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Sep 28, 2014 - Laoag to Pagudpud, Philippines

Kelly’s tale: Laoag to Pagudpud, Philippines We left Vigan on the supposedly 3 hour bus ride to Laoag, where we planned to obtain our Chinese visas. Of course, the bus ride took closer to 5 hours, so we arrived in Laoag a bit bedraggled and tired. Checked into a funky, art-deco, sixties diner themed hotel, which for once we did not search all over the town to find our best deal. The next day we awoke early, planning to get to the embassy as soon as it opened, to hopefully avoid the long lines and waits. It was closer than we thought, so we...

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