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Savor a relaxing vacation by the seaside.
Famous for its pristine white sand beaches and majestic diving sites, Cebu is a prime tourist spot both flocked to by locals and foreigners alike. Just about an hour and a half plane ride away from Metro Manila, it’s an easy and
The closest you'll get to living in a seaside paradise.
You've lived near the mountains, you've lived with a pool, heck, you might have even stayed in your own private island. But at some point in your life, you've dreamed of living in a beach house. There's just something about listening to
What's her travel goal for 2020?
Nicole Marie del Rosario spent many summer vacations as a kid going on road trips to Baguio or Albay, where her grandmother lives. These early travels with her family stoked the fires of adventure inside her, so much so that by the
If you're stuck here for the holidays, you might as well spend it somewhere with colder climes.
Everyone seems to have plans locked down for the holidays, whether it's spending it in their respective provinces with family (fun!) or flying out to enjoy the snowy days that the Philippines unfortunately lacks. It's not too late, however, to make plans
Would you believe that ALL these pics were shot in the same resort?
If you've been living on the internet lately, the you've probably come across the viral Kadenang Ginto meme on your feeds. Yup, we're talking about that meme with Daniela Mondragon (Dimples Romana) inserted into the most random places, clad in a red
Boracay and Palawan also made it to the top of the list for Asia!
This just in: Siargao was voted as the best island in the world! The verdict was made by readers of international luxury magazine Conde Nast Traveler, who also naturally deemed the destination as the best island in Asia. With over 429,000 voters
Indulge in a spa trip and recharge miles away from your usual metro haunts.
Setting a spa appointment should come with its own intentions, similar to the way one would plan a trip around the purpose of business, pleasure, or visiting family. Some spa trips are premeditated as a getaway from the toxicity of everyday life,
Treat yourself with a stay at these extraordinary destinations.
There's much to be said about the virtues of getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city. There's also much to be said about how you can't put a price tag on memories. Every now and then, you must splurge
Up for a cool getaway?
We're all familiar with James Reid and Nadine Lustre's love for the water, summer, and swimsuits. They even have an actual collab track entitled "Summer." And what's great about their beach trips is that they almost always tag their friends along, which
Plus, the special seat sale is just too tempting!
Summer is just a month (or maybe even weeks) away and you're probably busy planning your next getaway. But don't settle for the usual tourist destinations just yet! Cebu Pacific, which is having a month-long seat sale, will start flying direct from
It's the underrated local destination you need to put on this year's travel list.
Big things are brewing down south in Iloilo. With the recent urban development of this Visayan destination, Iloilo City has become a place where town meets country. Pristine beaches, contemporary structures, and old-world architecture all co-exist in one place. Thinking of paying
The tents are very #aesthetic.
In the last few years, glamping—a portmanteau of the words "glamour" and "camping"—has become a chic alternative to camping out. The tents have mattresses, the surroundings have swimming pools and well-manicured lawns, and distilled water and electricity are easily available. What’s not
Experience adventure like never before!
Don't let the rainy weather dampen your sunny spirit! Blessed with a beautiful archipelago, our tropical country assures you can enjoy endless summer all year round. So if you're itching for a water adventure to get away from the city grind, here
Unplugging, exploring, and going back to basics never sounded so good.
As told to Jacqui Salonga“When a friend of mine, Mikhail, planned his birthday, he [sought the help] of his good friends, Eddie [Brock] and Jack [Footit], the duo behind TAO Philippines, to create a unique experience by bringing a small group to
Get your cameras ready!
There’s another reason to visit Cebu aside from lechon and the 10,000 Roses Cafe. The island province of Cordova is also home to Sirao Flower Garden, a local version of Amsterdam’s famous flower fields.While the Amsterdam flower fields are lined with hyacinths,
What a view!
Mother Nature always has a way of surprising us with her wonders. And often, we stumble upon them in the most unusual ways. Take Bohol's latest hidden gem located in the municipality of Loon.Recall that, in 2013, Bohol was hit by a
Next stop: Ilocos!
If you take eating very seriously, a trip to Ilocos is one you shouldn’t miss. The region is where food, culture, and sights generate a disarming combination that ultimately results in a grand adventure. We recently did a third installment of our
We still can't believe our eyes.
Making the journey to Batanes, waaay up on the northern tip of the Philippine archipelago, has always been worth it. That said, if you're only planning a trip now, be assured that the sights waiting there are as breath-robbing as ever! Just
Get your OOTDs ready!
Boracay is one of the country's summer hotspots. From its pristine white sand beaches to its crystal clear water, it's the perfect place for some R&R. Adrenaline junkies also find paradise on this Visayan island. Multiple water sport activities are popular around