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CNN Travel lists the UNESCO Heritage Site as one of Asia’s most picturesque towns.
The beautiful city of Vigan waves the Philippine flag on a list of the most picturesque towns in Asia curated by CNN Travel. The story notes that the historical town is “one of the best places to experience Spanish colonial-era architecture in ...
 
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This year's Sovereign Grant report revealed that the royal household earned roughly $8.9 million from tourism this year.
The past year has been filled with milestones for the British royal family, from weddings to births (and a few christenings and international tours in between). All those headlines and celebrations came alongside a major increase in visitors to royal residences, which in turn meant a ...
 
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The charming cabinet secretary is currently the darling of the media and the rest of the nation.
The rain is pouring in torrents. It’s a bleak Saturday afternoon, and after an extremely hectic work week, it is clear Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo Puyat would much rather be in bed. But she had committed to attending the launch of ikotMNL ...
 
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More and more cities are at the risk of being “loved to death,” writes The Telegraph.
You’ve seen them at tourist spots like the Louvre in Paris, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, and even White Beach in Boracay—swarms of vacationers flocking to a single attraction, posing for pictures in every corner imaginable.The official name of the global problem ...
 
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Some of the Philippines' biggest names in business are at the opening of the "world's first resort airport."
Mactan-Cebu International Airport’s second terminal has just been unveiled.Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte led the inauguration of Cebu-Mactan International Airport's Terminal 2 today. He was joined by board chairman Srinivas Bommidala, president Manuel Louie Ferrer of GMR-Megawide Cebu Airport Corp. (GMCAC), and Department of Tourism Secretary ...
 
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Discover the vintage delights of Benjamin Pollock’s magical miniatures.
All manner of retired toys, from threadbare teddies to china dolls with flowing locks of real hair, can be found crammed into the Lilliputian Pollock’s Toy Museum in Fitzrovia. However, it’s best known as the home of the toy theater, and there’s ...
 
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Many of Manila's pioneer establishments had their beginnings in Escolta.
Let us transport you to Old Manila in the 1930s.Welcome to Calle de la Escolta—definitely the main haunt of the fashionable set in the early 20th century. Weekends have become much more exciting with many new establishments embellishing the avenue. Trendy business ...
 
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Because no one wants to be a rude tourist.
If you've clicked on this article, chances are you're a world traveler. But unless you're a world traveler and an etiquette expert, you likely don't know, say, the European countries where it's appropriate to add a tip to your bill or that it's rude to bring your host an even number of flowers ...
 
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Make a difference in the Philippines... one travel destination at a time.
More than 100 million Filipinos live on the 7,600-plus islands that make up the Philippine archipelago. Despite bolstered tourism efforts, many parts of the Philippines, as well as the respective cultures of their islands, remain unknown to the greater international community.To this ...
 
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Journalist Bambina Olivares shares things you can’t miss out on this vibrant region.
Journalist Bambina Olivares shares things you can’t miss out on this vibrant region.1. Fall in love with Cape Town.There are few places in the world as breathtakingly beautiful as Cape Town. Nestled between the sea and the mountains, it’s a little bit ...
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