heights and get goosebumps just thinking about it. I'm thinking I'll have to live vicariously through you. That being said .. my son who is roughly your age would be all over it. Forwarding your post along to him. ps: I'm so glad you had a great time!

    • April 11, 2017 / 1:26 pm

      So as I Alison, but its an exemptional feeling overcoming your fears πŸ™‚ Hi to your son! πŸ™‚

  11. April 11, 2017 / 6:13 pm

    This looks like such a great time, and your pics are awesome!! I don't have an issue with heights so I would definitely do that!

  12. April 19, 2017 / 12:22 pm

    That sounds like so much fun! I have always wanted to go ziplining!!

  13. April 19, 2017 / 4:07 pm

    The zip line sounds so fun. I've always to go zip-lining.

  14. April 19, 2017 / 7:03 pm

    This looks like a blast! I hope to go ziplining one day.

  15. April 19, 2017 / 8:29 pm

    It's great that you guys had such a fun time! I've always wanted to go ziplining, so it's always fun to see stuff like this from people who have done it.

    • April 27, 2017 / 1:54 am

      I was one of those who just see photos and videos, finally, its me who's doing it! yey!

  16. April 19, 2017 / 10:18 pm

    Awesome awesome pictures! this place is just heavenly, I'm sure you enjoyed every moment πŸ™‚

  17. April 19, 2017 / 11:17 pm

    Ziplining is so much fun but I have never been on a zipline like this before. How fun and the views are incredible as well!

  18. April 20, 2017 / 3:39 am

    Ooooh zip line is on my list for sure!! My stomach would be sure to drop, but I think it would be worth it. I think πŸ˜‰

  19. April 20, 2017 / 8:50 am

    You are right. The pictures are amazing. I love ziplining, we did it in Cambodia for the first time a few months ago.

  20. April 20, 2017 / 10:26 am

    i spent the first 30 seconds playing with the sparkles on your header. That is so cool. And yeaI definitely want to do this.

  21. April 20, 2017 / 7:09 pm

    What a fun time and gorgeous scenery. I've never been ziplining before but I know I wouldn't look as brave as you. I'm terrified of heights.

  22. April 20, 2017 / 8:02 pm

    Looks like you guys had a fun time! the zip line looks is something I would like to do one day if it is not too high off the ground lol.

  23. April 21, 2017 / 1:53 am

    I LOVE ziplines! It looked like you had the best time!

  24. April 21, 2017 / 3:02 am

    This looks like so much fun and the view must have been unbelievable! Your pictures make me want to jump on the zipline and get to the view ASAP!

  25. April 21, 2017 / 9:23 am

    Looks like a really wonderful place to get away for the weekend! And there's so much to do as well!

  26. April 21, 2017 / 1:38 pm

    Looks like a super fun adventure. I want to go zip-lining.

  27. April 21, 2017 / 7:01 pm

    Wow, i wish i have courage to try that ziplines πŸ™‚ Tagaytay is also a nice place!

  28. April 21, 2017 / 10:19 pm

    What a gorgeous view!! It looks like you had a great time. I would love to try ziplining one day.

  29. April 22, 2017 / 2:28 am

    Riding in a zipline is a total enjoyment plus the overlooking view around, what could you ask for? Great adventure!

  30. Elizabeth O.
    April 22, 2017 / 5:04 am

    It looks like you had an amazing time there! The view is stunning and it looks like a great place to spend the day at.

  31. April 22, 2017 / 5:05 am

    This is a great place to go to for some down time. I wouldn't mind going here and have a picnic with the family as well.

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