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...

Layag: An island-living pop-up

In collaboration with Aruga Resort and Residences - Mactan, the Holistic Coalition of the Willing (HoliCOW) is bringing the best of island living to...

Paraiso Village Farm: A farm that keeps on giving

(Michaela is a writer for the STAR’s Features section. When she’s not beating deadlines, she’s in her small succulent garden, sipping coffee while dancing...

Savoy is the centerpiece of Boracay Newcoast

(Scott is Lifestyle desk editor at Philippine Star, and in spare moments, fronts his band The Garceaus with wife Therese Jamora-Garceau.) Savoy Hotel in Boracay...

Heritage structures and the law

Whether they’ve been to Paris or not, many people around the world mourned upon seeing the Notre Dame Cathedral in flames last month. What...

Valerie Soliven: Nurturing success

Elegant, poised, and highly professional: that’s how many people would describe Valerie Jane L. Soliven, particularly those who have worked with her and for...

The wind of cultural change in Biñan

According to National Geographic, there are five kinds of wind zone — polar easterlies, westerlies, trade winds, horse latitudes and the doldrums. But in the lakeside barangay...

Escape to this oasis in Bohol and be relaxed

The past two months have been the hottest experienced by Filipinos, with temperatures averaging between 36 and 38 degrees Celsius. It also doesn’t help...

Tourism can boost new business ventures

Deemed as a dream destination, the Philippines is truly blessed with generous attractions. With this advantage, tourism is a driver for the country’s economic...

Back To Your Roots: Local and Sustainable Brands That Will Make You Proudly Pinoy

These days, sustainability has become more than a bandwagon that consumers hop on. It’s becoming a lifestyle, and with good reason. With climate change...