COULDN’T STAY STILL? HERE ARE 4 PLACES YOU CAN NOW VISIT

Nearly two years of being in this pandemic could really change your psyche. Looking back, one could only imagine how we survived being cooped up in our homes and not be in places. Suddenly, the world that seemed so big for us to handle became too little—even breathing becomes taxing. But hey, look where we […]

35 TOURISM DEV’T SITE BILLS GET HOUSE PANEL OK

The House Committee on Tourism chaired by Laguna 3rd District Representative Sol Aragones approved 35 bills seeking to develop and promote various areas in the country as tourism destinations. Aragones said that these measures, if enacted into law, would give a timely boost to the tourism industry, as well as generate investments and employment opportunities to […]

PH REOPENS TO FULLY-VAXXED FOREIGN TOURISTS — DOT

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Berna Romulo- Puyat announced that on the DOT’s request, the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) “has approved in principle the entry of fully vaccinated tourists from Green List countries/territories/jurisdictions,” following the guidelines as may be finalized and approved by the IATF-EID. The Special Technical […]

DOT WELCOMES SHORTENED QUARANTINE FOR VAXXED OFWS

The Department of Tourism (DOT) welcomed the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases’ (IATF-EID)  decision to shorten the hotel quarantine period for fully vaccinated returning overseas Filipinos, including Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs)  and balikbayans from yellow countries, from five days to just three days starting November 22. Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat […]

DOT: PHL to welcome Int’l tourists soon

Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Berna Romulo- Puyat announced today November 19, 2021 (Friday) that upon the DOT’s request, the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) “has approved in principle the entry of fully vaccinated tourists from Green List countries/territories/jurisdictions,” following the guidelines as may be finalized and approved by […]

Wow Pilipinas among the top party-list groups in midterm polls

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WOW Pilipinas Partylist garners 4.5 percent votes from a mock poll with 8,000 respondents in the National Capital Region. The non-commissioned survey was conducted by the RP-Mission and Development Foundation Inc (RPMDINC) from April 22 to 27, 2019. The survey results show the high recall of WOW Pilipinas Party-list, despite being a newcomer, due to […]

Baclaran Church promoted as a tourist destination

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Parañaque Rep. Eric Olivarez aims to declare the National Shrine of our Mother of Perpetual Help or the Baclaran Church as a tourist spot. He quoted that the Redemptorist Church is one of the largest Marian Churches in the Philippines where thousands of believers attend the Mass every Wednesday and pray the Novena of Our […]

PH now one of world’s top agri-tourism destinations

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Wow Pilipinas believes that farm tourism is one of the ways to promote sustainability and job opportunities. The Philippines is now among the world’s top agri-tourism destinations following the sector’s drive for more revenue streams for farmers, according to a research group. In a report, the Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study & Research […]

Philippines to join World Expo 2020 in Dubai

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The Philippines will join the World Expo 2020 to be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. President Rodrigo Duterte, through Administrative Order No. 17, has commanded the establishment of a Philippine Organizing Committee to handle Manila’s participation in the event. Manila’s organizing committee will be led by the secretary of the Department of Trade and […]

Cebu is seen as a rising film festival hub

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Cebu should sincerely consider the potentiality of becoming a film-making hub amid increasing demand for original content. “I think the potential for Cebu of becoming a hub or as a center for film and media production is considerable, especially (since) we have an airport right there,” said Mel Allego, president of the Cebu International Film […]