Tag: tourism

What’s not to love about Cagayan de Oro?

Growing up in Cagayan Valley in Northern Luzon, I was told that our province has a twin in Mindanao. But as a young girl who has heard and read too...

Landco raises resort living once more with Club Laiya and CaSoBē

Landco Pacific Corp., the upscale leisure community developer, once again raises the benchmark in resort living with its new leisure tourism estates, Club Laiya and CaSoBē in Batangas.

DPWH sparks socio-economic progress with big-ticket projects in Cagayan Valley

In major riverine towns in Cagayan Valley, like Isabela, residents have to cross the Cagayan River to go to school or sell their produce. For the most part, they used...

Discovery Samal to open in 2022

Discovery Hospitality Corp. has announced that it has signed a contract with Samal Shores, Inc., a subsidiary of CSG Holdings Corp., to manage the latter’s up-and-coming grand hotel and resort...

Shining the spotlight on sustainable tourism

Today it seems that more people are interested in spending more time in nature, whether it's living and working in green spaces or relaxing in a nourishing environment. Climate change...

El Don Resort, a traveler’s gem at the southern tip of Davao Oriental

In Davao Oriental, the southeastern tip of the Davao peninsula, lies a municipality called Gov. Generoso, named after Davao Province former Gov. Sebastian Generoso. The second-class municipality features agriculture and...

Want to #SAFEcation? Try Hotel Casiana in Tagaytay

Tourism is not yet back to its normal state, but a lot of hospitality establishments have learned how to adapt to the "new normal." One such hotel is Hotel Casiana...

Hotel market unlikely to attract new investments until travel recovers

The hotel and tourism industries are among the hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic and the recovery of these sectors might be slower compared to other real estate asset classes....

Two Philippine hotels issued WTTC Safe Travels stamp

The Joy Nostalg Hotel & Suites Manila and Grand Hyatt Hotel were the first two recipients of the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels Stamp in the country,...

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.

Tips for a festive Christmas staycation

The tourism sector has been badly hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. With tourism activities prohibited in areas under general community quarantine and higher levels, it has been difficult for the...

Things you should know when booking a staycation

Spending most of our days at home these past months made us crave for a change in scenery. While some local destinations have already opened doors to domestic tourists, not...

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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...