Category Archives: Travel

One of world’s finest beaches ordered closed

TUGUEGARAO CITY—A stretch of white sand beach in Sta. Ana town touted as one of the best in the world has been shut down by authorities following its operators’ failure to comply

Chase, dive, and climb

Exploring the other, more adventurous side of Bohol Island Text and images by Angelo G. Garcia WHEN you land at Tagbilaran airport, rent-a-car drivers outside the arrival area wait and offer incoming

PAL taps polar route

MANILA — Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) flew early this week its nonstop Manila-Toronto flight, the first ever crossing of the polar region by a Filipino air carrier. The Polar route refers

Foreign visitor arrivals rose 11.5% in 10 months

MANILA — International visitor arrivals increased 11.5 percent in the first 10 months to 5.47 million from 4.91 million a year ago, led by large number of tourists from China and South

Sarangani: Tourism champ rises

By Bernard L. Supetran  WHEN Sarangani province was carved out from the coastal towns of South Cotabato province in 1992, Manny Pacquiao was a 12-year-old lad who had yet to climb the boxing

Koreans still top PH tourists in 2017

MANILA — South Koreans remained the Philippines’ top visitor with over a million tourist arrivals in 2017, according to latest data provided by the Bureau of Immigration (BI). The BI said South Koreans registered