Litrato: Surprise! This is still Cagayan de Oro

No, this is not a shot from some foreign land. This is just in the outskirts of Cagayan de Oro, at Abba’s Orchard in Pualas, Bukidnon. Before you argue that this is not CDO anymore, it’s just beside Taguanao, Indahag, Cagayan de Oro. In fact, it’s approximately 2 kilometers from the South Diversion Road. Here are some shots of the La Granja Estates (where Abba’s Orchard is situated):

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Abba’s Orchard Montessori School is not like your ordinary school. They follow a pure Montessori style of teaching: in a nutshell, kids learns fast when what is taught is based on experience. When a child learns fast, he is accelerated to the next lesson, but if he has a hard time understanding, the teacher goes hands-on to help the child understand the topic better. They also teach the kids basic life-ready skills, like gardening/farming, woodworking, electricity, and animal raising.

 

The Alvarez Mission House viewed from the campus:SONY DSC

Entrance to La Granja Estates:

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La Granja Estates is a farm/country-living inspired subdivision. It has all basic amenities, like this infinity pool set on a very majestic view of the entire city, including the lush greens, the valley of Balulang, and the winding Cagayan de Oro River.

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More on that awesome view, let’s move on to Charlie Peak, a fledgling Restaurant with upcoming adventure attractions (zipline), and this unparalleled view:

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Charlie Peak can be accessed either from Pualas side (Indahag to Baungon route), or directly from the Cagayan de Oro Convention Center (just head straight to the rough road, passing the convention center). It’s approximately 2 kilometers from the South Diversion Road.

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Here is La Granja Estates as viewed from Charlie Peak. Far back is the Fresno Parkview and Bloomfields Subdivision at Lumbia.

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