Tag: Philippine tourism

Philippines beats Thailand in tourism race

The Philippines has taken over Thailand as the largest tourism economy in Southeast Asia, and it took a pandemic for the country to race past its rival in the region...

Investing in condotels as tourism braces for recovery

After months of quarantine, the Philippines is starting to work its way toward recovery, and tourism — one of the country's hardest-hit industries — is leading the way.

Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar to reopen doors after three-month lockdown

Heritage site Las Casas Filipinas de Acuzar is set to re-open its doors on June 16, three months after the lockdown brought about by the novel coronavirus pandemic.

How Tourism And Hospitality Have Been Impacted By Covid-19

The Tourism Department was very bullish about growth prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. It had good reason to be: In 2019, the country achieved an all-time high of 8.2 million international tourist...

Why Bacolod City is one of the top livable cities in PH

Bacolod City, the capital of Negros Occidental, is highly urbanized but with an old-world charm evident in the genuine warmth and hospitality of the people, the delectable cuisine, rich history and culture,...

Artistic and contemporary spaces to chill in Binondo

Binondo is known as the oldest Chinatown in the world. With 400 years of history, it is home to some of the most iconic structures in Metro Manila. Heritage sites within this...

Diamond Hotel welcomes the new year with offers from all its outlets

With the wrap-up of the decade and the dawn of 2020 approaching, Diamond Hotel Philippines presents momentous ways to toast to the New Year with loved ones in Manila. Thrill your taste...

Horizon Terraces highlights modern Asian design

Horizon Terraces, a thriving condo-townhouse development in Tagaytay Highlands, sets the bar high in mountain-view living. Tagaytay Highlands, the Philippines’ most exclusive and premium mountain resort along the breathtaking Tagaytay Ridge, proudly...

Hamilo Coast is Lamudi’s best mixed-use development in Luzon

Hamilo Coast, SM Prime’s premier sustainable seaside community in Nasugbu, Batangas, won the honors for 2019 Best Mixed-Use Development in Luzon at Lamudi’s The Outlook: Philippine Buyers’ Choice Property Awards, held at...

A new cabin-style resort opens in Bulacan

(Hannah is currently a content producer of The Philippine STAR. When she’s not telling stories, she enjoys reading, listening to K-indie songs, and fangirling to EXO and Red Velvet.) Life can get frustrating,...

Cool Christmas in Tagaytay’s newest hotel

It’s an experience the entire family will truly love and remember — being together and celebrating the holidays in cool weather inside a comfy hotel that’s known for its tranquility and genuine...

How The Funny Lion Coron Caught The Fancy Of Flashpackers

Flashpackers love the boutique hotel because it’s cozy, romantic and homey with a rooftop bar from which to watch the most incredible sunsets while relaxing in a Jacuzzi with a drink. I love...

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Designing for tomorrow

It is easy to fall in love with a place. Perhaps we’re drawn to a room’s warm and calming color palette, or...

Future-proofing real estate with fortitude and faith

Nothing could be more down-to-earth than investing in real estate. A wise man shares this gem of advice: “Don’t wait to invest...

The Junction Place: Ayala Land’s pocket urban district in QC

Quezon City, Metro Manila’s biggest city in terms of population and land area — it is 166.2 square kilometers to Manila’s 38.5 and Makati’s...

5 rainy day activities grown-ups can do at home

When you're stuck at home because it's raining outside, resist the urge to sleep all day or binge-watch your favorite series while...