SUSTAINABILITY is the buzzword of today’s post-modern world, as governments and companies try to adopt measures to push development without sacrificing natural resources which will still be used by generations to come. In fact, it was “sustainability” that supposedly guided the Philippine government in deciding to close Boracay Island for six months in 2018, albeit implemented haphazardly, and thus depriving residents, businesses and small entrepreneurs their livelihoods, leading to widespread poverty and even suicides.
My train from Venice arrived in the morning. It was drizzling but that didn’t reduce my eagerness to explore the beautiful city of Florence. As I walked from the train station to my accommodation, I could already glimpse the Renaissance architecture and art the city is renowned for. Florence’s subtle beauty stirred my eagerness to discover what it has to offer. After I arrived at my accommodation, I quickly left my luggage in the storage area and was on my way.
SMX Convention Center, Manila – Celebrity couple Gabbi Garcia and Khalil Ramos took center stage at the Taiwan Pavilion during a grand event orchestrated by the Taiwan Tourism Administration. Now official ambassadors, this dynamic duo infused Taiwan with radiant energy at the Philippine Travel Tour Expo held at SMX Convention Center Manila from February 2nd to 4th, 2024.
January, normally a busy month of festivals dedicated to the Santo Nino, is also a month where the province of Isabela honors the scarecrow, the unheralded hero of the rice fields, through the Bambanti Festival. Again in the forefront of the celebration were Governor Rodolfo “Rodito” Albano III and Vice-Governor Faustino “Bojie” G. Dy III, director general of the Bambanti Festival 2024.
Pico Sands Hotel is the perfect destination for a romantic getaway this Valentine’s season. Our “Sweet Stays” package offers an enchanting experience for you and your loved one, with rates starting at P10,800 nett per night. Bookings are available from 5-23 February 2024, and the stay period is 11-25 February 2024.
The recognition granted to Club Paradise Palawan by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for achieving the Green Hotel Standard is a significant achievement for the resort and its management team. The 2024 ASEAN Green Hotel Standard is a commendable initiative aimed at promoting sustainable tourism practices within the ASEAN member states.
When I signed up for this trip, I expected to explore the Caraga region which includes the five provinces of the Sur and Norte parts of Surigao and Agusan, as well as Dinagat Island. Little did I know that in the province of Davao Oriental, there is a municipality also called Caraga that claims its name from the word kalagan, which in the native language refers to a “spirited person.”
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and Taal Vista Hotel invites you to savor every moment with our thoughtfully curated dining experiences. As the saying goes, “home is where the heart is,” and at Taal Vista Hotel, we bring the warmth of home for your Valentine celebration.
In the heart of Manila, Sheraton Manila Hotel stands tall as “The World’s Gathering Place” and proudly declares its identity as the dwelling “Where the World comes together” as it celebrates its 5th year anniversary, the unveiling of the official emblem, “Meaningful Jive beyond Five,” revels its momentous milestones and heralds a new chapter in the hotel’s legacy.
The best of times come with huge travel discounts in this year’s Philippine Travel Tour Expo happening on February 2-4, 2024. See you in booth 259 at the SMX Convention Center and enjoy up to 70% off on non-expiring stay vouchers from across Boracay, Cebu, Iloilo, Manila, and Tagaytay when staying in any of Megaworld Hotels & Resorts’ 12 accommodation properties. Also get the chance to win more dream stays for every qualified purchase across participating hotels.