The Mystique ‘Tangke’ of Islas de Gigantes

Tuesday, 8 April 2014, 12:16 | Category : Philippines, Travel
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If you want to experience how it feels like when time stops and the feeling of from a different world, then no need to travel to far places. ‘Tangke’ is the most popular tourist attraction in Islas de Gigantes. Visitors of Islas de Gigantes never failed to mention how they have been bewitched by this mysterious place. Located in Islas de Gigantes Sur, ‘Tangke’ as commonly called by the locals is a saltwater lagoon surrounded by high limestone cliffs. From the outside, one would never know that there is a hidden gem inside, a magnificent creation of God. People who have visited the place could somewhat compare it to El Nido of Palawan or Thailand. It’s just so breath-taking.

Isla de Gigantes, Carles, Iloilo

Boracay : Famed White Paradise Island

Monday, 31 March 2014, 16:52 | Category : Philippines, Travel
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Yes, dubbed by Travel and Leisure in 2012 as number one (1) World’s Best Island. For the past several years, it has become a top tourist destination because of its pristine and white sand that has captured every visitor’s heart both locally and abroad. So let’s get to know the world’s best island getaway.
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Must-Haves Beach Essentials

Friday, 7 March 2014, 14:06 | Category : SPR, Travel
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Summer is just around the corner so I’m pretty sure you’re already looking forward to that getaway vacation at the beach. But before you head out to your dream beach destination, here’s a checklist to make sure you got everything you need to enjoy the sun, sand and sea.

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Summer Destinations in The Philippines

Saturday, 1 March 2014, 16:50 | Category : Philippines
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Lately, I’ve been busy managing my schedules: from running errands to making a living that I haven’t noticed it’s already the first day of March. In a few days, school will be over and summer vacation will officially start. It’s going to be two months of fun under the sun. For me, summer is synonymous to vacation, fun and beaches. Oh! I can’t wait to hit the road for my next summer getaway vacation. The thought of relaxing and having fun somewhere interesting made me excited. So I’ve made a list of top summer destinations in the country. I’ve been to some of the places and would still love to go back there and some are still on my bucket list, waiting to be explored.

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42nd Ilo-Ilo Paraw Regatta Festival

Friday, 28 February 2014, 12:28 | Category : Festivals, Travel
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It’s a fine Sunday morning, the sun is shining, and the weather is good; it is perfect for sailing. If you happen to live along the coasts of Arevalo then surely you have witnessed sailboats with painted (I mean colorful and artistic) sails. Well, it’s Paraw Regatta Festival folks! But what really is Paraw Regatta?

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Photo Wednesday: PT Sunset

Wednesday, 23 October 2013, 22:50 | Category : Photo Wednesday
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Punta Taytay Sunset, Bacolod
Another beautiful sunset at the beach

Masskara Village 2013

Tuesday, 15 October 2013, 10:31 | Category : Festivals, Philippines, Travel
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The Masskara Village 2013, a joint project of ABS-CBN Bacolod and Robinsons Place is now on its 17th year. Fifty-five (55) colourful intricately designed wearable masks created by artist all around Negros are on display at the said mall.

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Kruhay Antique Heritage Tour Day 1

Wednesday, 25 September 2013, 0:28 | Category : Philippines, Travel
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It’s been a while since I joined a sponsored tour, so I was a bit excited when I got invited for the launch of the “Manggad Kang Antique Heritage Tour” headed by Mr. Flord Nicson Calawag with the Department of Tourism Region 6 and the provincial government of Antique. The target of this tour is to promote not only the eco-tourism of the province of Antique but also to help the community-based livelihood of the province.

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Photo Wednesday: Sunset @ Punta Taytay

Wednesday, 21 August 2013, 1:45 | Category : Photo Wednesday, Uncategorized
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Punta Taytay, Bacolod sunset

How to Save Money with Last Minute Travel

Wednesday, 17 July 2013, 11:39 | Category : News, SPR
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If you need to fly out of town unexpectedly, you may be nervous you’ll have to spend a lot of money to get to your destination. While this is usually the case, there are ways you can save money. The following are some tips you can implement now to get the best deal possible on last minute flights.

Search for the Cheapest Flights
Airlines have different rates, even for last minute flights. Search all of the airlines going to your destination to find out which one has the lowest rate. Be sure to check rates throughout the day because they can fluctuate significantly.

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