Tourism

Crimson’s peak

They say Boracay is not Boracay without the riot — the faint smell of stale...

Grand Hyatt Manila continues to light up BGC skyline

Welcomes back leisure guests Although protected by masks, face shields...

The Ruined project?: Creating beauty amid the ruins

“Ruin is a gift. Ruin is the road to transformation.” — Eat Pray...

Cordova eyes CCLEX-driven tourism growth, braces for visitor influx

The once-sleepy town of Cordova is preparing for the expected influx of tourists with the opening of the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX).

President Duterte leads the opening ceremony of CCLEX

President Rodrigo Duterte will lead today’s opening ceremony of the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX), an engineering marvel that has become Cebu’s newest...

Sustainable resort tourism, Our most beautiful natural resource

Natural beauty and rich diversity abound in the Philippines, my adopted home. Both local and foreign tourists look forward to visiting its...

Visita Iglesia: The gems of Rizal’s lake town churches

Two years into the pandemic and with fewer restrictions on mobility, quite a number of Catholics have re-started their Visita Iglesia, the act of...

Lakadasal : A walking Visita Iglesia

A priest once said, "A pilgrim is always in danger of being a tourist." Ironically, the seven-church visitation was encouraged as a...

Hotels expect high occupancy this Holy Week

Philippine hotels and resorts are expecting to see higher occupancies from domestic tourists this week as the country observes Holy Week, the...

Where to go this summer without traveling too far

Seat sales, vacation promos and warmer days are all testaments that summer really is here, and all of us are tempted to...

Bataan: Our heroes’ brave stand

Bataan is the embodiment of bravery. Filipinos sometimes use the word “Bataan” to refer to a plucky group of people.

Your kingdom by the sea: Beach homes are all the rage

It’s been said that seas govern wealth while mountains guide relationships and people. This is according to Feng Shui...