Travel Guides

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    Five Things You Missed Out on Star Cruises

    June 29, 2017 7:00 pm by Bettina Bacani

    Photo from Life in Technicolor From March to May of this year, SuperStar Virgo (SSV) made Manila their homeport for the first time ever! Passengers embarked on a true Asian experience as they cruised from Manila to Laoag, Kaohsiung, Hong Kong, and back to Manila for six days and five […]

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    6 Adrenaline Pumping Adventure Must-Do’s With Dad

    June 18, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

    Since Father’s day is just around the bend, now is the perfect time to start organizing that bonding trip that will channel back your old man’s zest for adventure. Fortunately, the Philippines doesn’t have any shortages of adventure destination and activities. From the air to the water to the mountains […]

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    5 Reasons Why Tinder is A Great Travel App

    June 9, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

    Mentioning ‘Tinder’ over a table conversation with friends always elicits mixed reactions. For most, the app only serves useful for dating purposes – but for a rising number of travelers, the Tinder app becomes more than just an avenue to find a hook-up or a romantic affiliation. Like in all […]

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    Hip and Homey Hostels in the Philippines

    May 6, 2017 7:00 pm by Marky Ramone Go

    Steadily blipping brightly on the backpacking trail of South East Asia, the Philippines is quickly becoming more welcoming of backpackers from all over the world. Gone are the exclusive hold of expensive accommodations and sleazy inns. Enter the hip hostels that are opening its doors and ushering world travelers inside […]

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    12 Reasons Why Layover is Magic at Incheon Airport

    April 24, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

    Long layovers are killers — they’re the impatient wait just to get to your destination, the oft-inhospitable surroundings of whatever airport you land in… and yet it’s a relatively common occurrence, especially for those who cannot shell out for more than a budget flight. I myself had been into many […]

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    A List of Apps and Websites For Your Summer Travel Bucket List

    March 16, 2017 7:00 pm by Eunice Guzon

    Photo courtesy of Kervin Tan “What apps or websites do you usually use when planning your travels or while travelling?” Yam Otarra* (@yamwildandfree) is not your typical creative nomad. For a person who’s ‘almost always’ living on the edge, she sticks to Skyscanner and Booking.com as her go-to websites in […]

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    MADTravels: Leaving Your Mark

    January 30, 2017 7:00 pm by Karla Ramos

    Sometimes, even traveling can become monotonous. Sure, you get to experience a new place, maybe a brand-new beach to discover, a new route to hike, but when it comes down to it, as a tourist, experiences can blur into one another, especially when it’s somewhere like the Philippines where the […]

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    Ride Around Manila with Bambike Ecotours

    January 17, 2017 12:32 am by Bettina Bacani

    If you and your friends are looking for something new to try, join Bambike Ecotours as they ride around Intramuros on a bamboo bike. It is a great way to explore the city, learn more about our history, and help support the livelihood of a Gawad Kalinga community in Tarlac. For […]

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    Culture Shock PH: Getting to Know True Filipino Culture

    January 3, 2017 11:43 am by Cheenee Otarra

    Kumain ka na ba? (Have you eaten?) Food is a central theme in Philippine culture so it is not surprising that the question, “Kumain ka na ba?” is often equated as a welcome greeting in the country and in any Filipino home all over the world. The question signifies the beginning […]

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    The Blue Ridge Mountains and Adventures in Photography

    December 16, 2016 8:00 pm by Karla Ramos

    Text and Photos by Paolo Nacpil Spontaneous drives out of the State are what I usually spend my time on when I have days off from work. This trip in particular took me to the North Carolina portion of the Blue Ridge Parkway. For the uninitiated, it is a 469-mile […]