The Philippines is one of seven countries recently named "Rising Stars in Travel"--countries with the potential to become major travel destinations, post-COVID.
After the declaration of a state of public health emergency last weekend, a number of travel restrictions have unfortunately been imposed for travelers. Here’s a list of countries that have restrictions on the Philippines, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs: Coronavirus is across the globe (Photo: Pixabay) 1. Saudi Arabia Except for Filipinos who… Continue reading Travel Restrictions Amid the Coronavirus Outbreak
Of course, we’ve heard of it when we were young. We’ve heard our elders sing that undoubtedly inviting Antipolo song. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTyZsQwkPRs Hinulugang Taktak's sad pastYet, most of us still haven’t seen it’s beauty despite that fact that it is but an hour away from the Metro. This is due to the sad fate it came… Continue reading Hinulugang Taktak Reopens With Attractions You’ll Love
From their fashion sense, to their music and television, to their food, the Korean culture has been undoubtedly imbibed in the daily Filipino routine. This is why visiting Korea is seemingly a must for the avid Korean fan. Starting 2020, traveling to the well-loved country is easier as Filipinos will then be granted visa-free entry… Continue reading Filipinos Will Be Free to Enter Korea Without a Visa Starting 2020
Branching from the same company that opened Urban CityKart Racing in Makati, the Pampanga International Circuit, City Kart Racing officially opened its gates to enthusiasts and travelers last November 30, 2019--that's two years after its planning and design started. As an upgrade of the track in Makati, the Pampanga International Circuit is said to be… Continue reading New Kart Racing Track Opens in Porac, Pampanga
This year, the Department of Tourism aimed to have 8.2 million tourist arrivals by the end of December. And with an impressive count of 6.16 million from January to September, the DOT declared themselves confident that the Philippines will meet their set goal. "Ang ganda ng mga reports na natatanggap namin; that's why we're confident… Continue reading DOT Partners With International Media to Promote Tourism in the Philippines
In 2017, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) announced that they will be working with the Unified Project Management Office - Roads Management Cluster 1 (UPMO-RMC 1) on a 1.6 billion-peso project to connect Ortigas and Bonifacio Global City. The two busy cities in Metro Manila will be connected by a bridge that… Continue reading BGC-Ortigas Link: A Quick Look at Its Progress
Department of Tourism Undersecretary Arturo Boncato Jr. receives the Asia’s Leading Tourism Board and Asia’s Leading Dive Destination awards at the 2019 World Travel Awards Held in Vietnam, the 26th World Travel Awards for Asia and Oceania have presented the Philippines with two awards this past October 12. Asia’s Leading Tourism Board “We are greatly honored… Continue reading The Philippines Garners Two Awards at the 2019 World Travel Awards
DOT and iAcademy dive together into technological trend, with plans on launching AR version of tourist spots staring with old Intramuros.
The UNWTO recognizes Philippines' Masungi Georeserve as one of three globally known sustainable tourism spots.