Friday, February 10, 2017

Philippines AirAsia and the Provincial Government of Bohol Strengthen Partnership to Promote Tourism in Bohol

Today we witnessed the signing of a partnership agreement between Philippines AirAsia and the Provincial Government of Bohol to promote the Province of Bohol as a premiere tourist destination in the Philippines, the ASEAN region, and in greater Asia. Gracing the ceremony were (from left) Mr. Christopher Foley (Deputy Mission Director, USAID), Capt. Dexter Comendador (CEO, Philippines AirAsia), Governor Edgar Chatto (Provincial Governor of Bohol), Director-General Ernesto Pernia (National Economic Development Authority), and USec. Alma Rita Jimenez (Department of Tourism).

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Sustainable Seafood Week | February 20-26, 2017

The Sustainable Seafood Week is a week-long culinary event happening every February in the Philippines. It is participated by various local and international non-governmental organizations, local government agencies, suppliers of marine products, as well as hotels and restaurants. It aims to promote awareness to the consumers about the adverse effects of over-fishing and destructive fishing methods not only to the marine environment but also to the fishing industry as a whole.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

The Harvest Hotel in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija

The Harvest Hotel in Cabanatuan City

The Harvest Hotel is a mid-range business hotel strategically located in the commercial district of Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija. The hotel opened in 2014 and is currently the newest hotel in the city. It has a total of 81 guestrooms, suits and lofts. The hotel caters primarily to business travelers, and is also the preferred hotel of leisure travelers and balikbayans.

Saturday, January 7, 2017

Practical Guide to Baguio City's Panagbenga Festival 2017

Panagbenga Festival 2017

A trip to Baguio City during the annual Panagbenga Festival is one of the most challenging trips to plan. This is despite the high frequency of bus trips going to Baguio City, and the number of hotels that can accommodate visiting guests. This is why we created this practical guide which can hope can help you organize a hassle-free weekend in Baguio City and enjoy the biggest flower festival of the north, the Panagbenga Festival 2017.

Friday, January 6, 2017

Basic Ilocano Phrases for Travel in the Philippines

When traveling to Central and Northern Luzon, it will be very helpful to learn some Ilocano phrases. This will be very handy when using the public transportation, eating in a restaurant or shopping at the market. We have listed down some of the most useful Ilocano phrases for your next trip to the north.

Monday, January 2, 2017

Best Staycation Hotels in Metro Manila for 2017 (Part 2)

Somerset Alabang Manila

Here is Top 11-20 of our Best Staycation Hotels in Metro Manila for 2017 list. It includes some of our favorite hotels for staycation and some of the newly opened properties.