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5 Kid-Friendly Places to Travel to in the Philippines

October 31, 2017 7:00 pm by Katrina Castaneda

Photo courtesy of lifehacker.com.au The holidays are coming and we suddenly have time to spend vacation with the family but before you get hooked at booking that seat sale going to any of the countries around Asia, why don’t we check out some kid-friendly local tourist spots in our country, […]

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Bringing Back Heritage Through Rizal Park Hotel

October 16, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

Rizal Park Hotel is one of the hotels in Manila that has preserved its historical background and significance. This is due to the fact that this particular hotel has been standing in the same location of the Manila Army and Navy Club which was the icon of 1898. This was […]

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Heritage Sites in Tagbilaran

September 28, 2017 7:00 pm by Cheenee Otarra

Bohol has long been associated with natural wonders such as the world-famous Chocolate Hills, marvelous Balicasag dive spot and the white beaches of Panglao. Did you know, though, that this province, which functioned as its own Republic from 1899 to 1900, also boasts of rich cultural heritage assets? Tagbilaran supposedly […]

Romblon: Running on Nature

September 21, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

Romblon’s primary claim to fame may be its booming marble industry that produces world-class crafts, but in recent years, it has made a name for itself in a completely different field. Being a primarily agricultural region, it is very important for the province to preserve its tracts of land for […]

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Strolling in Historic Marvel at Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar

September 19, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

Hotel de Oriente standing proudly before the Umangol river “Pride in the past, hope for the future.” Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar in Bagac, Bataan remains to be the only resort of its kind in the country, using real reconstructed colonial homes that were transplanted from different provinces across the […]

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Philippine Fiestas You Can’t Miss This August

July 18, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

Philippine Festivals or fiestas are always grand events in the Philippines — Complete with colorful costumes, dancing, performances, music, and of course, a celebration of Philippine culture. Fiestas are a spectacle of Filipino talent and creativity that you would surely not want to miss.  Here are five of the biggest […]

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A Day in LiO: El Nido’s Newest Eco-Tourism Estate

June 23, 2017 7:00 pm by Gabriella Galvez

Having been to El Nido, Palawan around four times in the past six years has shown how quickly the landscape has changed, and from my recent visits in the past few months, it’s becoming apparent that these changes aren’t stopping any time soon. One of the changes in El Nido’s […]

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Museo Orlina: A Glass Escape in Tagaytay

May 7, 2017 7:00 pm by Cheenee Otarra

Tagaytay has long been an escape for the urban dwellers of Manila. People visit Tagaytay for a weekend of breather to avoid the smog of the city, see the Taal volcano, get a massage, take in fresh air and dine out in the comfort food restaurants by the lake. Museo Orlina, […]

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Nestling in the Heart of Cocoon Boutique Hotel

May 2, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

Sustainability is a buzzword excessively thrown around these days. However, only a very few establishments could claim to be truly sustainable from top to bottom. In the hotel industry, one such establishment is Cocoon Boutique Hotel, located in Scout Tobias, Quezon City. We recently had the honor of attending Cocoon’s […]

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7 Glamping Spots in Luzon You Should Visit

April 26, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

Staycations nowadays don’t have to limit your movement within the four walls of a hotel and seclude your movements in its immediate surroundings – no matter how fancy it may be. Experiencing the great outdoors without surrendering comfort reigns in the glamping type of traveling (or glam camping) – that […]