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DENR-BMB and GIZ announce 2017 “Selfie For Biodiversity” Winner

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.

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Festivals of the North frenzy

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

Take a Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism

Take a Selfie for Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism

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… Read more

Dagupan sets grander Bangus Festival 2017

Dagupan sets grander Bangus Festival 2017

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… Read more

7, 641 islands without leaving the city

7, 641 islands without leaving the city

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… Read more

Top 10 Bangus Dishes

Top 10 Bangus Dishes

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.

List of malls and their events for Flavors of the Philippines 2017

List of malls and their events for Flavors of the Philippines 2017

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… Read more

Traveloka App: Booking Cheaper Flights With Ease

Traveloka App: Booking Cheaper Flights With Ease

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… Read more

Air Juan sets daily seaplane flights to top PHL destinations

Air Juan sets daily seaplane flights to top PHL destinations

Philippine aviation company Air Juan announced direct daily seaplane service from Manila to the country’s top tourist destinations such as Boracay, Coron, Puerto Galera and Subic. Taking off from its dock at the Manila Harbour, the airline operates a fleet of new nine-seater Cessna Caravan Amphibian that can land and take-off from airports and from… Read more

Bocaue gives back

Bocaue gives back

The city of Bocaue, Bulacan just knows how to give back – with a bang! Known as the fireworks capital of the Philippines, Bocaue chose to welcome 2017 Jan 1 with its very own pyromusical called “Pailaw Pasasalamat”, a thanksgiving event for its fireworks manufacturers and dealers, by the 12-kilometer Bocaue River in Bulacan. The… Read more