By Ronnel W. Domingo
The City of Vigan is losing steam after a strong start as among 28 contenders in the search for the top seven cities in the world, according to campaign organizer New7Wonders Foundation. “With four months left to the end of the first finalist phase in the global New7Wonders Cities voting campaign … cities that [...]
By Nestor Corrales
The newest online survey tagging the Philippines as among the top 10 places in the world to visit would attract even more tourists to come to the country, Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said Saturday.
By Nestor Corrales
The Philippines has been recognized as one of the top 10 places in the world to visit, a survey showed.
“I’m afraid people may have mistaken me for Mayor Estrada, but unfortunately, I can’t sing or act,” quipped the mustached San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee.
By Niña P. Calleja
Despite the series of calamities that struck last year, the Philippines registered a 9.56 percent growth in foreign arrivals in 2013, welcoming a total of 4,681,307 visitors.
By Michael Lim Ubac
They traded the bitterly cold winter for a relatively mild chilly weather.
By Matikas Santos
Citing the devastation caused by Supertyphoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) in the central Philippines, a British travel website has included the country on its list of top 10 countries to visit in 2014.
South Korea remained the Philippines’ largest source of tourists this year while the number of tourists coming from China went down by 70 percent, immigration authorities said.
The Philippines is unlikely to hit its target of five million tourists this year due to damage caused by twin disasters, a tourism official said Saturday.
Hong Kong travel agencies said Monday they were cancelling most package tours to Bangkok because of anti-government protests, after authorities issued a travel warning for the strife-torn Thai capital.
By Philip C. Tubeza
Is a breakthrough in sight? The Philippine government will announce in the next few days the “very concrete” steps it has taken to find a “final solution” and address the demands of the victims of the 2010 Manila hostage taking tragedy, a ranking Philippine official said here on Tuesday.
Malaysian police said on Saturday an Al-Qaeda linked terror group from the Philippines was believed to be behind the killing of a Taiwanese tourist and the kidnapping of his wife.