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There’s a reason why the luxury resort is the best on the island.
When you think of a popular beach destination in the Philippines, Boracay definitely comes to mind. Its pristine white sands, calm waters, and bustling island life make it a hot travel spot for both local and international tourists. With the variety of
According to New York-based travel magazine "Travel + Leisure".
As an archipelago with more than 7,000 islands, the Philippines has some of the world's most beautiful beaches—from white sand to pink sand, the most pristine coves, to some of the best diving sites. New York-based travel magazine Travel + Leisure thinks
Do you also miss the sun, sand, and surf?
If 2020 was the year you vowed to travel the country and hit the beach as much as you could, then you—as with the rest of us—probably got disappointed. As the pandemic carries on, it seems that we’ll still be mostly staying
For when you want to get away from the city.
TOP STORY: We're Obsessed with Lovi Poe's Effortlessly Chic Travel OOTDs in Los AngelesThis reef-to-ridge environment makes Zambales a favorite weekend destination, especially with its proximity to the Metro. You can hit the road before the break of dawn and make it to
These are worth every peso.
2020 canceled most of our travel plans. Flights were rebooked, hotel bookings were refunded, and funds were reallocated to quarantine expenses. But with the dust settling down and things looking (a bit) brighter for travelers, it’s time to hit the reset button,
Rates for the 12-square meter bedroom start at P1,750.
Subic Bay in Olongapo, Zambales is known for its beaches, adventure parks, and duty-free shopping centers. It's just two hours away from Manila, making it a go-to choice for impromptu travels especially on weekends. And if you're looking for a private rest
Go beyond the view with these spots.
Antipolo in Rizal Province is a popular weekend getaway because of its proximity to the Metro. It is home to many rustic restaurants, private villas, and other spots that are perfect for a romantic date while enjoying the view from the town’s
Plus the restrictions within each area and the requirements needed for your visit.
Amid the continuing threat of COVID-19 in the Philippines, last month the Department of Tourism opened a page on their website listing down all the re-opened tourist spots around the country and the possible restrictions that come with them. TOP STORY: BJ Pascual Reveals
Are we even surprised at this point?
As of latest count, the Philippines has 7,641 islands spread out in our seas. This means that when there's a contest on the best island, best beaches, or anything ocean-related, we got more than 7,000 entries. So it doesn't come as a
Get closer to nature without having to rough it.
When talking about camping, you'd probably picture scenes from Survivor, Man vs. Wild, or The Island with Bear Grylls. These reality shows, of course, are exaggerated versions of your own camping trips. But sometimes, you just don't want to deal with pitching
Make sure to bookmark this!
Lord of the Rings fans, if you’re planning on celebrating a special event in the future, then perhaps you ought to consider taking your intimate party to Daisy’s Events Place in Nueva Ecija. TOP STORY: 10 TV Shows and Movies to Watch on Netflix
According to Tripadvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards.
In Tripadvisor’s 2020 Travelers’ Choice Awards for Popular Destinations in Asia, the highest ranking Philippine destination isn’t Palawan—it’s Panay Island.Panay Island, the lone Philippine travel destination on the 2020 list, came at 20th place. Bali, Indonesia, bagged the top spot, followed by
You can find FOUR of them right here in the Philippines!
A well-known fact: The world is positively dotted with breathtakingly beautiful beaches. A not-so-well-known fact: We also happen to be brimming with not just white, but pink shores all around the globe! Though a little harder to find than the usual beaches,
12-hour travel? No problem!
Most adventurous travelers know that Cagayan in northeast Luzon is home to adrenaline-pumping scenic attractions, such as the seven-chamber Callao Cave, white-sand Anguib Beach, and breathtaking Mount Cagua. Not a lot of people head there, though, because plane fare to Tuguegarao City
New year, new travels!
We're well into the new year, and we're pretty sure that you've already marked the long weekends on your calendar for much-needed getaways and all-out trips to your dream destinations. All that's left to do is to book your plane tickets and lock
Mark those long weekends!
In September 2019, Palawan was once again named as one of the "World's Most Beautiful Islands" by CNN Travel writer Jen Rose Smith. This archipelago, after all, boasts white-sand beaches, islets teeming with life, and one-of-a-kind limestone formations. And El Nido, a
The Japanese capital is still number one.
Manila isn’t generally thought of as a big holiday destination, at least, not compared to other big, much more cosmopolitan cities in the region like Tokyo, Hong Kong, or Bangkok. This year, though, the Philippine capital made it to the list of
It offers a stunning sunset view.
The reputation of Siquijor, an island province in Central Visayas, is one that is surrounded with mystique. It doesn't help that a 400-year-old balete tree straddles its main highway, often scaring off guests with its fascinating tales of spirits and ghosts. But
No need to hop on a 16-hour flight.
The Hamptons is one of New York's favorite summer destinations, and it's easy to see why: beach houses, swimming pools, and verdant gardens are the perfect escape from the daily grind of city life. Want to take a similar getaway but need
For your much-needed pampering.
Lounging around the beach, taking a dip in an infinity pool, or dozing off in a hammock on the weekends make life much more bearable. Luckily, we have a number of breathtaking island resorts all over the country where we can do these