100 Family Friendly Destinations in the Philippines – Part 1

100 Family Friendly Destinations in the Philippines – Part 1

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There are many family- friendly destinations in the Philippines – this article, the first in a 10-part series, is going to show you the best of them and exactly how to get there. Excited? Then read on! A family with kids can still have modern comforts while still feeling that adventurous vibe, even in remote islands. With the locals’ warm …

BZFLAG Travel Giveaway Winner Coron, Palawan Experience

BZFLAG Travel Giveaway Winner: Coron, Palawan Experience

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Coron is truly a paradise! I can’t believe I would be able to cross this off my bucket list sooner than I thought. I would like to thank BZFLAG Travel and Ritz and Grace Travel and Tours for making it all happen. I highly recommend this tour. My name is Ulpiano and I am one of the winners of Two …

The Ultimate List of the Best Hostels in Manila

List of the Best Hostels in Manila, Philippines : Updated for 2018

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! In this article you will find the; best hostels in Manila; best hostels in Makati, best hostels in Malate, best hostels in Santa Cruz; best hostels in Cubao; best hostels in Paranaque; best hostels in Fort Bonifacio – High Street. Backpackers worry no more about how to find the best hostels in Manila. From …

Pampanga,Philippines at Its Best - A Taste of Experience

Pampanga,Philippines at Its Best – A Taste of Experience

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The tour mainly features the Pampanga Philippines‘ fascinating history, their timeless culture, and customs, an exquisite and delectable variety of food experience and amusing recreational activities. It’s a 2D1N tour that will start off with an experience in  ’Pampang Market,’ Angeles City’s public market, as guests take part by observing the organized segmentation of each fresh product still displayed in the wet market …

DIY Travel Guide Series-Camping in Burot Beach

DIY Travel Guide Series: Overnight camping in Burot Beach, Batangas

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Burot Beach is a relatively calm and peaceful place. It’s remote and entirely undeveloped with hardly any amenities save a few outhouses constructed from bamboo.How about a Camping in Burot Beach? Check out some of the cool and cheap tours you could do in Batangas. I believe that’s all part of Burot’s rugged charm, which I confess I immediately fell in …

DIY Travel Guide Series: 2 Days Budget Trip to Ilocos Norte

DIY Travel Guide Series: 2 Days Budget Trip to Ilocos Norte

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This short trip to Ilocandia was made on a weekend when I was still working in the corporate jungle. **Note that this trip to Ilocos Norte does not include Vigan, which is part of Ilocos Sur. Itinerary Details: Day 0: Manila – Laoag To maximize your time, take an overnight bus trip. I took the 10 PM bus bound for …

DIY Itinerary Series: 3 Days & 2 Nights in Surigao del Sur

DIY Itinerary Series: 3 Days & 2 Nights in Surigao del Sur

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Travel Tips: Go to each location as early as possible to avoid crowds and blistering heat of the sun. Check out this Guide to Surigao del Sur. Guide to Surigao del Sur Bring food and plenty of water to save on money. There are no corkage fees. When going to Britania Islands, cook and bring rice and viands before boarding the …

Tips and Things to Remember In the Immigration

Tips and Things to Remember In the Immigration

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You’ve done your research, you’ve booked your hotel, you’ve got your plane tickets—what’s next? IMMIGRATION! It’s easy to get caught up in the excitement of traveling to new places, but there are things we have to keep in mind to ensure a smooth trip! We’ve created a list of the things you should remember in the immigration for a hassle-free …

Story and Tips on Becoming a Female Tour Guide

Story and Tips on Becoming a Female Tour Guide

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“I had traveled to a lot of places by luck, friendship and probably by the power of wishful thinking.”-Maya My endeavor as a tour guide started out by showing around friends from different countries for free. I met them at an international institution, supporting rice research where I used to work with. One of my friends noticed my fondness of …

The Curious Case of Mt. Tapulao

How Hiking Mt. Pulag Mended My Broken Heart

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Nature is the best medicine – not only for diseases like diabetes (bitter melon), headache (capsicum), urinary tract infection (garlic), constipation (papaya), and the likes; immersing oneself in nature can cure heartaches as well. If only there’s a pill you can just pop once you get your heart broken to instantly take the pain away, people would be happier – …

7 Unspoiled Beaches in Bicol Region

7 Unspoiled Beaches in Bicol Region

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Summer is just a few weeks away and there’s no better way to spend it than to go to the beach! I’m pretty sure that a lot of you are thinking of going to Boracay, the beach capital of the Philippines. With its stunning beaches, different water-sport activities and wild parties that last all night long, Boracay reigns as one of …

Filipinos, check these TESDA Online Courses For FREE!

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Undeniably, the scope of employment and demands is getting wider these days. It is no longer limited to those have acquired their degrees or to those who are considered as working professionals. The employment competition in local and global scene is becoming more intense; in the same way that skilled workers are becoming more in demand today. The demand for …