Category Archives: Travel

Pilgrimage to Peru

By Mark Anthony Togonon WHEN a lifelong dream stares at you right in the face, you don’t look away or let a throbbing headache and nausea from the altitude stop you from crawling out of bed at four in the morning.

Zambales gearing up for surge in tourism

IBA, Zambales – Governor Amor Deloso expressed confidence that Zambales’ natural resources and tourism–related projects will further spur the local tourism industry. “I will not encourage heavy industries in the province. Under

A Teardrop in the Ocean

By Terence Repelente FOUND west of Surigao Del Norte, approximately 800 kilometers far from the busy streets of Manila, is the country’s own Tahiti. A teardrop-shaped island, which appears like it had

DOT revives program to lure FilAm expats

MANILA — The Department of Tourism (DOT) has revived its “Invite Home a Friend” program, targeting Filipino balikbayans or expatriates in North America, particularly young professionals, millennials and social media influencers. In

Seoul Sister!

Text and images Krizette Chu I DON’T know about NYC, but if I were NYC, I’d be very, very threatened with Seoul right now. First, there’s that little moniker/slogan NYC bandied has bandied

A Holiday at the Pyramids of Egypt

By Tina Jacinto EVERYONE worships nature’s beauty, and an immersive tour of the Ancient Land of the Pyramids and Gold is truly an exceptional journey that one simply has to experience in