On-the-job training (OJT) or internship gives students their first taste of the real world. This is where they apply what they have learnt in the classroom to actual work situations. Unfortunately, many students earn their degrees without fully mastering the skills required for a job. “OJT aims is to ensure that students are ready to… Continue reading Training Students for Real Through OJTs
Philippine tourist arrival is growing at a steady rate. The Department of Tourism reports that in May 2017, for the first time this year, visitor arrivals surpassed the 500,000 mark at 532,757, a 19.6% increase compared to May 2016. Visitor arrivals have been recorded from Asia (63.11%), Americas (19.01%), Europe (8.78%) and Australasia (4.75%). With… Continue reading PHL ready for ASEAN mutual pact on tourism
The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, together with the Biodiversity Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-BMB), recently concluded its fourth annual photo competition “Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism 2017”, in commemoration of the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) on May 22.
It was an escape. Literally, an escape from the Manila sun, from the traffic jam, the noise and the chaos brought about by the ongoing ASEAN Summit
In commemoration of the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDB) on May 22, the Biodiversity Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-BMB), together with the Deutsche Gesellschaftfür Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH will mount “Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism 2017”, a photo competition running from May 3 to May 15. IDBD… Continue reading Take a Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism
Flavors of the Philippines 2017, the month-long gastronomic celebration of Filipino cuisine mounted by the Department of Tourismand the Tourism Promotions Board, joins in on the fun in the North as it celebrates “Bangus Festival 2017” in Dagupan City. The festival is an annual event hosted by the City of Dagupan, dubbed as the Bangus… Continue reading Dagupan sets grander Bangus Festival 2017
Craving for a taste of your favorite Filipino dishes but you’re stuck in the Metro? Worry not for this April, several hotels and restaurants are giving you the chance to savor the Flavors of the Philippines with special dishes that are available for this month. Flavors of the Philippines 2017 is the third year of… Continue reading 7, 641 islands without leaving the city
Bangus, or milkfish, is the Philippines’ national fish and a quintessential ingredient in Philippine cuisine. Whatever occassion and whatever season, Filipinos can never get enough of bangus—fried, stewed, dried, fermented, roasted, grilled, and many more.
Flavors of the Philippines 2017, the month-long nationwide gastronomic celebration organized by the Department of Tourism (DoT) and the Tourism Promotion Board (TPB) unite retail giants in the country to create cultural bridges through food, gastronomy being one of the best Philippine travel “destinations.” This April, prepare for a wider range of activities that will… Continue reading List of malls and their events for Flavors of the Philippines 2017
As a frequent traveler, I’m always on the lookout for travel deals, whether for hotel stays or flights. Being able to save a few hundred pesos per booking is a lot, since it adds up. My number 1 tip for booking cheap flights is to wait for seat sales. Bought months in advance, ticket prices… Continue reading Traveloka App: Booking Cheaper Flights With Ease