The picturesque town of Pasuquin in Laoag is renowned for its salt-making. Salt beds along the sea have strong sand and coral soil material, making it suitable for salt production. Salts have become a household industry which has given many Pasuquiños a livelihood.
Pasuquin is a common salt manufacturer, and salt bags are displayed in stands that are ready for sale on the highway. On the motorway stalls you can see several people sell plastic bags of fresh sea salt and onion and garlic.
Pasuquin is located in Laoag City. In order to get to Pasuquin, ride a jeepney or tricycle from city proper. Tell the driver to drop you off at the salt-making street.
You can visit the salt making stands in Pasuquin anytime as it is open all-year round. Take note it migbt be busy during the weekends.