From tourist to traveler

THIS being the month of love, I thought I would make a list of the places I have come to love both locally and...

Come Sail Away

THE American band Styx captured in its 1977 hit perhaps the best rock song about the age-old art of sailing. But that song applies...

Toward better market connectivity

Today’s connected world has spawned unique partnerships between organizations that otherwise, would not have materialized in the past. For instance, a payment center has...

Flying in style with FoilaFly

Story & photos by Bernard L. Supetran WITH the onset of a new year, it has become an obligatory ritual for every jaded traveler or...

Sarangani’s shining silver year 

SARANGANI has the unusual distinction of being one of the country’s youngest provinces and, at the same time, one of the oldest. Youngest because it...

When Business is Leisure: Business Highlights of Travel 2017

Conclusion WHEN you are in business, the idea of traveling for leisure is almost unheard of. We spoke to some of these trailblazers in business...

An Underwater Tryst

By Lorenz S. Marasigan / Photos by Dave Haas THE sun has just touched the line separating the sky and ocean when we boarded the boat....

A passion for perfection

IT all started in April 2001 as a small restaurant in Manila, the name “Ibarras” was inspired by their venues’ Art Deco Facade, wood-paneled...

Tagaytay’s not-so-secret garden

WHEN the Koreanovela Secret Garden became a big hit in the Philippines a few years back, the TV series could have been referring to...

When business is leisure: Business Highlights of Travel 2017

Part One WHEN you are in business, the idea of traveling for leisure is almost unheard of. We spoke to some of these trailblazers in...

PhilJets takes delivery of its second Cessna Citation XLS+

PHILJETS is once again proving its efficiency and desire to satisfy its clients with continuous improved service. On the sideline of the 31st Association of...

Island in the sun

Story & photos by Bernard L. Supetran WHEN Calypso King Harry Belafonte sang the hit “Island in the Sun”, he might not be attributing it...

Good times, good food

DRIVEN by the entrepreneurial spirit of its founding chairman, Dr. Gerardo “Gerry” Malvar Castillo, Allegra’s Kitchen opened its first store on September 8, 2015. The...

Discovery Shores Boracay: One of the best in Southeast Asia

YEAR after year, Discovery Shores Boracay has been proving itself to be the Philippines’s best luxury resort as it is consistently being recognized all...

Microtel: The no-frills hotel that made it big

FOR most people, leisure almost always meant expensive, but hotelier Jose Mari del Rosario proved it otherwise. After a globetrotting career in hospitality, del Rosario...

The Admiral Hotel soon to rise

AN exciting and exquisite concoction of luxury Filipino hospitality, breathtaking view of Manila Bay and architectural spectacle is coming your way. Anchor Land Holdings Inc....

Saving our seas from a tempest of change

IMAGINE waking up every morning after a restful night of slumber, greeted by the sound of chirping birds, a gust of the cool sea...

Dive and Dine in Bohol

MENTION Bohol and Chocolate Hills, Tarsier, powdery beaches and Spanish-era churches come into mind. But beyond, or shall I say beneath, this popular tourism...

Bringing culinary expertise to the table

FOODIES pride themselves in being the first to discover a good restaurant long before the rest of their colleagues ever know about it. One...

Top 10 must-visit beach resorts in Zambales

THE coastal town of Iba, Zambales is a hot spot of beach resorts that never go out of season, especially for the beach lover....